Safety, Health and Environmental Officer x 4 – Construction Unit

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Safety, Health and Environmental Officer x 4 - Construction Unit

  • Post Date:November 10, 2021
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  • Career Level Officer
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 1-3 Years
Job Description


Post: Grade 12 (Bulawayo, Kwekwe, Harare)

Key accountabilities will include:

  • Conduct daily environmental and safety audits to ensure compliance with relevant policies and statutes.
  • Inspect and examine all health and safety related complaints, workplace accidents, outbreaks of diseases, the spill of hazardous toxins or poison
  • Search for physical, biological, and chemical workplace hazards
  • Investigate the construction site to ascertain equipment, production, and material processes do not pose a safety or health hazard to employees, work quests, and the general public
  • Create, evaluate, and implement health and safety programs and strategies
  • Liaison with national bodies on Safety, Health and Environmental activities in order to come up with plans and facilitate compliance with statutes.
  • Write daily/weekly safety and health reports or injury logs and ensure they are completed and submitted to relevant offices.
  • Train Employees and advice employers and all relevant stakeholders on issues of workplace safety and environmental protection
  • Creating different frameworks that will reduce accidents and improve workplace safety
  • Verify the adequacy and safety of all work proposed tools and equipment
  • Review and approve all subcontractors’ safety plans
  • Train and run drills and exercise with workers on how to manage an emergency situation.

Minimum Job and Person Specifications

  • An appropriate degree or equivalent professional qualification in the Occupational Health and Safety field
  • Membership of a relevant professional body
  • 2 years relevant experience

Competencies and Personal Attributes

  • Ability to communicate excellently in both oral and written format
  • Strong listening skills to be able to get valuable information from employees
  • Profound knowledge of construction industry standards and regulations
  • Good organizational and record-keeping abilities — the ability to maintain good record of alt safety-related activities
  • Good team player, Self-confident, motivated, and independent individual
  • Counselling skills
  • Sound computer literacy

Applications meeting the above stated requirements should submit a detailed curriculum vitae and certified copies of proof of qualifications, clearly headed “SAFETY, HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER – CONSTRUCTION” to:

The Human Resource & Administration Executive,
Bag 7719,

Or e-mail to [email protected] not later than 12 November 2021

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