7 Aug 2014

Fixed Term Contract Safety Manager

Global package Resources – Posted by ohtegaLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

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Job Description

Our Client is a global leader in the production of sanitary pads, tissue papers, diapers, cotton wool,plastics, across Nigeria.

Job Tittle: Safety Manager

Location: Lagos

Ensure mandatory agreements are entered into between the client and company on health and safety related issues.
Conduct safety inspections on site and report deviations to management.
Ensure all employees are inducted prior to be permitted to work in production department. The induction will inform all employees on training in the use of a safety harness and the use of a fire extinguisher will be communicated to all employees.
Compile a site safety file for the client and ensure all legislative documentation is communicated to employees on an on-going basis.
Ensure no sub-department is permitted to work in production unit without being in possession of a safety file.
Employees must then be advised by the safety officer to compile the correct documentation based on their scope of work.
Safety officers must be able to compile a risk assessment, safe working procedure and method statement from scratch and on an on-going basis identify and evaluate the risks to which employees may be exposed to, evaluate and analyse the risks identified and ensure that these risk assessments are then communicated to the work force.
Safety officers must be able to compile a fall protection plan that is to be implemented on every project.
Further to this, the safety officer will ensure that all employees are evaluated for their physical and psychological fitness to work at elevated heights.
Safety officers are responsible to prepare the site emergency evacuation plan and ensure all supervisors and unit heads are supplied with a copy of the plan.
Safety officers should be able to perform a high level of first aid treatment and evaluate injured persons if it is needed to send them for medical treatment at a hospital or clinic.
He must be able to conduct a thorough accident and incident investigation and come up with remedial actions to prevent future occurrence.
Ensure all registers and checklists are updated on a weekly and monthly basis.
Ensure all safety signs and notices are prominently displayed on site.
Ensure that only authorized persons enter the site by issuing each employee with an access card.
Ensure the security guards on duty do not allow any goods to be removed off the company without a valid gate pass.
Coordinate all training of employees and schedule all courses with the safety department.
Ensure all health & safety reps conduct a monthly H&S rep inspection of their work areas.
Ensure that all teams conduct a toolbox talk.
Ensure that any person who is suspected to be under the influence of intoxicating substances is tested and the appropriate disciplinary action is taken against that employee if necessary.

A minimum of ND in a related field.
Good communication skills.
A minimum of 1-2 work experience in similar position.
Knowledge of projects management and proper site management.
Must have a vast knowledge of OSH at the work place.
Ability to stay calm in high stress situations.
Motivated/ well organized, and able to maintain inspection record.
Management skills are also needed.

Age: 25-45 years

N960,000 per annum. (Net income).

Application Closing Date
1st September, 2014

How to Apply

Qualified and interested candidates should please forward CVs to: recruitmentlevel@yahoo.com Note: Only qualified candidates will be shortlisted and invited for an interview.

Job Categories: Manufacturing. Job Types: Fixed Term Contract. Salary: 80,000 - 100,000.

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