Health and Safety Officer ( EE Candidates only) (Ref: RUHSO)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Engineering sector in Western Cape - Western Cape
Posted On Thursday 9 July 2020
Job Description:

Exciting opportunity in multi-national Renewable Energy company.

Open to EE Candidates only

Candidates must be permanent residents of Swellendam Municipality

Please email applications to


Main job function

Responsible for providing oversight management of health and safety aspects of wind energy facility to ensure that the facility is a healthy and safe place in which to work, and that the facility complies with all Health and Safety legislation, regulations and Operation and Maintenance Health and Safety commitments.

Ensure safe working environment and the prevention of any injuries and accidents through the continuous improvement of the Health and Safety Management System.



National Safety Diploma

Legal Liability Training

SAMTRAC Certification

Registration with South African Council for project and construction Management Professions (SACPCMP)


5 years’ experience in a similar role

HIRA certification (Hazardous Identification Risk Assessment)

Incident Investigator experience

Emergency Coordination Training

Proven experience in Health and Safety Management System implementation and/or monitoring

Experience within the Engineering and Construction industry,

Renewable energy experience will be beneficial

Experience in construction and operation & maintenance of electrical power generation plant and substations

 Clear understanding of electrical and mechanical lockouts, as well as managing permits through the GMR 2(1) & (7).




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.

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