A reputable Electric Power Distribution and Marketing company is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:
Job Title: Head, Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
Job Type: Full Time
Reports To: Managing Director / Chief Execueve Officer
To coordinate HSE management across client’s operating area; managing own workload and engaging all stakeholders to a range of levels to ensure all statutory end non-statutory HSE activities ore carried out and corrective actions identified in risk assessments are Implemented
To implement and sustain HSE policies and practices across client’s workplace that create safe working environment for all who enter or conduct work on / in any of the client’s premises / facilities / offices.
To embed a level of safety consciousness within workplace that results in endemic health & safety culture.
Engage with Top management end Department Heads / Managers to ensure that work have minimal effect on the environment
Ensure continued compliance of of visitors, vendors, Suppliers, and contractors to HSE internal processes, procedures, management systems and voluntary commitments to which the Client subscribes to.
Assist management in identifying areas where processes and procedures can be made more efficient.
Duties and Responsibilities
Identity with mega trends in HSE that may impact business sustainability.
Promote and raise awareness, at all levels of the organization the impact of all emerging HSE issues.
Drive HSE continuous improvement to supporting and implementing business strategies
Review and update organizational HSE guidelines in line with national legislation, including novel development in the energy sector both locally and internationally
Sustain the internal HSE Management Systems to ensure it remains effective within the organization and as a minimum, meets the requirements of te ISO standards 45001 and 1 4001
Monitor, record, evaluate and report kPls to other departments to provide insight into HSE compliance and performance evaluation
Facilitate meetings with top management to provide update on HSE Performance scorecard, changes in legislation and address any issues and concerns that may arise.
Plan and Participate in detailed incident investigations and Root Cause Analysis
Review incident investigation reports and ensure incident reporting align with regulatory requirements.
Build on internal and external network of stakeholders and develop wider cooperation / understanding amongst internal stakeholders to develop a culture of compliance
Prepare for and participate in HSE related audits (internal and external).
Design and deliver bespoke HSE mandatory training and induction package for employees and contractors.
Develop self and other members of the HSE department by ensuring continuing professional development (CPD)t is up to date
Oversee non-conformity management and ensure that action owners provide comprehensive action plan to top management within 5 working days of an issue being raised.
Represent the organization on HSE matters and interface with regulators and HSE Association / Bodies / NGOs / Networks
Plan, organize and execute HSE Corporate Responsibility programmes for the organization
Recommend PPE control measures and advise on the standard of PPE as applicable.
B.Sc and M.Sc Degree in any of Engineering, Sciences, Occupational Health & Safety, Sustainable Development, or any other relevant Degree.
Certification in NSE e.g., The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) certificate in
Occupational Health & Safety;
NEBOSH certificate in Environmental Management
NEBOSH certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management
Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)Certifications, ISO 45001 / 14001 / 9001 Lead Auditor Certification, etc.
Years of Experience:
Minimum of 4 years cognate experience in a similar organization, out of which 5 years is in a senior management role.
Essential Skills and Experience:
Excellent leadership and communication (verbal and written) shills
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent interpersonal skill and a strong team focus
Experience of a corporate work environment
Experience of managing workload to agreed service levels
Professional integrity in managing confidential and sensitive information.
Desirable Skills and Experience:
Broad knowledge and experience of Occupational Health & Safety and Environmental management isa must.
Experience in trainings and multiple stakeholders's engagement would be advantageous.
S/he must display a "can do" attitude, be innovative, dynamic, and willing to work efficiently and effectively to deliver excellent levels of service.
Substantive years of HSE professional membership with any professional body such as: ISPON. IOSH. WSO, IRSM. NES, WAMASON. IEMA, ISSP, etc.
Strong knowledge of ISO 45001 and ISO 14001 Management Systems.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Broad knowledge of range of assurance activities, tools, techniques, principles, and their application.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their detailed CV and Cover Letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org using the Job Title as the subject of the email.