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Health & Safety Officer - Lusaka, Zambia

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Job Details

Job ID: #11419
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Transport, logistics
Job Role Health & Safety Officer
Joining Date TBC
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary TBC

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Entry Level
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian
Degree Degree/Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety/Environment, Security or related preferred

Job Description

Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: Closed

Outline of Duties & Responsibilities:
Assist the Group HSES Manager, lead the HSES team in implementing and maintaining HSES Policies and support management to create a safety culture which embraces zero harm and sustainability;
Liaise with HR/Legal department to communicate relevant Injury On Duty, Security and Environmental Incidents to the relevant authorities within stipulated time according to legal requirements;
Assist management in defining Incident control, emergency preparedness and response procedures;
Assist Management (HSES and Legal) to define Procedure requirements for document and records control;
Identify HSES hazards and risks by assisting and guiding management in risk assessments, and advising solutions, particularly when changes to equipment, procedures and jobs are introduced;
Conduct HSES training sessions as and when required;
Ensure HSES competence is maintained amongst the team;
Assist management to run HSES consultation and education programs with personnel;
Define contractor, customer and visitor HSES requirements and ensure procedures are updated;
Ensure all HSES updates are communicated to affected or interested parties e.g. Risk assessments, Incident Investigation and HSES Policies;
Assist HSES Manager in planning, conducting site contractor HSES Audits and inspections;
Investigate, analyse incident and injury results, identify trends, implement improvement and control measures;
Assist in defining Environment management Procedures and management review procedures;
Advise on Fatigue management in liaison with operational areas;
Ensure Security Procedures requirements are followed;

Key Skills
Minimum of 3 years of experience in HSES area at Supervisory level;
Experience as a trainer in HSES programs and processes required;
Experience in ISO, OHSAS, HSES auditing, external qualification preferred;
Knowledge of Governmental, National and Provincial laws and regulations;
Strong technical knowledge of processes and/or the industry;
Accident Investigation training;

  • Job Role: Health & Safety Officer
  • Industry: Environment
  • Salary: TBC

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Degree/Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety/Environment, Security or related preferred;
Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, etc.);

Additional Requirements

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