HSE Officer

  • Fast Recruitment
  • Ermelo, Mpumalanga, South Africa
  • Sep 09, 2017
Permanent Administration Banking Engineering Health Care Manufacturing

Job Description

HSE Officer

Our client in the coal mining industry is looking for a HSE Officer in the Ermelo area.


  • The successful candidate will be responsible for Health, Safety and Environmental compliance of surface and underground mining operations
  • Regular audits of all HSE practices to ensure 100% HSE compliance
  • Performing regular site audits and subcontractor audits for open-pit, underground and plant operations
  • Advising management on legal and HSE compliance and international best practices
  • Conducting audits on a daily basis, liaising with managers, compiling of audit reports and overseeing the audit register
  • Attending HSE meetings and compiling HSE reports
  • Track monthly targets and objectives
  • Ensure that all staff working on site are aware and understand company HSE policies and procedures
  • Conduct regular HSE site inspections and as per the mines requirements and ensure that the necessary documentation is updated and placed in the relevant HSE files
  • Ensure that all safety files are updated and complete the monthly checklists
  • Conduct risk assessments on site and communicate to the relevant parties
  • Implementation and follow-up on all audit recommendations and/or directives
  • Participating and co-ordinating of the relevant health and safety committee

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years hands-on HSE experience in a mining environment and knowledge of the various mining operations (Open pit and Underground)
  • Must have experience in coal mining
  • Must have a relevant safety related tertiary qualification
  • Must have excellent knowledge of the Mine Health and Safety Act

MHSA Requirements:

  • The successful candidate must be in possession of a valid certificate of fitness or be in a position to obtain one prior to the commencement of employment, as per the requirements of the Mine Health and Safety Act

Personal Attributes:

  • Self-disciplined and energetic
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Passionate about safety
  • Well-presented and able to work well under pressure
  • Must be able to understand the importance of policies and procedures as well as the implementation thereof
  • Must be systematic and organised
R500 000 p/a
Fax your CV to me: 086 668 0991

Job Level


Salary Range

R40 000 - R50 000 per month