ARM Cement Safety Health & Environment Officers Vacancies

Career Opportunity at ARM Cement Ltd
ARM Cement Ltd, (formerly Athi River Mining), was founded in 1974 and has grown to become one of East Africa’s largest cement manufacturer under the Rhino Cement brand, with a regional market share of around 15%.   
ARM Cement is publicly listed in the Nairobi Securities Exchange and a frontrunner in East African manufacturing, with cement plants in Athi River, Kaloleni, Kigali, Daresalaam, and Tanga. The Company also manufactures sodium silicate, industrial minerals and soil and crop specific Mavuno Fertilizers.    

ARM recently entered into a $140 million equity investment deal with the CDC Group, a development finance institution of the UK government. 
This equity investment will see the Company continue an aggressive growth and expansion programme, improve production efficiencies and continue the community developmental work proudly managed by Company staff under the Rhino Cement Foundation.
To support the expansion programmes and the community development work, we are seeking to recruit results-oriented Safety Health & Environment Officers to be part of their dynamic team. 
ARM Cement is an equal opportunity employer.
Title: Safety Health & Environment Officers
Location: Kenya, Tanzania
Work Type: Full time

The position is permanent and pensionable with a competitive remuneration to the successful candidate. 

Reporting to the Plant Manager and with technical guidance from the Corporate Safety, Health & Environment Manager, the Job holder will be responsible for Plant health, safety & Environment management.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Creating a culture of health and safety at the Plant will be the primary deliverable.
  • Provide training on, and monitoring compliance to the health, safety and environmental issues
  • Implement and monitor compliance to internationally recognized safety standards.
  • Design, implement, communicate and coordinate all environmental, health, and safety programs and systems for the entire organization
  • Developing and implementing Safety management systems, processes, and procedures that improve business operations.
  • Serve as the organization’s expert within the field of SHE
  • Review internal SHE policies and practices to ensure they are current and appropriate
  • Coordinating Safety training across the business.
  • Developing and facilitating risk assessments
  • Coordinating and executing SHE inspections, and internal, sub-contractor, and third party audits
  • Conducting investigations and analyses of, and reporting findings to management
  • Developing and monitoring SHE performance, progress, preventive and corrective action plans
Essential qualifications / knowledge / experience
  • Degree or higher in Environment, Occupational Safety & Health, Engineering or related field
  • Minimum 7 years relevant experience in the management of safety, health, quality and environment in a heavy industry or manufacturing.
  • Excellent computer skills required, Extended experience in audits (internal & external)
  • Fluent written and spoken English and Kiswahili
  • Strong report writing and presentation skills
  • Registered Lead Expert
  • EMS Lead auditor is an added advantage
How to Apply
Interested candidates should send a soft copy of their application to the address below. It should include:
  • A covering letter that clearly demonstrates experience, based on the job described here and its requirements, why you are the best person for this job.
  • An up-to-date CV that includes a description of relevant experience.
  • The names and addresses of three professional referees.
  • Your email, Skype address and day-time telephone number
  • Details on current remuneration and your contractual notice period/earliest availability.
Adept Systems
Management Consultants
PO Box 6416, Nairobi, GPO 00100

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 
Please note that we do not charge for receiving or processing applications. 
ARM Cement is an equal opportunity employer.
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