Environment, Health & Safety amd Fleet Officer

JTI Leaf Zambia Limited (JTI) is a tobacco leaf subsidiary of Japan Tobacco Incorporated, a leading international tobacco product manufacturer operating in 120 countries. Operating in Zambia since 2010, JTI has operations in Chipata, Kaoma and Lusaka where it supports and procures tobacco leaf from over 7,000 small scale and commercial farmers.

JTI invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced people to fill the following vacant position in Zambia:

Environmental Health & Safety and Fleet Officer, Chisamba (x1)

Position purpose:

Reporting to the ADET Manager with a dotted line to EHS Manager, the Environmental Health & Safety and Fleet Officer will be responsible for:

  • Conducting regular EHS risk assessments, tasks and projects to identify hazards and ensure compliance to JTI EHS Standards.
  • Ensuring that all incidents/accidents and non – conformances are reported and investigated according to the JTI procedure as well as implementing corrective and preventive actions.
  • Planning health and safety inspections and internal audits.
  • Coordinating EHS Inductions for seasonal employees/visitors and work closely with the Site Managers/ other departmental co-workers to ensure permanent and temporal contractors undertake their work in accordance with JTI EHS Standards.
  • Ensuring that safety meetings are held on site. Also supports the Site management with preparation of material/information for EHS meetings.
  • Initiating and making follow up action related to the regular maintenance, repair of all Site vehicles, motorcycles and equipment, as well as prepare period reports on the running costs for review by Management.
  • Playing key role in investigations of all security breaches for the site office
  • Any other duties assigned by the line manager.




Education

  • A minimum of a Diploma in Occupation Health and Safety or related qualification

Experience

  • At least 2 years working in a similar position
  • Having worked in a commercial farm will be an added advantage

Language & Computer Skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office with advanced skills in Excel
  • Fluent written and Spoken English (Speak, Read & Write)

To apply for the above mentioned vacancy, send a blank email to Zambia.Careers@jti.com and you will receive an application form. Kindly submit the completed application form, application letter and CV to Zambia.Careers@jti.com before 26 January, 2018. Please ensure that you mention www.gozambiajobs.com as the source of this job advertisement.

Only completed application forms will be considered.

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