Health & Safety Supervisor

Reference ID: H.S.O.EC

Please understand that due to local content requirement by government the following is NOT negotiable. This person MUST come from Somerset East, Cookhouse, Bedford or Adelaide in the Eastern Cape. That means that they were born there, attended school there / grew up there, or have lived and worked in that area for a minimum of 4 years, to

This role will be carried out in the Ops and Maintenance phase.

This person needs to be a self starter. Has a strong H&S systems background but is comfortable working in an environment where there are no set procedures. Someone who has a strong personality and will not be intimidated.

Qualifications  (non-negotiable)


National Safety Diploma

Legal Liability Training

SAMTRAC Certification

Registration with South African Council for project and construction Management Professions (SACPCMP)


5 years’ experience in an H&S role

A minimum of 750000 incident free man hours.

HIRA certification (Hazardous Identification Risk Assessment)

Incident Investigator experience

Emergency Coordination Training

Proven experience in Health and Safety Management System implementation and/or monitoring

Experience within the Engineering and Construction industry

Renewable energy experience will be beneficial but not essential

Experience in construction and operation & maintenance of electrical power generation plant and substations

Clear understanding of electrical and mechanical lockouts, as well as managing permits through the GMR 2(1) & (7).


Health & Safety Culture

Develop H&S systems, policies & procedures

Health & Safety Management systems and reporting

Third party visits and audits

Permits & legal requirements


To apply for this job email your details to elaine@energy-africa-recruitment.com