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Facilities Officer-HSE



1 year ago

Job Description

Equity Bank is one of the region’s leading banks whose purpose is to transform the lives and livelihoods of the people of Africa socially and economically by availing them modern and inclusive financial services that maximize their opportunities. With a strong footprint in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, South Sudan and DRC Congo, Equity Bank is now home to over 12 million customers - the largest customer base in Africa. Currently the Bank is seeking additional talent to serve in the role outlined below. Job Purpose: To provide strategic and operational Health, Safety and Environmental support for Equity Bank Kenya. This will involve compliance with the statutory regulations governing the occupational health and work place safety. The role is geared to keeping the employer’s obligation with regards to work place safety as per published OSHA Act 2007any other regulations.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Key Critical Competencies Business Awareness (Be familiar with all aspects of Equity Bank Health, Safety and Environmental Policy) Good report writing and research skills Influencing others Problem solving and investigative skills Analytical skills Ability to work under minimum supervision Ability to work long hours with intensive travel

Education + Experience

  1. Diploma/Degree in the fields of Occupational Health and Safety/Environmental Management/Engineering A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the management or co-ordination of Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental Management Detailed understanding of the location Occupational Health and Safety and Environmental regulations and general understanding of building and construction regulations/properties management A general understanding of operational procedures especially in relation to procurement and facilities/premises management Detailed knowledge of the Bank’s Healthy and Safety and Environmental standards Detailed understanding of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2007 and the Environmental Management and Co-ordination Act 1999 Proven ability as self-starter/initiator Good understating of the Bank’s policies and procedures Knowledge on fire safety systems and procedures in buildings Click apply for more information