Leading global manufacturer requires a candidate with at least 5 years’ experience in implementation and maintenance of quality management systems. Tertiary qualification in Chemistry or QEHS (BTech Quality and/or B. Tech in Safety Management, Environmental or related).
QEHS Specialist Job, Port Elizabeth
Min Required Qualifications:
Grade 12 with Mathematics, Physical Science and/or Life Science
Tertiary qualification in Chemistry or QEHS (BTech Quality and/or B. Tech in Safety Management, Environmental or related)
SAMTRAC (Safety Management Training Course) / NEBOSH (National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health)
MDP – Management Development Programme, Business Management or related
Recognised Internal auditor (according to ISO 19011)
Lead auditor & Lean Six Sigma (green belt/black belt) advantageous
At least 5 years’ experience (of which 3 in a managerial level, not limited to people/systems management) in implementation and maintenance of quality management systems
Working knowledge/experience in legal compliance (Environmental, Health & Safety, BCEA - Basic Conditions of Employment Act, POPIA - Protection of Personal Information Act, LRA - Labour Relations Act, Dangerous
Major Responsibilities & Accountabilities:
Health and Safety:
Effective management, maintenance and improvement of the HZA QEHS IMS (Integrated Management System) against compliance and legal requirements for ISO 45001 HPM EHS Development Path, HPS requirements and related systems.
Implement and maintain corporate compliance, relevant local legal compliance (environmental, health & safety regulations, POPIA, etc.)
Implement and maintain ENHESA (HPM’s EHS compliance management system)
Collate, arrange, record and report on training as per OHS Act requirements – e.g. fire-fighting training, first aid training, HSE committee meetings, etc.
Coordinate medical surveillance program & safety representatives
Reporting incidents and IOD’s
Conduct regular QEHS inspections and report documented findings to management with proposed recommendations.
Participate in all risk assessments, updated and actions followed up.
Quality and Environment:
Effective management, maintenance and improvement of the HZA QEHS IMS against compliance and legal requirements for ISO 9001, ISO 14001.
Manage and control contract cleaners
Coordinate and control life cycle & sustainability initiatives, waste management
Overall responsibility to prepare safety risk assessments, safe working procedures and method statement. On an ongoing basis identify and evaluate the risks to which employees may be exposed to and communicate
these to management and staff.
Draft and implement QEHS policies and procedures.
Compile and analyse QEHS relevant results and data.