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Health, Safety and Environment Officer (HSE) - Akure

Metro Africa Xpress

Metro Africa Xpress

Akure, Nigeria
Posted on Monday, January 8, 2024

HSE Officer Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the development of OHS policies and programs
  • Advise and instruct on various safety-related topics (noise levels, use of machinery etc.)
  • Conduct risk assessment and enforce preventative measures
  • Review existing policies and measures and update them according to legislation
  • Initiate and organize OHS training of employees and executives
  • Inspect premises and the work of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity (e.g. not using protective equipment)
  • Investigate/record incidents, accidents, complaints and cases of ill-health
  • Compile and analyse HSE statistics
  • Oversee installations, maintenance, disposal of substances etc.
  • Stop any unsafe acts or processes that seem dangerous or unhealthy
  • Record and investigate incidents to determine causes and handle worker’s compensation claims
  • Prepare reports on occurrences and provide statistical information
  • Conduct regular and scheduled HSE Audits
  • Other roles and responsibilities of a Health, Safety, and Environment Officer.