GE COMELEX Ethiopia Branch EHS Officer Jobs

GE COMELEX Ethiopia Branch EHS Officer Jobs

Job Id: 206523

Category: Health Care, Environment and Natural Resource
Location: Benishangul Gumz, Benishangul Gumuz
Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: Attractive and Negotiable

Job Description

Purpose of the Job/Job Mission

The present document defines the typical job of the Site EHS Officer. Provide support to the Site EHS Manager in the implementation and maintenance of the Site EHS Management System. Supervise site activities to ensure that the defined site EHS rules are complied with.

Responsibilities and Accountability


  • Carry out continuous inspections of the site areas (minimum 80 % of the time in the field), treat and report any discrepancy
  • Act immediately on unsafe acts and conditions observed at site
  • Ensure employees are provided with information, instruction and training to follow safe methods of work.
  • Assist the Site EHS Manager in coordinating and controlling activities with respect to EHS,especially wherever interfaces between subcontractors are identified.
  • Assist the Site EHS Manager in ensuring compliance of site activities with the Project Specific EHS
  • Plan, guidelines and work instructions.
  • Support compliance with the site disciplinary procedure and zero tolerance policy.
  • Contribute to the implementation of the site incentive scheme.
  • Participate in the implementation of the site EHS training program by providing EHS inductions and supervising Tool Box Meetings.
  • Provide support and advice to site personnel so as to prevent injury to personnel, damage to plant and equipment, fire.
  • Ensure means for environmental protection are in place.
  • Advise the site personnel on EHS requirements applicable to the site activities.
  • Coordinate activities with the Site EHS Manager, ensuring that EHS requirements are implemented.
  • Contribute to the suitable reporting of EHS issues by actively interacting with the site personnel on EHS matters and by providing the necessary support in addressing such issues.
  • Carry out any other specific task defined by the Site EHS Manager to support the implementation of the site EHS Management System.

    Managerial (Budget / Administration / People)

  • Lead by example
    in complying with the site EHS rules.
  • Issue a daily report of activities whenever required

    Specific Functional/Technical authority (besides DoA):

  • To intervene whenever site activities to not meet the established EHS requirements of the risk assessment / method statement.
  • To stop any activity whenever there is an immediate danger.
  • To recommend for take actions in line with the disciplinary procedure and the zero tolerance policy.

    Measurement / Key Performance Indicators

  • Level of site compliance with the site EHS rules (Road Map result, AZDP Result, SAPI 1 Result, CM compliance status/ Result, Site inspection reports, etc.)
  • Reactive and Proactive EHS indicators
  • EHS Customer satisfaction
  • Toolbox talks delivered by the EHS officer
  • Proactivity/reactivity during the coordination of emergency situation / EHS Events
  • Any other individual objectives established during the performance review.

    Organisation structure: Renewable/Hydro Business / Site Installation

    Reports directly to: Region Site EHS Manager

    Other reporting to : Site Manager

    Job Requirements


  • Either having a 2-year EHS Experience on construction sites or holding a University Degree in EHS.


  • Experience on site performing Erection of all packages or cross functional assignments.
  • Experience in large Construction/ Hydro sites
  • Experience in handling with Statutory Body/Authority.
  • Functional/Technical, Operational, Managerial and Leadership Know How

  • Functional Know-How –from General Standard

    And/or key Technical Know-How – required for the position Delegation Model
  • Good supervision skills
  • Strong technical knowledge of EHS working practices on a construction site
  • Good communication skills
  • Appropriate language skills to suitably communicate with the workforce
  • Operational Know How (mandatory information)
  • Operational effectiveness & Accountability
  • Collaboration &Teamwork
  • Innovation
  • Communicating with Transparency
  • Managerial Know How (mandatory information)

  • Ability to make decisions/Sense of urgency
  • Motivating & inspiring
  • Continuously managing & developing people
  • Leading the way in EHS
  • Leadership Know How (mandatory information only for C3+ positions)

  • Strategic Vision
  • Convincing & Influencing
  • Shaping & driving change
  • Risk Management

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified applicant who fulfill the requirements should submit only their updated CV before May 3,2019 through the below email address:

    GE COMELEX Ethiopia Branch EHS Officer Jobs

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