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Health, Safety & Environment Coordinator

Hima Cement

This is a Full-time position in Kampala posted October 24, 2021.

Hima Cement Jobs in Kampala Health, Safety & Environment Coordinator Carreer opportunities in Kampala vacancies in Hima Cement at Kampala

# Job Description

Hima Cement Ltd. is a subsidiary of Bamburi Cement Ltd. which is a member of
the Holcim Group. Holcim is the leading producer of building materials in the
world. At Hima Cement, our Vision is “To be the preferred provider of cement
and concrete based building solutions in East Africa with a strong focus on
customer experience.” Hima Cement works with all actors in the building and
construction industry in Uganda and the region – manufacturing and supplying a
wide range of building and construction solutions designed to meet housing and
construction needs from small projects like individual home buildings to major
construction and infrastructure projects. Whether supplying high-quality
cement to a craftsman or helping leading architects explore and deliver
creative possibilities, Hima Cement is committed to providing solutions that
fit the needs of all its clients.
In order to achieve the above objectives, Hima Cement seeks to recruit a
motivated and competent Health, Safety & Environment Coordinator as indicated

Job Title : Health, Safety & Environment Coordinator
Vacancy Code : HSEC01
Reporting line : Plant Health, Safety & Environment Engineer
Duration : Full Time
Duty Station : Hima

Job Summary;
The role holder develops, communicates and implements unit programs that
complies with Health Safety and Environment Holcim Group Standards, relevant
local legislation and any other standards, regulations or other requirements
through obtaining management commitment, participation, involvement that
translate into change of behaviours of workers in industrial, quarries and

Key Duties and Responsibilities
? Develop and maintain unit health safety and environment programs aligned to
the Group standards;
? Carry out regular induction of all contractors and new employees to
sensitize the workers on OHS risks in the plant;
? Conduct regular inspection of equipment, Job Safety Assessments, Safe Work
Systems and provide recommendations with follow-up to ensure HSE performance
? Conduct risk assessment audits within the industrial, quarries and logistics
? Monitor compliance to HSE legal and other requirements to which the
operations subscribe to, including industrial best practices;
? Conduct regular PPE audits to ensure that all workers are wearing adequate
and appropriate protective gear;
? Drive effective implementation of Critical Controls and Boots on Ground HSE
programs in order to drive a zero harm culture across the business unit;
? Liaise with the operations team to ensure that pollution control measures,
monitoring systems and discharge are in place and compliant to applicable
regulations and standards;
? Conduct regular HSE related coaching, trainings and awareness programs for
all workers;
? Conduct annual Health and Safety culture surveys
? Develop and monitor unit annual Health Safety and Environment Improvement
? Participate in data capture of environmental parameters during the annual
reporting campaign;
? Conduct annual unit gap/self-assessments according to the Holcim HS
? Actively participate in annual Group HS Audits conducted within the plant;
? Participate in technical evaluation of HSE aspects during procurement and
contracting including regular monitoring of SHE performance of contracts
during and after execution
? Participate and review HS requirements in design and installation of new and
modified facilities and equipment;
? Ensure that unit HSE committee is functional;
? Provide quality assurance and guidance in the review of Statutory reports,
Environmental Impact Assessment and Audits of projects within the Plant
? Conduct site verification to verify effectiveness of mitigation measures
arising from audits, assessments and statutory inspections conducted by
? Prepare and submit quarterly and annual reports to NEMA and other key
? Develop and challenge annual unit HSE budgets
? Participate in industrial and road incident investigations to determine root
causes and corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence;
? Conduct drills and coordinate all emergencies in the areas of HSE including
pandemics to ensure safety of lives of workers;
? Participate and monitor the performance of Area Management programs
? Liaise with HR to ensure that regular occupational health assessments are
conducted for workers;
? Coordinate timely collection of hazardous wastes by licensed companies;
? Solicit and or generate innovative ideas and approaches to solve persistent
HSE related challenges.

Required Qualifications skills and attributes.
Educational Requirements
• Bachelors Degree in Health, Safety and Environment, Engineering or a related
discipline from a recognized University
• A globally recognised professional Health & Safety qualification such as
NEBOSH, IOSH, ISO, and NOSA is an added advantage.
• At least 3 years in the field of Health, Safety and Environment management
• Attained skill proficiency in the development of Safety Management System
and Safe Work Culture; establishing of policies, procedures and guidelines;
conducting risk assessment, audit, and accident investigation; managing of
contractors; and facilitating training.
• Well-versed with all the relevant local Health & Safety acts, regulations,
guidelines & code of practices.

Profile & Personal Qualities
• Communication skills
• Team spirit
• Driving for results
• Eagerness to learn
• Analytical skills
• Attention to details, accuracy/Precision
• Customer focus
• Ability to troubleshoot
• Integrity and value:
• Courage, honesty and integrity

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Email:: [email protected] OR [email protected]

Candidates that know that they meet the above criteria and have what it takes
to excel in the above position, should send their CVs, which should include
details of email address if any, present position, Certificate/testimonials
and address of three 3 Referees plus telephone contact to [
[email protected]
]mailto:[email protected] not later than 3rd November
2021. Key Notes: 1\. Hima Cement Limited is an equal opportunity employer and
does not charge a recruitment fee or any other fees at any stage of the
recruitment process. 2\. Make sure that your application letter, CV and
certificates are attached as one document 3\. Indicate the Vacancy Code as the
subject for your email 4\. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted 5\.
Qualified females are greatly encouraged to apply 6\. Any form of canvassing
will lead to automatic disqualification. The Plant Human Resource Manager Hima
Cement Ltd Plot 838, Namanve Industrial Area. P.O Box 7230 Kampala, Uganda

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