WSO John A. Agrilla Honorable Mention Certificate: Orlando C. Pernites

An Active Member of the WSO who has shown an above average dedication to the promotion of occupational and environmental safety and health in the field of construction safety. 

Ed Hogue, Orlando Pernites, and Alfredo De La Rosa, Jr.

Ed Hogue, Orlando Pernites, and Alfredo De La Rosa, Jr.

Orlando C. Pernites | Doha, Qatar
Mr. Orlando Pernites is a Senior HSE Supervisor for United Development Company – the Pearl Qatar Operations Directorate (HSSE Department) He has more than 20 years of broad practice in the field of Occupational Health, Safety & Environment and Fire Protection in the Middle East. Currently assigned as a Senior HSE Supervisor in United Development Company- The Pearl Qatar projects for the constructions of high rise residential towers in a billion-dollar man-made island.

Previously, Mr. Pernites was assigned in several Saudi ARAMCO projects, taking various position titles as Safety Officer, Safety Inspector, Project Safety Officer and fully familiar with Saudi ARAMCO Engineering Standards and International Industry Standards. He also spent four years in the field of fire protection and suppression with the Bureau of Fire Protection – Department of the Interior and Local Government in the Philippines.

He possesses proven expertise in hazard identification, risk assessment, fire risk assessment, safety audits and fire loss control of various types of industrial sector, paint manufacturing plant, port container terminal, agricultural and food product facilities, commercial/mercantile occupancies and construction projects in the Oil & Gas sectors and fully familiar with OSHA, NFPA, Saudi ARAMCO Engineering standards and other International Health, Safety and Environmental Standards.

Mr. Pernites is knowledgeable in developing HSE Programs; Safety Training Modules; Safety Publications and Safety Promotional Programs. Safety Trainer / Course Instructor on various safety courses i.e. Employee and Contractors Safety Indoctrination; Safety Orientation Program; Accident / Incident Investigation and Analysis; Job Safety Analysis (JSA); Conduct of Effective Tool Box Talks; Fire Prevention and Control.