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Construction Health and Safety Officer

Musan Trading Enterprise, a fast growing Construction Company based in Midrand with various sites around the country and SADC region seeks the following: 1. Construction Health and Safety Officer Requirements and Qualifications • Recognized and appropriate health and safety qualification (Diploma / Degree) from recognized and accredited institutions. • SACPCMP registration as a Construction Health and Safety Officer • Attendance of necessary recognized and accredited training courses . • 5 or more years of relevant experience in the Health and Safety industry with specific detail on construction experience • Computer Literacy - Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook • Excellent communication skills. • Hands on practical approach to the job • Ability to work under pressure and challenging conditions. • Verbal and written communication skills • Ability to mentor, coach and guide construction health and safety representatives. • Ability to organize and plan carefully • Ability to pay attention to detail and accuracy • Hard-working and self-motivated • Ability to work independently as well as in a team. • Time management and organizational skills • Proven track record with contactable references Duties and Responsibilities • Assist with the preparation of a construction health and safety plan . • Confirm necessary documentation was submitted to the relevant authorities • Attend project planning meetings • Assessments and approval of contractor(s) health and safety plans . • Attend the contractors site handover . • Attend regular site, technical and progress meetings • Facilitate site health and safety meetings • Identification of the hazards and risks relevant to the construction project through regular coordinated site inspections . • Establish and maintain health and safety communication structures and systems, distribution of health and safety specific documents to sub-contractors. • Compiling project specific emergency response and preparedness plans. • Testing the effectiveness of the emergency response plans. • Conduct site safety inductions • Evaluate the levels of compliance of subcontractors to the project specific health and safety plan and client specifications through inspections and audits. • Oversee the reporting and investigation of project related incidents . • Oversee the maintenance of all records • Participation in management reviews of the health and safety systems . • Use of trends analysis to identify system deficiencies and incident trends, outline relevant improvements • Incorporation of changes into a health and safety management system. • Review and update the health and safety plan • Development of technical reports in relation to health and safety issues and communicate through presentations to diverse groups of decision makers • Develop, implement and monitor - Occupational Health and Safety Policy, Programs, and Procedures • Assist the Company in complying with current health and safety legislation and/or regulations with the objective of ensuring that all reasonable and proper measures are taken to protect the safety and health of Management, workforce staff on site, clients and visitors to the Site • Increase health and safety awareness at all levels within the organization • Investigate and report on all serious/critical personal injury accidents occurring to staff and/or visitors to the appropriate senior official, and to assist in the investigation of all accidents/incidents that result in substantial damage to Company vehicles and other fixed and moveable property • Investigate and report on complaints of hazardous working conditions to the Site Manager and/or Senior management. • Respond to employees’ safety concerns • Act as liaison with all related authorities and regulating agencies with regards to OHS matters • Coordinate the training of personnel in areas of safety, including first aid, CPR, accident prevention and investigation, work place inspections and other matters related to implementing safety procedures • To assume other duties as may be assigned. Interested applicants are required to forward their CV and qualifications to . Should you not be contacted by us within 14 days from the date of your submission, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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