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Safety Officer Bachelor Degree Job

2024-01-15 18:25   Security / Safety   Kogi   205 views
Job Details

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Safety Officer

Location: Obajana, Kogi

Job Summary

The job holder ensures compliance with occupational health and safety guidelines, advises on safety topics, conducts risk assessments, and enforces preventative measures to create a safe workplace.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Support the development of OHS policies and programs

Advise and instruct on various safety-related topics (noise levels, use of machinery etc.)

Conduct risk assessment and enforce preventative measures

Review existing policies and measures and update according to legislation

Initiate and organize OHS training of employees and executives

Inspect premises and the work of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity (e.g. not using protective equipment)

Oversee installations, maintenance, disposal of substances etc.

Stop any unsafe acts or processes that seem dangerous or unhealthy

Record and investigate incidents to determine causes and handle worker’s compensation claims

Prepare reports on occurrences and provide statistical information to upper management

Requirements

Education and Work Experience:

BSc / BA in Safety Management, Engineering or relevant field is preferred

Certificate in occupational health and safety

3 – 5 years of cognate work experience as a safety officer

In depth knowledge of legislation (e.g., OSHA/EPA) and procedures

Knowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practices

Experience in writing reports and policies for health and safety

Familiarity with conducting data analysis and reporting statistics

Skills and Behavior:

Excellent organizational skills

Diligent with great attention to details

Excellent communication skills with the ability to present and explain health and safety topics

Interpersonal skills

Stress management skills

Swift decision-making ability.

Application Closing Date

Not Specified.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to apply online -(x4)-in-obajana-at-dangote-group?utm_source=HotNigerianJobs

Company Description
Dangote Group is one of Nigerias most diversified business conglomerates with a hard earned reputation for excellent business practices and products quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa.