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Health & Safety Officer (Gauteng) needed at Leroy Merlin

Job title : Health & Safety Officer (Gauteng)

Job Location : Gauteng,

Deadline : May 19, 2024

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Purpose of the role:

  • Establish a safe workplace according to legal standards and foster a culture of attention to health and safety.

Main responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain a Health and Safety Policies and processes
  • Liaise with the Health professionals to ensure that employees in relevant roles are medically fit 
  • Regularly review and update company health and safety risk assessments, safe operating procedures and safety statements
  • Complete safety induction training for all staff, sub-contractors and maintain documentary evidence
  • Investigate, record and report accidents and incidents timeously
  • Ensure corrective measures are implemented
  • Conduct quarterly Health and Safety drills to ensure knowledge stickiness
  • Ensure that accidents are recorded to the regulated bodies such as Department of labour and monitor the recording of operational accidents and incidents
  • Ensure that statutory training is conducted, employees are correctly certificated and oversee validity of the certification
  • Ensure that correct PPE is availed to staff at all times 
  • Review sub-contractor’s safety statements and safety compliance
  • Attend regular health and safety meetings and ensure proper documentation of meetings
  • Submit monthly reports to Adeo structures


The successful candidate should have the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • A recognised, completed 3-year tertiary qualification in Health & Safety or any other related field.
  • A clear understanding and proven working knowledge of the Health & Safety function. 
  •  3-5 years solid Health & Safety experience in a fast-paced environment
  • SAMTRAC (Safety Management Training Certificate) 
  • Diligent and great attention to detail 
  • Strong time management 
  • Ability to communicate at all levels 
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work in an unstructured, ambiguous environment 
  • Ability to anticipate and prevent accidents or incidents 
  • Fully computer literate (MS Office).
  • Valid driver’s license

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