QHSE Officer (Zambia)

  • Company:
    Alistair James Company Ltd
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    22 hours ago
  • Category:
    General

Solwezi, Zambia

1. Overall Purpose

+ To oversee all HSE activities and programs

+ To promote continual improvement, humility and safety across the Group.

2. Accountability & Responsibility Areas.

+ To oversee all HSE activities and programs

+ To promote continual improvement, humility and safety across the Group.

+ Assist in compliance reviews, general risk assessments and other safety assessments to support Health,

+ Manage HSE Programs, Policies and Procedures and maintain relevant logs and documentation.

+ Assist in the compliance of applicable laws and regulations i.e OSHA.

+ Perform HSE Inspections and prepare applicable HSE reports as necessary.

+ Provide assistance and advice on HSE issues to make recommendations to the company.

+ Participate in detailed incident investigations and Root Cause Analysis.

+ Promote incident prevention for the benefit of employees and visitors.

+ Assist in the development and presentation of relevant HSE training.

+ Observe HSE regulations, wears all required safety equipment, encourages safe working practices, corrects obvious hazards immediately or reports them to the proper personnel.

+ Ability to work with employees and achieve cultural change in the face of potential resistance.

+ Maintain positive and proactive relations with managers and employees, as well as customers and regulatory agencies.

+ Ability to evaluate PPE and ensure proper use and maintenance of PPE.

+ Ability to oversee Hazardous Waste Storage area and ensure regulatory agency compliance i.e. labeling, containment, proper disposal, documentation, etc.

+ Assist in emergency response and provide first aid treatment.

+ To help develop Job Hazard Analysis (JHA)

+ Ability to spearhead Safety Incentive Programs.

+ Perform other work related tasks as required as assigned

3. Knowledge , Skills & Qualifications

+ Minimum of bachelor?s degree in related field

+ Experience in working in a structured system.

+ Extensive knowledge of quality improvement systems.

+ International exposure.

+ Commercially astute.

+ Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

+ Self-motivation, leadership and innovation.

+ Excellent written report writing skills.