SAFETY OFFICER

February 29, 2024
3000 - 6000 / month
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Our company is recruiting a qualified and experienced safety officer for immediate employment. Interested candidates should apply as soon as possible.

Responsibilities

*Support the development of OHS policies and programs
*Advise and instruct on various safety-related topics (noise levels, use of machinery, etc.)
*Conduct risk assessment and enforce preventative measures
*Review existing policies and measures and update them according to legislation
*Initiate and organize OHS training of employees and executives
*Inspect premises and the work of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity (e.g. not using protective equipment)
*Oversee installations, maintenance, disposal of substances, etc.
*Stop any unsafe acts or processes that seem dangerous or unhealthy
*Record and investigate incidents to determine causes and handle worker’s compensation claims
*Prepare reports on occurrences and provide statistical information to upper management.

Requirement

*Knowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practices
*Experience in writing reports and policies for health and safety
*Familiarity with conducting data analysis and reporting statistics
*Proficient in MS Office; Working knowledge of safety management information systems is a plus
*Outstanding organizational skills
*Diligent with great attention to detail
*Excellent communication skills with the ability to present and explain health and safety topics
*BSc/BA in safety management, engineering, or a relevant field is preferredCertificate in occupational health and safety
*Certificate in occupational health and safety
Candidate should live around Tema and Spintex and its environs.