HSE Officer at Telkom Kenya

On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
Region: Nairobi
Reporting to: HSE Manager
Band: 3
Department: Administration & Compliance / HSE


Role Purpose: Responsible for minimizing risks and hazards in the workplace, prevent accidents & incidents as well as injuries to workers, improve preparedness to emergencies & disaster management & compliance to national legislation.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
  • Induction of visitors, employees and contractors on HSE procedures and policies.
  • Coordinate and participate in the investigation of incidents; review and analyse them, proposing corrective action and sharing reports.
  • Help to coordinate occupational health and safety related surveys e.g. noise, lighting, exposure to chemical substances and follow up associated recommendations.
  • Investigate the root cause of HSE complaints put forward by staff members, customers, clients and contractors and report the result to the HSE manager.
  • Assist in ensuring compliance with Kenyan Environmental, Health and Safety Laws and requirements and Telkom Kenya’s HSE policy and procedures
  • Carry out workplace audits, check compliance of work being performed with safe systems of work and follow-up on corrective actions
  • Assist with the implementation of Job Safety Analysis and inspect job site activities during particularly risky or hazardous work situations;
  • Ensure regular emergency response exercises and drills are conducted to ensure the highest level of preparedness in any emergency. Maintain records of such drills, providing recommendations for emergency response improvements;
  • Coordinate meetings of safety champions, fire marshals and first aiders and follow up on recommendations made in the meetings.

How to Apply

This position is open to Kenyan citizens only.

If you fit the required profile, please apply highlighting how your qualifications, experience and career aspirations match the requirements for this position. 

Application should be sent by latest 3rd September 2017, please provide an updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) including details of your current telephone contacts and names of three referees.
Apply through [email protected] and ensure the job title is quoted on the subject field. 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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