The South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) strives to improve the nation’s health and quality of life by funding and conducting relevant and leading health research.
It further aims to promote equity, career development and progression. OFFICE MANAGER : HEALTH, SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT (HSE) Permanent Post The SAMRC requires a skilled experience Health, Safety & Environment Manager who will be responsible for the strategic management of the Health, Safety and Environment Office.
Responsibilities : Develop, implement and maintain Health, Safety & Environment Management System. Ensure the workplace meets all legal expectations regarding health & safety in the work place and the environment.
Perform HIRA and develop and implement health and safety plans in the workplace according to legal guidelines (OHS Act 85 of 1993) Prepare and enforce policies to establish a culture of health and safety.
Identify HSE training requirements Monitor and report on compliance to policies and laws Provide written recommendations and solutions to issues, improvement opportunities or new prevention measures Ensure contractor and service providers compliance to (OHS Act 85 of 1993) Core Requirements : Diploma or equivalent qualification in Health, Safety & Environment Minimum of 5 years relevant experience as an HSE Manager SAMTRAC Development, Implementation & Maintenance of HSE Management System Advantageous : Graduate Member of SAIOSH Health, Safety & Environment Management within a Medical Research environment.
Understanding, Implementation and Auditing of OSHAS 18001 AND ISO 14001. Interested candidates can send their CV