Safety Officer

Leedtec Engineering is a consulting engineering and commissioning firm committed to innovative designs, sustainable solutions and high-quality services for clients nationwide. We view clients as partners where mutual respect, trust and integrity lead to long-term relationships over multiple projects.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Safety Officer

Location: Lagos

Job DescriptionWe are looking for a responsible Safety Officer to facilitate compliance with occupational health and safety (OHS) guidelines.You will provide advice on measures to minimize hazards or unhealthy situations.You will also be on a constant lookout for violations.The ideal candidate will be a responsible individual who swears by OSH regulations.Your work will be largely focused on prevention so you need to be conscientious and farsighted.The ideal candidate will also be detail-oriented and ready to act in emergencies.The goal is to establish a safe workplace according to legal standards and foster a culture of attention to health and safety.ResponsibilitiesSupport the development of OHS policies and programsAdvise and instruct on various safety-related topics (noise levels, use of machinery etc.)Conduct risk assessment and enforce preventative measuresReview existing policies and measures and update according to legislationInitiate and organize OHS training of employees and executivesInspect premises and the work of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity (e.g. not using protective equipment)Oversee installations, maintenance, disposal of substances etc.Stop any unsafe acts or processes that seem dangerous or unhealthyRecord and investigate incidents to determine causes and handle worker’s compensation claimsPrepare reports on occurrences and provide statistical information to upper management.RequirementsProven experience as safety officerIn depth knowledge of legislation (e.g. OSHA/EPA) and proceduresKnowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practicesExperience in writing reports and policies for health and safetyFamiliarity with conducting data analysis and reporting statisticsProficient in MS Office; Working knowledge of safety management information systems is a plusOutstanding organizational skillsDiligent with great attention to detailExcellent communication skills with the ability to present and explain health and safety topicsB.Sc/BA in safety management, engineering or relevant field is preferredCertificate in occupational health and safety.Salary
N180,000 – N250,000 monthly

Application Closing Date
16th March, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and CV’s to:

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