SHE Officer with SAMTRAC and auditing experience – Gqeberha – Ref: 1114236-8


Ref: 1114236-8

Job Description:

Our client provides a wide product range to the steel industry in South Africa from their modern and comprehensive steel service centres and specialty steel divisions. The plant has a very low staff turnaround, a testament to the great working environment and culture, and the business is expanding.

They are looking for a qualified candidate, fully vaccinated. The individual must have a relevant tertiary qualification coupled with SAMTRAC, hazard identification & risk assessment as well as auditing (conducting and undergoing) experience. 1-2 years relevant experience in the implementation of ISO: 45001 systems. Experience in the steel or related industry would be advantageous as that will mean you have a good working knowledge of for example plate, structural, speciality steel and Automotive products.

Position details:

Type: Permanent

Reports to: Operations Manager

Primary purpose: The SHE Officer works closely with the Safety Manager, Health and Environment Managers as well as the SHE Team in coordinating, developing, implementing, controlling, auditing and monitoring SHE activities such as SHE policies, Management Systems and standards and Project specific SHE value propositions.

Key performance areas (duties & responsibilities):

  • Update and maintain the safety, health, wellness and environment management information system.
  • Update and maintain significant incident database including recordkeeping and data analysis.
  • Schedule and coordinate health and hygiene surveys and assist with wellness days.
  • Provide general SHE information and advice.
  • Monitor and report on trends in implementation of corrective and preventative actions and recommendations from incidents, audits and investigations.
  • Establishing and maintaining Legal References and Registers (Acts/Regulations)
  • Develop SHE procedures and instructions.
  • Develop and coordinate SHE awareness activities competitions and presentations.

Location (country, city): Gqeberha, Eastern Cape

Job Qualification & Experience:

Academic qualifications:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • National Diploma – Safety Management : preferred BTech/B Degree
  • SAMTRAC – Essential
  • Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment


  • 3-5 Years – Related Work Experience
  • 1-2 years relevant experience in the implementation of ISO: 45001 systems
  • Must have auditing experience – conducting and undergoing audits

Knowledge, skills & abilities:

  • Adhere to principles and values
  • Apply good governance principles
  • Deal effectively with change
  • Enthusiastically productive
  • Maintaining effective relationships
  • Sharing functional expertise
  • Build interpersonal tolerance and teamwork practices
  • Maintain focus and self-control
  • Verbal and Written Communication

Behavioural competencies:

  • Initiative
  • Persistence
  • Self-Control
  • Attention to Detail
  • Social Orientation
  • Analytical Thinking –
  • Cooperation


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


SHE Officer with SAMTRAC and auditing experience – Gqeberha – Ref: 1114236-8

SHE Officer

SHE Officer


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