Health and Safety Officer Job in Kenya (180K)

Job Vacancy: EHS Officer / Health and Safety Officer

Salary: 180k

We have a career opportunity with our client – a group of companies located in Kenya for a specialist position in Health and Safety.

You will be required to do the below;

  • Support and assist the EHS Manager & the development of policies and programs of the Group.
  • Advise and instruct on various safety-related topics within the printing industry
  • Conduct regular risk assessment and enforce preventative measures on a regular basis
  • Organize EHS training of employees and executives. NITA administration is a must
  • Inspect premises and the workplaces of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity to set standards
  • Oversee the recording and investigating incidents/ near misses to determine causes and assist in handling worker’s compensation claims with HR
  • Assist in the preparation of reports on occurrences and provide statistical information to Upper Management & Senior Executives

Requirements

  • Proven experience as safety officer within Kenya
  • In depth knowledge of legislation DOSH, NEMA, NITA and procedures
  • Must have knowledge of hazardous materials and practices
  • Experience in writing reports and assist in policies reviews for health and safety documentation
  • Familiarity with conducting data analysis and reporting statistics
  • Proficient in MS Office; Working knowledge of safety management information systems is a plus
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Diligent with great attention to detail and attention to risk and hazard identification
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present and explain health and safety topics from plant floor to boardroom
  • The ability to work on several sites/ workplaces simultaneously
  • Certified in safety management with 3 – 5 years’ work experience
  • Certificate in occupational health and safety/ management

How to Apply

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Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi County

Kenya
Engineering and Technical, Occupational Health and Safety
Updated: December 9, 2018 — 8:36 am