EH&S Manager (SSA Region) (Ref: SMEHS )
Remuneration: Market Related (With Benefits)

Position in the Distribution, Warehousing and Freight sector in Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg - Anywhere in South Africa
Posted On Wednesday 10 January 2018
Job Description:

Major international player within the Freight/Logistics Industry seeks an experienced EHS Manager to set up the entire function within the Sub Saharan Region. Experience within some or all of this region is essential

Main job function

Ensures SHE compliance against company and country specific legislative requirements

Provide guidance and coaching to all staff with regards to SHE best practice

Assist with facility management and ensure compliance

Investigations into all reportable accidents - identify main and root causes

Assist in delivery of H&S training

Risk assessments

Support facilities prior to audits and post audit

Coordination of safety inspections and audits

Corrective actions where necessary

Identify and develop systems/process to ensure continuous improvement at SSA level

Participation in Regulatory Authorities

Identify ways to improve and standardize SSA SHE performance

Alignment and implementation of policies, standards manuals and other related document

NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent


5 yrs experience in a similar role within this specific industry is essential

5 yrs experience in a multi-site warehousing transport/distribution environment

Experience of SHE audits and reporting

MS Office Suite - intermediate

Valid driving license

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Sian Morgan