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Safety Officer, DCT

  • Lokoja, Kogi
  • Apr 03,2024
  • Negotiable
  • Full Time
  • Remote

Application ends: Apr 20,2024

Job Specification:


Job Summary:

The Job holder ensure compliance with occupational health and safety guidelines, advises on safety policies, conducts risk assessment, and enforces preventive measures to create safe workplace.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the development of OHS policies and programs
  • Advise and instruct on various safety-related topics (noise levels, use of machinery etc.)
  • Conduct risk assessment and enforce preventative measures
  • Review existing policies and measures and update according to legislation
  • Initiate and organize OHS training of employees and executives
  • Inspect premises and the work of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity (e.g. not using protective equipment)
  • Oversee installations, maintenance, disposal of substances etc.
  • Stop any unsafe acts or processes that seem dangerous or unhealthy
  • Record and investigate incidents to determine causes and handle worker’s compensation claims
  • Prepare reports on occurrences and provide statistical information to management



  • BSc/BA in safety management, engineering or relevant field is preferred
  • Certificate in occupational health and safety
  • 3-9 years of cognate work experience as a safety officer
  • In depth knowledge of legislation (e.g., OSHA/EPA) and procedures
  • Knowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practices
  • Experience in writing reports and policies for health and safety
  • Familiarity with conducting data analysis and reporting statistics


Skills and Behavior:

  • Proficient in MS Office; Working knowledge of safety management information systems is a plus
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Diligent with great attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present and explain health and safety topics
  • Interpersonal skill
  • Stress management skill
  • Swift decision-making ability



  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development

Prefered Educational Qualifications

  1. Bachelor's Degree

Job Overview

  • location
    Location:Kogi, Lokoja, Oworo
  • salary
    Offered Salary:Negotiable
  • deadline
    Expiration Date:Apr 20,2024
  • exporiance
    Experience:3 Years
  • qualification
    Categories:Health, Safety & Environment
  • Job Type
    Job Type:Full Time

Job Skills

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