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HSE Officer

  • Location:
    SOUTH - SAN FERNANDO, POINTE A PIERRE SOUTH - SAN FERNANDO, POINTE A PIERRE SOUTH - SAN FERNANDO, POINTE A PIERRE SOUTH - SAN FERNANDO, POINTE A PIERRE
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    6 days ago
  • Category:
    HEALTH SAFETY ENVIRONMENT HSE
  • Deadline:
    July 8, 2024
  • Gender:
    Male, Female

Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) Officer

 

Role Overview: 

The HSE Officer will be responsible for ensuring compliance with health, safety, and environmental standards across all operations, both on-site and off-site. The primary duties will include implementing and monitoring HSE policies, conducting safety audits and inspections, and assisting the Operations Manager with coordinating jobs. 

 

Role Description: 

  1. HSE Compliance and Monitoring:
  • Develop, implement, and maintain HSE policies and procedures to ensure compliance with local, national, and industry safety standards.
  • Conduct regular audits and inspections of sites and facilities to ensure adherence to HSE policies and identify potential hazards.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with STOW certification requirements, working towards achieving and maintaining certification.
  1. Risk Assessment and Incident Management:
  • Perform risk assessments to identify potential hazards and implement measures to mitigate risks.
  • Investigate accidents, incidents, and near-misses to determine root causes and recommend corrective actions.
  • Maintain records of incidents and generate reports to track and analyze safety performance metrics.
  1. Training and Awareness:
  • Develop and deliver HSE training programs for employees, contractors, and visitors to promote awareness and understanding of safety practices.
  • Conduct safety briefings and toolbox talks to ensure continuous awareness of safety protocols and procedures.
  • Ensure that all personnel are adequately trained and equipped to perform their duties safely.
  1. Coordination with Operations:
  • Assist the Operations Manager with coordinating jobs, ensuring that all safety requirements are integrated into job planning and execution.
  • Collaborate with the Operations Manager to develop job safety analyses (JSAs) and safe work procedures (SWPs) for various tasks.
  • Participate in planning meetings to provide HSE input and ensure that safety considerations are prioritized.
  1. Emergency Preparedness and Response:
  • Maintain emergency response plans and procedures to ensure readiness for potential emergencies.
  • Conduct regular drills and exercises to test the effectiveness of emergency response plans and improve preparedness.
  • Coordinate with local emergency services and other stakeholders to ensure effective emergency response.
  1. Environmental Management:
  • Maintain environmental management practices to minimize the company’s environmental impact and ensure compliance with environmental regulations.
  • Monitor waste management, pollution control, and resource conservation efforts to promote sustainability.
  1. Documentation and Reporting:
  • Maintain comprehensive records of HSE activities, including audits, inspections, training, and incident reports.
  • Ensure all documentation required for STOW certification is accurately maintained and readily available.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Science, Engineering, or a related field, or at least two (2) years’ experience in HSE related job position.
  • Advanced Certification in HSE (e.g., NEBOSH, OSHA) will be an asset.

 

Key Competencies:

  • Proven experience in a health, safety, and environmental role, preferably within the facilities management or construction industry.
  • Strong knowledge of HSE regulations, standards, and best practices, including familiarity with STOW certification requirements.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to train and motivate others.
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving abilities.
  • Proficiency in using HSE management software and tools.