KenGen Senior Engineer / Officer - Safety Jobs in Kenya

KenGen Senior Engineer / Officer - Safety Jobs in Kenya

Vacancy Details

Duties & Responsibilities Duties and responsibilities will entail

  • Coordinate, initiate, Plan, implement, review process improvement projects.

  • Coordinating hazard identification, assessment and mitigation.

  • Coordinating incidents/accidents reporting and investigation appropriately

  • Coordinating implementation and monitoring of emergency planning and control programs.

  • Implementing Safety and health programs to improve on safety culture.

  • Undertaking implementation of periodic audit/inspection of work practices to check compliance with established operational standards.

  • Assisting in power station plant/ machinery commissioning of new projects and after major maintenance (overhaul) is supervised appropriately to ensure safety of the personnel and machines.

  • Planning, scheduling and implementing Disaster Risk Management and Business Continuity programs

  • Facilitating inspection and testing of machinery and equipment to ensure they reach safety regulation standards.

  • Providing technical advice to workplace safety and health committees and monitoring adherence to Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA), 2007 and subsidiary legislation as well as the company’s safety rules.

  • Ensuring all workplaces are registered with Directorate of Occupational Safety and Health Services (DOSHS).

    Requirements for Appointment For appointment to this grade, an officer must have

  • Served in the grade of Safety and Quality Officer I for a minimum period of three (3) years;

  • Served in the grade of Safety and Quality Officer II for a minimum period of five (5) years;

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Physical Sciences or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;

  • Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health from a recognized institution;

  • Registration with a relevant Professional body;

  • Ability to design, implement, monitor, audit and report on Safety management programs.

  • Good understanding of Safety Management Systems standards and the regulatory requirements in the energy sector

  • Skills in disaster risk management and mitigation strategies

  • Be proficient in computer applications; At least 8 years relevant experience

    Additional Information

    Minimum Years of Working Experience

  • 8 Minimum

    Education Level

  • Undergraduate

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; KenGen Senior Engineer / Officer - Safety Jobs in Kenya

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