Job Summary

The Health and Safety Officer will be required to facilitate compliance with occupational health and safety (OHS) guidelines, provide advice on measures to minimize hazards or unhealthy situations.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 4 years

Job Description/Requirements

Reports to: Managing Director

Duties and Responsibilities of a Health and Safety officer
•    Continuous inspection of project sites, to ensure a hazard-free environment
•    Assessment and approval of subcontractor safety plans
•    Verification of tools and equipment to ensure good quality and promoting safe practices on site
•    Creating and enforcing safety guidelines and programs
•    Carrying out drills and exercises on managing emergency situations
•    Conducting investigations on accidents
•    Verifying that all safety reports are submitted to related government institutions.
•    Responding to workers’ safety concerns
•    Manages all communications with government departments in regards of safety
•    Arranges OSHA-mandated evaluations of the site
•    Coordinates all issues regarding hazardous materials or waste
•    Assisting with the preparation of a construction health and safety plan
•    Attending project planning meetings and collaborating with construction managers
•    Establishing and maintaining health and safety communication structures
•    Testing effectiveness of site emergency response plans
•    Continuous monitoring of all safety related documents, reports and issues to keep them updated.

•    Bachelors Degree in Safety Management from a reputable university
•    4-5 years of proven experience in the same role
•    In depth knowledge of legislation (e.g., OSHA) and procedures
•    Knowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practices
•    Experience in writing reports and policies for health and safety

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