Health and Safety Environment (HSE) Officer

Closing date: 31/12/2022


HSE officers, also known as health, safety, and environment officers and environment health and safety officers, monitor health and safety, assess risk, and offer safety advice to reduce potential hazards within an assigned workplace or geographic area.

HSE Officer job description should contain a variety of functions and roles including:

Making regular site inspections
Planning safe working practices and making necessary changes
Keeping up to date and ensuring compliance with current health and safety legislation
Ensuring that equipment is installed correctly/safely
Writing reports, bulletins and newsletters
Undertaking risk assessments
Identifying potential hazards
Determining ways of reducing risks
Liaising with relevant authorities
Organizing/attending health and safety meetings
Safely handling hazardous substances
Compiling statistics
Making recommendations following accidents/incidents
Keeping up to date with developments within the profession
Making presentations to groups of employees/managers.
Providing health and safety training courses for employees and managers
Investigating/recording incidents, accidents, complaints and cases of ill health
Writing internal health and safety policies/strategies
Drawing-up safe operational procedures

A bachelor’s degree in a health, safety, or environmental field of study
2 years’ experience in health and safety.
HSE Qualification such as NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent
In depth knowledge of legislation (e.g. OSHA) and procedures
Proficient in all Microsoft Applications.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Good organization skills
Good analytical skills and the ability to think critically
Good public speaking skills
Leadership skills

Note: you will be required to attach the following:

Resume / CV
Passport Copy
Educational Certifications
Intro video of yourself
Full Length Photograph