Health and Safety Officer

Job description

Reporting to the Operations Manager/ SHE Chairman, the incumbent will be responsible for all aspects of the Health & Safety in the Mill Operations

  • Support the development of OHS policies and programs
  • Advise and instruct on various safety related topics (noise levels, use of machinery etc)
  • Conduct risk assessment and enforce preventative measures
  • Review existing policies and measures and update according to legislation (Botswana Factories act etc)
  • Initiate and organize OHS Training of employees and executives
  • Inspect premises and the work of personnel to identity issues or non-conformity (e.g. not using protective equipment)
  • Oversee installations, maintenance, disposal of substances etc
  • Stop any unsafe acts or processes that seem dangerous or unhealthy
  • Record and investigate incidents to determine causes and handle worker’s compensation claims
  • Prepare reports on occurrences and provide statistical information to senior management


This prospective leader must possess the following attributes

  • Degree or advance diploma in Health and Safety
  • SAMTRAC, HIRA, Incident Investigator level 3
  • Must be computer competent on Ms Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and MSWord
  • Minimum of 5 years occupational health and safety experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in working with: Safety regulations and Botswana Factories Act Injuries Act/ Environmental Management Act
  • Experience in OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001
  • Experience in reporting accidents to Labor department and liaison with workman’s compensation for claim process
  • Citizen

Closing date and application instructions

This highly organised, disciplined and energetic individual can send their full CV’s (with Certifications attached) to in writing to:-

The Human Resources Officer

Master Farmer Feeds (Pty) Ltd

t/a Nutri Feeds Botswana

Private Bag 17


Or email to: Pieter@rossafrica.com

(Only short-listed candidates will be notified)

Closing Date: 30th June 2019





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Other details
Private Bag 17, Mochudi
Match criteria
  • Mochudi
Education level
  • Diploma
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Professional Qualification
  • Retail / wholesale
  • Safety/ Security
  • Health / welfare
  • Manufacturing
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