Posts Tagged ‘Health and Safety Officer Jobs in Ghana’

Job Vacancy For Health and Safety Officer At Keegan Resources (Ghana) Ltd (Esaase)

Posted on: July 7th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Keegan Resources (Ghana) Ltd,Esaase,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jul-2014};

Keegan Resources (Ghana) Ltd. is a fully-owned subsidiary of Asanko Gold Inc., a company in the process of developing into the next major gold producer in Ghana. The vision of Asanko is to become a mid-tier gold mining company that maximizes value for a/I stakeholders over the medium term

Job Summary

•   Develop and administer Health and Safety programs to prevent accidents/incidents and loss;
•   Assist line management to develop and maintain a culture of Safe Production;
•   Provide advice to line management on hazard identification, risk management, safety rules, regulations, trends, statistics and compliance;
•   Participate in accident/incident investigations and attend safety meetings;
•   Conduct health and safety inspections and audits;
•   Prepare periodic reports and close out corrective actions in a timely manner;
•   Develop heath and safety policies and procedures;
•   Ensure strict compliance to the Integrated Health and Safety Management System and participate In Systems Audit;
•   Train and motivate staff and positively influence safe productive;
•   Identify, report and participate in the control of hazards; and
•   Performs any other duties that may be assigned from time to time

Qualification Required & Experience

•   First Degree or Graduate Diploma in Health. Safety & Loss Prevention or Degree/Diploma in Engineering or Health Sciences from a reputable institution;
•   Auditing, training and First Aid qualifications desirable;
•   Minimum of five (5) years post qualification work experience in health & safety in an extractive industry;
•   Must have demonstrable accident/incident investigation experience;
•   Thorough understanding of Safety Management System;
•   Sound knowledge of Risk Management and Loss Prevention processes;
•   Strong presentation, organizational and communication skills;
•   Knowledge of relevant health and safety legislative requirements;
•   Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suites and related applications;
•   Must possess a valid Ghanaian driving license;
•   Ability to work effectively with diverse work group,
•   Result-oriented.

Location: Esaase

How To Apply For The Job

Suitably qualified persons with the requirements stated above should submit applications together with detailed curriculum vitae and proof of qualifications to:

Unit Manager – HR & Administration
Keegan Resources (Ghana) Ltd.
No. 4, Sir Arku Korsah Road
Airport Residential Area
P. O. Box CT 6153, Accra-Ghana

or email:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 14 July, 2014

Job Vacancy For Health and Safety Officer – Newmont Marc At Mantrac Ghana Limited (Akyem)

Posted on: July 11th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

{Mantrac Ghana Limited,Akyem,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,31 Jul-2013};

Mantrac is Ghana’s sole authorized Dealer for Caterpillar Earthmoving, Constructions, Power Systems and Lift Trucks Products.

Job Summary

In order to advanced our Position as the market leader, we invite applications from highly motivated and qualified Person to employ as: HEALTH AND SAFETY OFFICER – NEWMONT MARC, AKYEM.


•   Assisting and advising the Managing Director to discharge the SHE duties of the company
•   Ensuring that the company SMS is implemented and maintained by Management throughout all the branches of the Company in Ghana
•   Being the focal point to the other health and safety officers/coordinators at the MARC Contracts sites and to lead and coordinate SHE activities throughout our Ghana business
•   Setting up auditing policies, procedures and company safety standards
•   Heads and Chairs all safety meetings between all SHE Officers in every branch of the Company
•   Together with the departmental or sectional Managers and members of the Health and Safety Committee undertake periodic work place inspection at the branches of Accra, Tarkwa, Kumasi, and Takoradi
•   Ensuring that a register of hazardous substances is maintained in all locations
•   Investigating accidents, incidents and near misses and record the data accordingly
•   Ensuring that contractors working on the company premises or on behalf of the company are competent and controlled whilst they are working on site
•   Ensuring new employees, temporary workers and contractors are given adequate safety information before they begin work
•   To promote a safety culture within the organisation

Remuneration: Exciting salary package awaits the successful candidates

Qualification Required & Experience

•   B.Sc Engineering
•   Trained to a minimum of General and Advanced HSE standard (Mandatory)
•   Membership of the relevant professional body (Desirable)
•   Must have at least five (5) years post-qualification relevant experience
•   Must have excellent communication skills
•   Have sound Understanding of the Ghanaian Safety Laws
•   A through understanding of the Company’s SMS
•   Be able to identify hazards throughout the business
•   Show good time management skills
•   Must be computer literate and well versed in Microsoft Word, Excel,
•   PowerPoint, Access and the Internet

Location: Akyem

How To Apply For The Job

Interested persons should forward their applications and CVs with full address to:

The Human Resources Manager
Mantrac Ghana Limited
P. O. Box 5207
Accra – North
Fax: 030-2221950
E-mail: [email protected]

Closing Date: 21 July, 2013