Health and Safety Environmental Officer (Harare) at Teecherz Home & Office

Work description

Responsible for planning, implementing and supervising workplace safety for company employees.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Drafting, implementation and maintenance of the Group’s Occupational Health and Safety policy.
  • Ensure that all Occupational Health and Safety regulations are met to mitigate occupational risks.
  • Ensure compliance with all occupational health and safety laws, statutes and safety regulations i.e. Factories and Works Act, NSSA Acts and EMA Act.
  • Identify potential health risks in the workplace and work to correct them.
  • Ensure that regular inspections and maintenance of machines are carried out (through logs) by responsible maintenance personnel to ensure safety.
  • Develop occupational health and safety programs and promote safe work techniques.
  • Develop an accident preparedness plan for all SBUs.
  • Investigate all accidents and provide recommendations to management.
  • Present monthly occupational health and safety reports to the Group’s Human Resources Manager.
  • Work hand in hand with the Health Committee to ensure the implementation of the Health and Safety Policy.

Qualifications and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environment and Health or equivalent.
  • Certificate in Safety and Health at Work.
  • Certified in first aid and firefighting an added bonus.
  • Minimum experience of 5 years in a similar position.


How to apply

Suitably qualified candidates should send their CV along with certified academic transcripts to: [email protected], clearly indicating in the subject line of the email the position for which they are applying and the city of preference. Deadline: May 10, 2024