HSE Jobs – Health and Safety Officer at Mantrac Uganda Ltd

Organization: Mantrac Uganda
Ltd
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
        
About US:
Mantrac Uganda
Ltd is an associate company of the Mantrac Group the sole authorized
Caterpillar Dealer in Uganda for Construction, Power System and Material
Handling products.
Job Summary: The Health and
Safety Officer will be responsible for developing and implementing all safety
policies and practices in line with Mantrac Group’s Safety Vision and Principles,
and work practices
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        
The incumbent will ensure the company and customer
HSE procedures and safe working practices are strictly followed, with the aim
of reducing lost time incidents.
·        
Strive towards completion of comprehensive Safe
Work/Operating Procedures for all Mantrac operations.
·        
Responsible for the implementation of a strategy for
Mantrac Uganda for completing Job Safety Analysis for each task.
·        
Render support in the development of Risk
Assessments to be carried out in each work area consistently.
·        
Keenly analyze accidents, and report findings of
investigations and suggest corrective actions.
·        
Ensure and maintain procedures for the handling,
storage and transport of hazardous substances including their disposal.
·        
Work closely with the Safety Committee functions
including workplace inspections, accident investigations and quarterly
meetings.
·        
Actively monitor the contents and condition of the
first-aid boxes and fire fighting equipment
·        
Ensure all HSE training is carried out, for example,
health & safety committee trainings, fire marshal training, first aid
training or any other HSE related training as required.
·        
Establish and maintain safety KPI (Key Performance
Indicator) data Lagging/Leading indicators.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
·        
The applicant should hold a bachelor’s degree in
physical sciences or related qualification. A degree in health & safety
will be preferred
·        
Possession of a diploma in health & safety or
environmental sciences
·        
A minimum of three years’ post academic experience
in Health, Safety and I or Environmental Management
·        
Good report writing skills and knowledge of transfer
abilities
How to Apply: 
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send an updated Curriculum vitae and
cover letters with three professional referees including photocopies of your
academic papers to the address below:
The Human
Resource Manager,
Mantrac Uganda
Plot 17/41, 7th
Street, Industrial Area,
P. O. Box 7126
Kampala, Uganda
NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 30th October 2015 by
5:00 pm.

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