Safety Officer Job Available

Reference Number: 030624/14
Branch: Infrastructure Management: Central Operations
Directorate: Operations Central


Salary: R308,154 per annum (Level 07)

Centre: Jericho Dam


  • National Diploma (NQF Level 6) in Safety Management / Occupational Health and Safety
  • One (1) to three (3) years’ experience in Occupational Health and Safety / SHE-related field
  • Knowledge of and completed courses in SHE-related legislation
  • SAMTRAC and OHSAS 18001 will be an added advantage
  • Valid unexpired driver’s licence
  • Computer literacy
  • Leadership skills
  • Communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Strong relationship-building ability
  • Analytical thinking
  • Self-confidence
  • Ability to work independently and within a team


  • Attend OHS Committee meetings and obtain minutes of the safety committee meeting
  • Monitor compliance with issuing of PPE
  • Assist supervisors in maintaining safety record files
  • Perform OHS induction for contractors, visitors, and employees
  • Provide support and assistance during emergency situations/incidents
  • Implement OHS system and facilitate training for all employees, managers, and contractors regarding health and safety
  • Conduct risk assessments for office operations
  • Execute internal safety audits and inspections
  • Enhance safety awareness and ensure the implementation of OHS policies
  • Report on all internal accidents and related incidents
  • Recommend necessary changes to ensure compliance with health and safety regulations
  • Assess and provide on-job training to subordinates

Machete William Tel No: (017) 846 6033

Jericho Dam: Please forward your application quoting the reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X1004, Amsterdam, 2375 or hand deliver to Jericho Dam, Admin Building, Amsterdam, Human Resource office.

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