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Safety Officer

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Kisumu

2 months ago


Job Description

Job Summary MUST HAVE A DEGREE IN IN PUBLIC HEALTH,SCIENCE OR A POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Minimum Qualification: Bachelor Experience Level: Executive level Experience Length: 5 years Job Description • Continuous inspection of project sites, to ensure a hazard-free environment • Assessment and approval of subcontractor safety plans • Verification of tools and equipment to ensure good quality • Promoting safe practices on site • Creating and enforcing safety guidelines and programs • Carrying out drills and exercises on managing emergency situations • Conducting investigations on accidents • Verifying that all safety reports are submitted to related government institutions. • Responding to workers’ safety concerns • Manages all communications with government departments in regards of safety • Arranges OSHA-mandated evaluations of the site • Coordinates all issues regarding hazardous materials or waste • Assisting with the preparation of a construction health and safety plan • Attending project planning meetings and collaborating with construction managers • Establishing and maintaining health and safety communication structures • Testing effectiveness of site emergency response plans • Continuous monitoring of all safety related documents, reports and issues to keep them updated.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities