HSE Specialist, Rigid Packaging – Johannesburg – Ref: 1026839-124

  • Certificate
  • Johannesburg,
  • Posted 10 months ago
  • This position has been filled

Ref: 1026839-124

Job Description:

Bring you rigid plastic background combined with your health and safety experience and help take this leader to new heights.

Position details:
Type: Permanent
Primary purpose: The job holder will be responsible for daily monitoring, reporting and awareness of health, safety & environment tasks in the plant.

Job description / core competencies:
Administration of health, safety, and environmental programs.
Implement programs, safety induction, technical guidance and maintain appropriate level of awareness to identify and remove hazards and potential risk from the operations’ sites.
Conduct safety & health training programs for all plant employees and supervisors. Cascade a culture that prioritizes effective HSE and reduces overall associated risks and costs.
Provide regular written reports, as well as other HSE related results and updates to the man-agement team.
Investigate & report accidents and take action to eliminate accident causes.
Conduct inspections to identify unhealthy, or unsafe acts, conditions, or application of work practices, and prepare written reports of inspections with action plan for closure.
Review & develop the risk assessment for all specific jobs inside the plant for routine and non-routine jobs and ensure the implementation of the risk controls.
Follow-up contractors’ contracts conditions to ensure that the safety issues are clearly men-tioned i.e. (safety elements, supervision, and awareness) and that jobs include the risk as-sessment and controls.
Follow-up the control of wastes, emissions, hazards, and other aspects in accordance with legal and other requirements and ensure the implementation of the corrective actions and re-port the non-conformities to management.
Maintain and ensure the implementation and effectiveness of the environmental management system ISO 14001, and take the necessary actions to keep the system running effectively.
Conduct an evaluation for all plant areas, evaluate the fire risk to identify the suitable fire pro-tection system, firefighting water network for the whole plant, fire suitable manual extinguisher to be distributed to all plant areas according to the type and capacity.
Maintain the effectiveness of the fire protection system through follow up on inspection for all firefighting devices to keep them in good conditions, accessible and effective.
Cascade and maintain an emergency plan and its procedures and ensure that the emergency team has received the proper training and awareness.
Ensure that correct PPE is always available to all relevant employees.

Location (country, city): Johannesburg, Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

Legislation, regulation, and guidelines.
Good command of English language.
Competent in Microsoft Office.
Good communication skills, ability to lead others and train others in a teamwork effort.
Able to take decisions and act as a role model regarding HSE.

This position should be acquainted with:
Safety, health, and environment programs.
ISO 9000-2000 requirement and audits.
ISO 14001 requirement and audits.
ISO 45001 requirements and audits.
Risk management.

Company Description:

Leader in the production of plastic packaging.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.


HSE Specialist, Rigid Packaging – Johannesburg – Ref: 1026839-124

HSE Specialist

HSE Specialist


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