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  • Posted: Sep 10, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the minerals processing, aggregates and metals refining industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partn...
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    Safety Officer - Field Service


    The successful Candidate will be responsible for protecting and improving business profitability by managing, developing and coordinating related Quality, Environment, Health and Safety (QEHS) processes and functions.

    The position will be servicing MA Africa Internal and External Customer bases. It is critical in sustaining and improving the QEHS relationship between Metso Outotec and its Clients in Africa. The ideal candidate will be able to display a high level of competence in Quality Systems development, Sustainabilility, Continuous Improvement, Enviromental Impact reduction and Health and Safety management.

    Job Duties And Responsibilities

    • Support and ensure MO teams are 'Ready to Operate'

    • Identify System and Process gaps and areas for improvement

    • Participate in Regional and lead local audits

    • Participate in or coordinate environmental assessments

    • H&S Inspections and feedback

    • Site appointments where necessary

    • Analysis and reporting on key metrics on relevant Group Reporting Tool (HSE leading and lagging indicators, Quality system performance)

    • Lead QEHS improvement in Local Operation (RCA, Performance Tracking)

    • Support Site/Local management in execution of HSE

    • Roll out Metso Outotec initiatives and training

    • Support risk HIRA process

    • Manage Local/site legal framework

    • Control HSE data communication and liaison with authorities

    • Implement all aspects of Group Management System

    • Liaise with customer sites on HSE requirements and initiatives

    • Support and oversee investigation process

    • Support Quality initiatives in Region


    • Reports directly to the Director QEHS


    • MO Sales Teams

    • MO Service Teams

    • MO Support Function Teams

    • MO Customer Logistics

    • MO Group Functions (QEHS and Business Areas)

    • Customer HSE

    • Regulatory bodies

    Qualifications & Experience

    • Matric (Grade 12)

    • Relevant Quality or Health and Safety Management Qualification from a recognised institute

    • Experience in developing and sustaining business systems

    • Engineering qualification is an advantage

    • Minimum 5 - 10 years experience in Mining or Heavy Industry in a similar role

    Skills And Abilities

    • Team player and enjoy being part of a dynamic working environment

    • High level of Competence in MS Office (specifically Excel and PowerPoint)

    • Prpcess Flow mapping in Visio an advantage

    • Enjoys working in a cross-functional and multi-cultural environment

    • Strong oral and written communication skills

    • Ability to interact / influence multiple functions globally, ability to work in a team atmosphere and in a multi-cultural / multi-language atmosphere

    • Global mindset - must be able to work across poles to deliver end result

    • Strong sense of urgency, personal ownership of position and willing to go beyond job boundaries

    • Embraces change with a strong desire to continuously improve the business process

    • Highly motivated individual with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Metso Outotec on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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