April 19, 2024

BUA Cement Plc is the results of a merger between CCNN Plc and Obu Cement Company Plc (previously Obu Cement Company Limited). Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN) was included in 1962 and commenced operations in 1967, with an put in capability of 100,000 mtpa at Kalambaina, Sokoto State.

We are recruiting to fill the place under:

Job Title: OH&S Manager

Location: Sokoto
Reporting to: HCSE Director
Internally Relates With: OH&S Engineer, OH&S Officer, Plant Fire Engineer
Externally Relates With: Government Agencies, Regulatory Bodies & Safety Consultants

Job Description

  • The profitable applicant might be accountable for main and administering the plant’s OHS program designed to advertise a optimistic well being and security tradition and obtain prevention and/or elimination of business accidents or diseases or losses from course of tools or property injury, and promotes plant operation in accordance with nationwide OHS legal guidelines and laws and good worldwide business practices.
  • The OHS or H&S Manager will report on to BUA’s Health, Safety, Environment and Community (HSEC) Director to make sure a constant and regarded administration strategy is applied throughout the environmental, well being, security, and neighborhood areas.
  • Work in shut collaboration with different friends akin to plant and upkeep supervisor, logistic supervisor and many others.
  • The function might be primarily based in Sokoto, nevertheless, shut alignment, engagement and coordination with the HSEC Director, primarily based in Lagos, might be required.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Functional OHS administration and supervision of BUA services (e.g., cement strains, quarries, staging areas, logistics yards, company and website places of work, upkeep yards, and different working websites as could also be designated by the HSEC Director.
  • Leads, Manages and offers steering to the location OHS groups
  • Undertakes in-house website audits and inspections to establish and get rid of at-risk circumstances and practices and to keep up all required information concerning OHS inspection and audit actions.
  • Perform investigation of occupational incidents, diseases, and tools and property injury and as wanted, conduct root-cause incident investigations utilizing acceptable root trigger evaluation methodologies and to generate classes realized bulletins.
  • Coordinate efficient hazard identification and threat evaluation actions together with the usage of acceptable threat evaluation strategies (What-if, HAZID, HAZOP, QRA, LOPA, and many others) to make sure that every operational exercise/ activity has an acceptable and ample threat evaluation accomplished.
  • Leads and Coordinates Behavioural and Process Safety.
  • Facilitates and helps the implementation and maintainance of ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 certifications
  • Leads and coordinates with BUA Transport division on Road Safety together with however not restricted to: Driver Training (defensive driving) and Competency, Drug and Alcohol Testing, Route Risk Assessments, use of in car monitoring methods (IVMS), Geo-fencing, use of pace governors, no night time driving insurance policies, disciplinary procedures for security violations, and many others.
  • In coordination with company HSEC Director, serves because the liaison between the plant and HSSE regulatory businesses.
  • Assist company HSEC Director and Human Resources within the improvement and administration of OHS coaching and consciousness packages as acceptable.
  • Collaborate with website supervisor(s) and supervisors to develop plant-level OHS procedures for his or her work areas and help in making certain that they’re persistently adopted.
  • Coordinates fireplace safety program together with inspection and upkeep of fireside safety methods throughout all websites.
  • Provide suggestions for the acquisition of specialized security tools together with normal private protecting tools, emergency response tools and first-aid provides.
  • Establishes and oversees the actions of OHS website Committee conferences on the plant and offers suggestions to the HSEC Director and senior administration, as wanted.
  • Coordinate security stand-down conferences throughout all websites in liaison with plant-level managers and supervisors.
  • Assist plant managers and supervisors in efficiency of weekly tailgate security conferences, offering steering on OHS matters.
  • Coordinate implementation of Safety Training Observation Program (STOP) on the plant and offers month-to-month updates to plant administration together with offering mentored observations with educated observers.
  • Coordinate inner/exterior industrial hygiene testing together with noise, gentle and mud surveys as wanted and offers enchancment suggestions to website managers
  • Maintains shut liaison with the Environmental Manager and the Social Risk and Development Manager to coordinate actions of the location primarily based HSEC Teams.
  • Maintains all correct information concerning plant accidents, diseases, and property and tools injury
  • Ensures plant responsiveness to credible emergencies ranging in severity from minor first-aid to life-threatening emergency procedures.
  • Leads and coordinates administration of regulated well being and security trainings akin to occupational first-aid and CPR coaching for plant workers regularly.
  • Leads and coordinates with plant managers and supervisor efficient implementation of Life Saving Rules and to make sure adherence by workers, contractors, distributors and guests.
  • Leads and coordinates emergency response together with vital tools, coaching of personnel and endeavor common emergency response drills.
  • Support the HSEC director within the improvement, implementation, and reporting on lender E&S necessities and deliverables.
  • Support the HSEC director in making certain neighborhood well being and security considerations and impacts are adequately recognized, assessed, and mitigated. This will embody working carefully with environmental and technical colleagues and exterior sources to make sure ample mitigation is recognized and applied.
  • Supervise the work of consultants and technical specialists to make sure consistency and conformity to each BUA insurance policies and good worldwide business follow.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Safety, Chemical Engineering, OHS Management, or associated discipline.
  • NEBOSH worldwide normal certificates in OHS or related is a compulsory qualification
  • 15 years of expertise within the HSSE discipline in cement, mining, O&G or associated business.
  • Proven expertise and data of identification and management measures of operational dangers/hazards and course of security in operational websites.
  • Demonstrated data and expertise on the event and roll-out of OHS administration methods in accordance with acknowledged worldwide requirements.
  • Proven means to inspire and affect management and frontline workers within the supply of excellent Health and Safety efficiency and the creation of an organization Health and Safety Culture.
  • Able to handle OHS actions in a number of places with minimal supervision, splitting time between workplace & discipline environments
  • Adaptable in quick altering environments and capable of ship outcomes via a realistic and optimistic strategy.
  • Thorough data of HSSE regulatory requirements and good worldwide business practices
  • Able to work in a multi-disciplinary group
  • Proven data and expertise of excellent worldwide business follow, together with IFC Performance Standards and EHS Guidelines.
  • Ability to develop and preserve a optimistic dialogue with key stakeholders, together with native communities, authorities, and lenders.
  • Experience working with the Government of Nigeria together with in-depth data of nation methods. Experience working in Sokoto state a plus.
  • Strong oral and written presentation abilities, creativity and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent oral and written communications abilities in English and Hausa.

Application Closing Date
1st August, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and certified candidates ought to:
Click here to apply online
Send their up to date CV to: hr.recruitment@buacement.com utilizing the Job Title as the topic of the mail.

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