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Olibul Investment Ltd
Posted Job
2 days ago

Safety Officer

Are you a person who loves the order of policies and procedures? Then we have the job for you!

With a growing fleet of trucks, Health and Safety is always important. We are looking for someone who can assist our Safety Department as ;

Safety Officer

Job brief:

1. Overall Purpose

To oversee all HSE activities and programs across the regional sites.

2. Accountability & Responsibility Areas.

  • To promote continual improvement and safety across the organization.
  • Assist in compliance reviews, general risk assessments and other safety assessments.
  • Manage HSE Programs, Policies and Procedures and maintain relevant logs and documentation, Incident Notification , Incident reports.
  • Perform Safety Inspections and prepare applicable Safety reports as required.
  • Provide assistance and advice on safety issues to make recommendations to the company.
  • Participate in detailed incident investigations and Root Cause Analysis.
  • Promote incident prevention for the benefit of employees and visitors.
  • Assist in the development and presentation of relevant HSE training.
  • Observe safety regulations, wears all required safety equipment, encourages safe working practices, corrects obvious hazards immediately or reports them to the supervisor.
  • Maintain positive and proactive relations with managers and employees, as well as customers and regulatory agencies.
  • Ability to evaluate PPE and ensure proper use and maintenance of PPE.
  • Ability to oversee Hazardous Waste Storage area and ensure regulatory agency compliance i.e. labeling, containment, proper disposal, documentation, etc.
  • To help develop a Hazard Analysis (HA)
  • Perform other work related tasks as required as assigned
  • Ability to work with employees and achieve cultural change in the face of potential resistance.

3. Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 certificate
  • Diploma in occupational health and safety and or bachelor’s degree will be an added advantage.
  • Extensive knowledge of quality improvement systems.
  • 2- 3 years experience as a safety officer
  • Computer literate
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent written report writing skills
  • Conversant with all statutory regulations governing occupational health and safety in Zambia

Method of Application

Interested candidates should forward their current applications and CV’s to The following;

NB. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application deadline
20 Apr 12:02
Email applications to
wilbroad.mwewa@olibulinvest.com and martin.muma@olibulinvest.com