Catilas Resources Limited – Our client in the Maritime / Oil and Gas industry is recruiting to fill the position below:

  • Job Position: Safety Officer
  • Job Location: Koko, Delta

Job Description

  • We are looking for a responsible and experienced Safety Officer to facilitate compliance with occupational health and safety (OHS) guidelines in the Maritime / Oil and Gas industry.
  • You will provide advice on measures to minimize hazards or unhealthy situations. You will also be on a constant lookout for violations.
  • The ideal candidate will be a responsible individual who swears by OSH regulations.
  • Your work will be largely focused on prevention, so you need to be conscientious and farsighted. The ideal candidate will also be detail-oriented and ready to act in emergencies.

Role Objective

  • The goal is to establish a safe workplace according to the company policy, regulatory standards and foster a culture of attention to health and safety.

Job 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 them 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.

Job Requirements
Required Education / Qualification:

  • BSc / BA / OND / HND in Safety Management, Engineering or relevant field is preferred
  • Valid certification in Occupational health and safety (Maritime/Oil and Gas sector) is a must.

Required Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Preference will be given to candidates currently in similar roles within the Maritime/oil and gas sector.

Required Skills:

  • Proven experience as a safety officer
  • In-depth knowledge of regulatory guidelines (e.g. OSH/Maritime) 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.
  • 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.

Salary: Competitive.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note: This position is based in Koko in Delta State and interviews will be conducted in Lagos.

Tagged as: Oil & Gas, Quality Control