Health & Safety Officer – Cocoa Processing Company

Job Title:     Health & Safety Officer  
Organisation: Cocoa
Processing Company
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Impact Managements Solutions Africa
is a regional Human Resources Management and Training Consulting firm thriving
on professional and ethical recruitment services, high level management
Trainings and focusing on keeping clients satisfied.  Our client is a
leading international organization in Cocoa processing industry in Uganda. 
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Reviewing of the HSEQ
    Documents in line with the company business
  • Adapting safe systems of work
    to company’s business needs
  • Developing of risk
    assessments & conducting compliance audits.
  • In charge of monitoring and
    upgrading of safety equipment.
  • Inspecting Company HSE
    systems to ensure compliance to a level meeting current best practice and
    exceeding that of competitors.
  • Promote awareness and
    improvement in implementing HSE standards.
  • In charge of training and ensuring
    employees are understand & adhere to safety programs
  • Ensure compliance with
    existing legislation & Monitoring future changes in legislation for impact
    on the company.
  • Coordinating with all
    locations to ensure accident, environmental incidents and near misses are
    reported, investigated and effective action taken.
  • Promoting & Inculcating
    a safety culture if field staff
  • Coordinating the
    acquisition and issuance of personal Protective equipment and ensuring proper
    usage by Operational staff
  • Coordinating training in
    fire-fighting, safety awareness and first-aid statutory inspection of lifts,
    lifting Equipment and pressure vessels
  • Investigating workplace
    accidents and coordinating preventive measures

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the
    Health & Safety Officer vacancy should hold a Degree/ Diploma in relevant
  • A minimum of five years’
    experience in a similar position in the industry

How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates should send their applications and detailed CVs (PDF
Only) with the Subject:
& Safety Officer, do not attach certificates, to or
Please address the applications to the Director, Impact Management Solutions
Africa Group, JOS House, Luzira, Port Bell Road, P.O. Box 22152, Kampala.
Deadline: 27th December 2015
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