Eskom Career Jobs – SHEQ Officer

Job Title:   SHEQ Officer
Organisation: Eskom
Duty Station:  Jinja, Uganda
Reports to: Risk Manager
About Eskom:
Eskom Uganda
Limited (EUL) is a subsidiary company of Eskom Enterprises based in South
Africa. Our business is operating and maintaining Nalubaale and Kiira
hydroelectric Power Stations. Our mission is to be the Centre of Excellence in
Power Concession Management.
Job Summary: The SHEQ
Officer offers technical input in the Safety and Health management business
plan to drive the business strategic initiatives and objectives of Zero Harm.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Stays abreast with the emerging trends and
developments In Safety und Health management
Actively engage with key stakeholders within risk function
such ai NEMA, Ministry of Labour among others.
Execute and maintain Safety and Health management
systems to ormuro adherence to standards and regulatory requirements.
Maintain an effective incident risk control
prevention programme
The incumbent will implement a culture of Zero Harm
among staff and external stakeholders especially during maintenance works.
Coordinate administrative tasks in the section of
audits, IncidorU investigations and safety and health culture surveys
Render support in the implementation of the Health
management plan by compiling the job based occupational health hazards and
coordinate health awareness programs
Regularly review and scan environment (relevant
material- SHEQ) to ascertain; New bills & legislation of impact to the business,
emerging risks, best practices.
Maintain zero significant findings within the risk
Confirm completeness of Safety and Health records
and ensure Business Information Portal updates of all HS information.
Take part in the planning for safety and health
business requirement across other departments
Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant should hold a Bachelor’s degree in
Environmental health/industrial Hygiene, Safety Engineering.
Certificate in Safety, Health, Environmental or
Quality advantage
At least three years’ work experience in a similar
role in an industrial environment.
Computer literacy skills
Working knowledge of Plant safety and Safe working
Good report writing skills, supervisory skills,
presentation skills, good interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work on own initiative as well as in a
Demonstrated Power Plant Knowledge is an added
How to Apply:
All interested
and suitable candidates should send their cover letter and CV including three
referees with the subject line indicating the position applied for in the email
to our on- line address below;
Human Resources
Eskom Uganda
Nalubaale Power
P.O. Box 942,
Jinja Uganda
NB: Your name and the position you are applying for
should be indicated in the subject field of your email.
Deadline: 8th November, 2015

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