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Safety Officer

Available for exploratory interviews.
Ref: EP18387725

Safety Officer - Environmental Health or Engineering - Railway Design - Construction and Operation of Railway Systems, seeks a position as SHEQ Officer. Ensuring a safe and healthy working environment that complies with current health and safety legislation, investigate and report on all work-related injuries, participate in internal and external SHEQ Audits and Inspections.

Company classification: Sales, Distribution & Aftermarket Support (sales & distribution only, in- or exclusive of maintenance, repair, overhaul & aftermarket. e.g. Tier 1 & 2, or OEM equipment supplier. DOES NOT MANUFACTURE). Industry in: Engineering - Railway Design - Construction and Operation of Railway Systems Highest formal qualification and other: B.Tech Discipline: Environmental Health Years of experience range: c. 3 to 5 years (a. Less than 1 year management) Annual package range: South African Rand - ZAR Annual package range: 351 000 - 450 000, per annum Nationality: South African Home and other languages: English, IsiZulu, Sepedi Gender: Female Ethnicity: African/Black Candidate location: South Africa Location preference: I am open to positions both nationally and internationally.

Online Interview Questionnaire

Primary purpose of current/most recent position:

Compile and update safety files.
• Conduct induction internally, to visitors and contractors.
• Identifying and arranging OHS-related training.
• Conducting regular coordinated SHEQ inspections.
• PPE procurement.
• Contractor management.
• Oversee safety in logistics, services, workshop, and
• Internal auditing and ISO system implementation.
• WCA incident reporting and IOD management.
• Ensure legal compliance with relevant legislation.
• Incident investigation and Root Cause Analysis.
• Toolbox box drafting and control.
• Arrange and facilitate SHE Committee meetings.

Core elements or functions that must operate effectively in order to achieve primary purpose:

Dedication, Good communication skills and leading by example.

Description of self, along with greater purpose and passions:

I'm very driven and enthusiastic. I believe that there's nothing I can't do if I put my mind to it. I have a positive attitude towards life and I'm always looking forward to learning new things.

Ideal business title:

SHEQ Officer.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities of ideal position:

Ensuring a safe and healthy working environment that complies with current health and safety legislation, Investigate and report on all work-related injuries, Participate in internal and external SHEQ Audits and Inspections.

Skill area of competence:

• Strong communication and
presentation skills.
• On-time delivery of good
quality work.
• Ability to work independently
and a good team player.
• Good interpersonal skills,
including a high level of
• Analytical, benchmarking,
problem solving and
coordination skills.
• Internal Auditing, strategic
thinking, report writing and
• Dynamic with high energy
levels and balanced thinking
profile (factual and centered).

Career summary:

1 year- Manufacture and rail transport.
1 year- medical waste management, water quality monitoring, surveillance of premises.
2 years- Material and equipment handling, logistics and warehouse (forklifts)

What do you absolutely love doing:

Playing chess. I’m a very solution driven person and I love solving complex problems. I relish every challenge I’m given head on and I always achieve everything I set my mind to.

Ideal company (culture and values):

An environment that allows individuals to utilise their skills and bring expertise that will contribute to the company and also an organisation that promotes a healthy work-life balance and also offers learning and growth opportunities that advance careers and better compensation.

If you are looking for a Safety Officer, then do get in touch.

Call the Head Office – Gauteng, SA. + 27 10 597 0862.

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