Health and Safety Officer

Full time @Dangote Group in Security & Risk Management Email Job

Job Detail

  • Job ID 7027
  • Career Level Mid-Level
  • Experience 3 Years
  • Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree (BSC)

Job Description

Job Summary

  • Participate in implementing the DCP approved occupational safety program, analyzing and administering various components of the safety programs.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Implement approved safety plans and programs in the Plant and monitor employees’ compliance with safety policies.
  • Support in planning and promoting safety programs and conduct periodic assessments to identify program deficiencies.
  • Assist in conducting safety drills at the Plant, in line with the approved schedule.
  • Evaluate hazardous conditions and recommend engineering controls, administrative controls, and/or use of personal protective equipment.
  • Perform or assist with accident investigations as required and ensure prompt communication of recommendations to all concerned parties.
  • Support in the execution of approved corrective action to prevent future incidents.
  • Provide information to Compensation Administrators for timely processing of compensation benefits for injured individuals.
  • Maintain complete and accurate records of safety activities and accident occurrences, and develop periodic reports to determine safety trends and needs.
  • Conduct periodic inspections of DCP Plants to assist managers and supervisors in environmental, health, and safety compliance.
  • Collect, analyze and maintain data essential for effective safety programs.
  • Establish and maintain harmonious relationships with other employees, officials, external organizations, and representatives of Local, State, and Federal agencies.
  • Participate in the conduct of basic HSE induction exercises for Plant employees, contractors, and visitors.

Education and Work Experience

  • B.Sc in Engineering or it’s equivalent in any science discipline.
  • Membership of relevant safety institutes e.g. IOSH and ISPON.
  • Relevant safety training from recognized safety Professional bodies such as BSC and ISPON.
  • Minimum of three (3) years relevant work experience.

Requirements
Skills and Behaviours:

  • Adequate knowledge of the cement and manufacturing industry.
  • Adequate knowledge of safety regulations.
  • Ability to adequately analyze an incident and proffer valuable solutions.
  • Ability to communicate incidences and emergencies clearly.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.
  • High sense of responsibility and accountability.

Benefits

  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development

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