Job Vacancy: Health, Safety and Environment Officer (HSE) – Abeokuta

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Job Vacancy: Job title: Health, Safety and Environment Officer (HSE) – Abeokuta

Job description: HSE Officer Duties and Responsibilities

  • 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 them according to legislation
  • Initiate and organize OHS training of employees and executives
  • Inspect premises and the work of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity (e.g. not using protective equipment)
  • Investigate/record incidents, accidents, complaints and cases of ill-health
  • Compile and analyse HSE statistics
  • 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
  • Conduct regular and scheduled HSE Audits
  • Other roles and responsibilities of a Health, Safety, and Environment Officer.


  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in a science-related field
  • Minimum two years cognate experience in health and safety.
  • HSE qualifications such as NEBOSH IGC or equivalent
  • In-depth knowledge of legislation (e.g. OSHA/EPA, Nigeria Factory Act (2004)) and procedures
  • Proficient in Microsoft Applications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organization skills
  • Good analytical skills and the ability to think critically
  • Good public speaking and leadership skills


  • Competitive Pay & Benfits
  • Premium Health Insurance Cover
  • Consistent learning and development

Location: Abeokuta, Ogun State

Job date: Thu, 09 May 2024 22:29:07 GMT

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