Environmental Health Safety Officer Jobs in Kenya

Environmental Health Safety Officer Jobs in Kenya

  • Kwale International Sugar Company Limited is one of the largest and fastest growing sugar factories in Kenya.

  • The company wishes to fill the following position with a qualified and competent individual to report to the EHS Manager and to be deployed in the EHS Department:

    Environmental Health Safety (EHS) Officer

    The Environment Health and Safety Officer will Discharge the Following Responsibilities

  • Ensuring company activities comply with health and safety regulations and best practices in the industry.

  • Working in close relation with the Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) and the senior management team to set safety standards in the workplaces.

  • Carrying out risk assessments and identifying hazards.

  • Carrying out safety inspections, internal audits and reporting to the management for corrective actions.

  • Ensuring preventive measures, hazard control and personal protective equipment are provided, implemented and used.

  • Assisting in the establishment of health and safety policies.

  • Assisting in the development of occupational health & safety systems, policies, procedures, manuals and arrangements for exercises and training.

  • Assisting in prevention of accidents and fire incidents and keeping records of all safety related events.

  • Investigating and reporting of occupational accidents and near misses.

  • Following up on post-injury procedures and First Aid services.

    The Successful Candidate Must Have a Working Knowledge of the Following

  • Occupational Safety and Health and other safety standards.

  • Environmental safety standards

  • Occupational and emergency safety procedures

  • Construction safety standards

  • Labour and environmental laws

  • Work injury related laws

  • Other safety related issues

  • In addition to working knowledge, the successful candidate must have five years relevant work experience and a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Occupational Safety and Health or Environmental studies.

  • A Certificate course in Occupational Safety and Health will be mandatory for candidates without background in Occupational Safety and Health.

    How to Apply

  • Qualified individuals are invited to send their application along with detailed CV to

  • hr.pbsourcing@gmail.com indicating the Position as the Subject of the email.

  • To be considered, your application must be received on/before the 23rd January 2020.

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