Safety Officer (SAMTRAC / COMSOC / Safety Management / Mining / EHS / OHS) – Northern Cape, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 2 weeks ago

Reference No. 466-0905LH

Reference Number: 466-0905LH

Job Description:

Our client is seeking an experienced Safety Officer to oversee all EHS requirements at their mine in the Northern Cape, South Africa.


  • Ensuring employees have a clear understanding on working safely, following safety procedures and the importance thereof through on-going training and enforcement.
  • Coordinating incident and accident investigations, Environmental Health and Safety Systems and updating documents and procedures.
  • Ensuring compliance to EHS legislation and standards.
  • Compiling regular safety and risk control reports.
  • Assist in setting SHE standards and maintaining them to ensure Health and Safety Regulations are enforced.
  • Assist in conducting environmental, health and safety audits.
  • Co-ordinate and conduct training as required and ensure that training records are maintained and updated.
  • Scheduling and overseeing planned job observations at the required intervals specified and ensuring that recommendations made are implemented.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • COMSOC 2 Diploma or SAMTRAC for mines essential.
  • Safety Management Diploma, Competent A, Legal Liability or other similar safety qualification advantageous.
  • Matric certificate.
  • 5+ years’ experience in all EHS aspects of operational mines.
  • Training in the Mine Health and Safety Act, Risk Prevention, Incident Investigation and EHS.
  • Strong verbal and written English and Afrikaans communication skills.
  • Problem solver with attention to detail.
  • Computer literate in MS Office and Safety Systems.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent employment opportunity.
  • Candidates from the Northern Cape are encouraged to apply (no accommodation or relocation assistance provided for individuals outside the area).


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CA Mining

CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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