HSE & Q Officer

Location: Kimberley, Northern Cape, South Africa
Date Posted: 24-04-2017
Reference: RM
Our client, a renewable energy company is seeking to employ a HSE&Q Officer to be based in Kimberley.

  • Implement and monitor all HSE management systems on site, including, but not limited to HSE guidelines, objectives and practices.
  • Schedule and execute audits on site to identify areas of improvement and implement measures as required.
  • Carry out risk assessments on a continuous basis on site
  • Provide HSE training, awareness and induction on site to staff, contractors and other relevant parties.
  • Engage with staff, contractors and other relevant parties with respect to HSE matters related to the site.
  • Keep HSE statistical records, such as incidents, accidents, near-misses and working hours on site.
  • Keep HSE registers up to date, including renewals of permits, licenses, etc.
  • Compile monthly site HSE reports
  • Have first line responsibility for incident investigations, including but not limited to investigating, making initial recommendations and putting measures in place to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Assist Plant Manager to implement accident-prevention and environmental impact activities on site.
  • Implement emergency and crisis management plans on site.
  • Act as Emergency coordinator on site.
  • Implement Environmental Management Plans of the site
  • Monitor environmental footprint on site
  • Other duties as assigned by the Plant Manager / HSE&Q Manager Quality Management
  • Implement non-conformance and suggestion systems on site, including Corrective and Preventative Action Requests (CPAR), Non-conformance Report (NCR) and Field Performance Report (FPR) systems
  • Ensure quality requirements are met by site audits, review of inspection reports and analysis of non-conformance reporting
  • Monitor vendor/contractor performance and make recommendations on vendors/contractors
  • Ensure quality plans are implemented on site
  • Ensure internal quality standards are maintained and monitored.
  • Other QM-related duties as assigned by the HSE&Q Manager
Skills & Competencies
1. Up-to-date knowledge of relevant HSE legislation (OHS Act and Regulations, NEMA, COIDA, etc.), environmental regulations and plant safety procedures
2. High levels of organisational commitment and responsiveness; able and willing to align his/her own behaviour and actions with the needs, priorities and goals of the organisation
3. Highly effective verbal communication skills, including influencing without depending on positional authority
4. Very good written communication skills; clear expression of ideas or information. Good inter-personal skills; able to work effectively with internal and external stakeholders, to accomplish organisational goals and identify and resolve problems.
  • Minimum 1 year’s OHS or equivalent (ideally, NEBOSH certification)
  • Certified risk assessor
  • Electrical safety certification (ideally, or willing/able to work towards)
  • Minimum 3 years’ relevant experience in industrial plant or similar
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with HSE management systems in an industrial setting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of environmental requirements and practices, would be an advantage
  • Experience in working with quality management systems
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Rachael Mbaba
Team Lead: Engineering Africa
The CA Global Group
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