HEALTH AND SAFETY OFFICER

REF NO: MTVET 15/2018
Nature of Post: Permanent
SALARY : R226 611 (Level 7) per annum plus applicable service benefits
CENTRE : Central Office (Mnambithi TVET College)
REQUIREMENTS : Grade 12/Senior Certificate or NC(V) Level 4 or equivalent qualification;
Appropriate Bachelor’s Degree/National Diploma in H&S Management or
equivalent qualification; Minimum of 3 years relevant experience; Candidates
with Grade 12 plus industry qualifications and 5 years of relevant experiencemay be considered for this position; Good verbal and written communication
and presentation skills; Above average computer skills in Ms Office Suites;
Must possess personal attributes such as excellent interpersonal skills,
attention to detail, flexibility, team work, organising and planning skills; Be able
to work under complex situations and be reliable; Extensive knowledge of OHS
Act, COID Act, FCD Act, FET Act and other relevant legislations, policies and
procedures applicable in the Health and Safety environment. Valid driver’s
licence unendorsed.
DUTIES : Induction of staff, students and contractors on H&S matters; Development of
OHS policies and procedures; Plan and conduct OHSAS 18001:2007 internal
audits; Conduct and coordinate Health and Safety trainings; Investigate
incidents and implement corrective measures; Identify hazards and conduct
risk assessment; Develop and maintain a good relationship with all
stakeholders regarding OHS.
ENQUIRIES : Mr SR Gabela at (036) 631 0360
APPLICATIONS : Mnambithi TVET College, HR Unit, Private Bag X9903, Ladysmith, 3370.
Alternatively, applications can be hand-delivered to Central Office, 77
Murchison Street, Ladysmith
NOTE : Candidates who wish to apply must forward certified copies of qualifications,
ID copy, driver’s license, comprehensive CV and fully completed Z83 forms
(obtainable from all Government Departments), clearly indicating the post
being applied for, quoting the relevant reference number on the Z83. It is the
responsibility of the applicant to ensure that his/her foreign qualifications have
been verified by South African Qualifications Authority and DHET. Due to a
large number of applications anticipated, correspondence will be limited to
shortlisted candidates. The applicants who have not been contacted within 3
months after the closing date should regard their applications as unsuccessful.
The College reserves the right not to fill posts. Mnambithi TVET College is an
equal opportunity affirmative action employer.
CLOSING DATE : 29 March 2018 at 12:00