Safety Facilitator, Logistics - Bridgegap Careers

Safety Facilitator, Logistics

Full Time
  • Post Date: June 12, 2018
  • Offered Salary Competitive Remuneration
  • Career Level Officer
  • Experience 2 Years
  • Gender Both
  • Industry Consumer Goods
  • Qualification Higher National Diploma, Bachelor Degree
Job Description

Job Title: Safety Facilitator, Logistics

Location: Nigeria

Duties and Responsibilities

Amongst other duties, the Safety Facilitator will;

  • Ensure compliance to the applicable Occupational Health & Safety Act
  • Ensure safe work place,drive and support safe work practices in the plant.
  • Monitor and advice on Safety DPO Pillar performance in the plant.
  • Ensure work place hazards are identified and communicated to all staff.
  • Support and facilitate safety improvement interventions across the plant.
  • Promote awareness of occupational safety and the DPO Safety programme.
  • Conduct audits and reviews related to the DPO Safety Pillar and legal compliance.
  • Conduct investigations into incidents together with line managers identifying root cause and proposing both corrective and preventative actions.
  • Maintain documentation such as SOP’s, policies and procedures as related to safety.
  • Identify safety and legal training needs and conduct training where required.
  • Ensure induction of both employees and contractors take place in accordance with standards.
  • Drive closure of investigations, safety gaps and legal compliance in the plant.
  • Assist in the investigation selected insurance claims in the plant.
  • Ensure the site is adequately secured and the contracted security provider complies with standards.

Qualifications and Experience

The occupant of this position should possess:

  • Minimum of  B.Sc/B.Tech/ HND in a related field – Safety Management
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a Brewery with exposure to WCM, Safety and Engineering fields
  • Experience in working in an industrial or FMCG environment essential
  • Ideal candidate would have experience in working with the NOSA integrated system.


Key competencies and attributes

  • Knowledge of industrial safety rules and regulations
  • Technical skills to identify safety and operational non- compliance.
  • Ability to conduct investigations into safety incidents, identifying root causes and developing preventative and corrective actions [Incident Investigator].
  • Ability to coaching and training teams
  • Good presentation, report drafting, and problem-solving skills
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work across the levels in the plant.