Sasol South Africa Jobs: Construction Safety Officer

Posted on :

17 Sep, 2010

Category :

Construction Jobs in South Africa, Health & Safety Jobs in South Africa

Sasol Limited (Sasol) is an integrated energy and chemicals company. The Company’s segments include South African energy cluster, which comprises Sasol Mining, Sasol Gas, Sasol Synfuels, Sasol Oil and Other; International energy cluster, which includes Sasol Synfuels International and Sasol Petroleum International; Chemical cluster, which comprises Sasol Polymers, Sasol Solvents, Sasol Olefins & Surfactants, and Other Chemicals, and Other businesses, which includes Sasol Technology, Sasol Financing and alternative energy businesses. Sasol South Africa recruits Construction Safety Officer

Position Summary
This advert is to recruit for 2 Construction Safety officers

To facilitate the creation of a world standard construction safety within the Sasol Technology Business, by providing an effective and highly respected consulting and advisory service on projects

• Conduct Construction Management System and Legal Compliance Audits
• Promote SH&E Practices amongst Project Management and Service Providers
• Develop, implement, review and updating systems to control project SHE plans
• Facilitate construction safety risk assessment, PDA on construction sites
• Coordinate transfer of responsibility documents for construction work
• Consultation with Sasol Business Units / Project Management / Service Providers with regards to construction safety aspects on projects
• Ensure Project Management and Service Providers compliance to legal and Sasol requirements
• Safety inputs during contractual phase
• Contractors SH&E plan review and approval
• Generate pro-active plans / actions to reduce incidents or construction delays
• Compiling of safety statistics / month reports / review reports
• Identify safety training needs and development
• Capture construction progress and update of data base and statistics
• Safety inputs during HAZOP and Risk meetings
• Coordinate the Construction safety end of job documentation

Job Requirements
Qualifications and expertise required (Must)
• Grade 12 / Std 10
• Nadsam (wish)
• B.Tech Safety Management (wish)
• Construction safety will be to your advantage
• Knowledge and the application of SH&E Legislation (OHS Act, COID act, Construction Regulations, etc)
• Knowledge of Risk Based Approach to SH&E Construction during the project execution phase
• Knowledge application of Service Providers assessment techniques


• Demonstrate technical / functional expertise
• Knowledge of global Safety and Health best practices
• Knowledge of the Service Providers SH&E best practices
• Knowledge of SH&E best practices for Sasol on construction sites
• Incident investigations and problem solving
• Identify safety control requirements and make recommendations to management
• Project Management construction safety
• Modify existing methods or systems to improve the way work gets done

Specific experience required
• ± 3 – 5 years experience in the SH&E field. (Chemical / Construction)
• Sound Knowledge of SH&E management systems, OHSAS 18001, construction safety, ISO, EMS, and systems integration
• Sound Knowledge OHS Act and Construction regulations

Personal Attributes
&#; Being a team player
&#; Managing own learning
&#; Dealing with crises
&#; Promoting a healthy work place
&#; Working with clients / Effective communication
&#; Assertiveness
&#; Goal / achievement orientated
&#; Resilience
&#; Enthusiasm
&#; Openness to continuous learning

All applicants must apply on line via the career centre on the recruitment page. Kindly be advised that only applications received via the career centre will be considered

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