Safety Technician


We are currently recruiting for a qualified and experienced *Safety Technician*to join our team.The successful candidate will be responsible for providing and coaching related to safety, health (ergonomics) and Environmental improvements, coordinate 5PB (root cause analyses) of accidents at work, ensure corrective actions are developed and implemented affectively and in a timely manner, Develop action plans and conducting follow up internal and external safety audits to address all plant safety issues and adherence to applicable policies and procedures, legal requirements, ensure corrective safety actions are developed and implemented.* Coordinate the activities of health and safety at work with the activities of other functional areas of the business* Select the correct personal protective equipment according to the existing risks and ensure proper and effective control/monitoring cost* Ensure the involvement of all associates in the zero accidents and promote incident reporting policy* Practice safe working technique and re-enforce safety policy, guidelines, safety rules, procedures and all legally required legislation* Manage consumption for PPE and costs for medicals, audits and PPE* Deep knowledge of OSHA and its interpretation for the smooth application* Support management with updating of policies and procedures* Prepare for internal and external audits* Conduct internal machinery and workstation risk assessments* Prepare induction and training presentations using PowerPoint* Advise management on all legislative changes and new legal requirements* Safety advisor and mentor to associates and management in solving problems that impact safety in the workplace* Collect data, maintain records and manage filling systems for health and safety according to the internal procedures and legal requirements* Create and review daily, weekly, monthly and annual safety reports as required in order to analyze critically all possible causes and severity of working accidents and diseases and define the preventative and corrective actions* Implement, coordinate, control and assure all actions/activities required by PDSSMA (Director plan for Health, Safety & Environment* Must have at least Matric/Grade 12* Completed Bachelors or B-tech degree in Safety Management or Similar* Minimum of at least 3 years experience on similar role* Solid working knowledge of ISO and 5S Methodology* 2-3 Years experience working in an automotive or manufacturing industry will be added as advantage* Excellent command of English written and verbalMarket related* Must have at least Matric/Grade 12* Completed Bachelors or B-tech degree in Safety Management or Similar* Minimum of at least 3 years experience on similar role* Solid working knowledge of ISO and 5S Methodology* 2-3 Years experience working in an automotive or manufacturing industry will be added as advantage* Excellent command of English written and verbal
Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Johannesburg, GT, ZA