Safety Officer needed at UAC Foods Limited in Lagos

Job Summary:

  • Facilitate the enforcement of compliance to relevant occupational health and safety laws to ensure the safety of the work environment by minimizing associated risks.

You will be accountable for:

  • Daily/monthly monitoring and inspection of facility/equipment and enforce safety procedures and precautions in the work environment.
  • Acting and advising on all matters relating to the protection of life and property from fire and other risks identified in the work environment.
  • Enforcing traffic control in the factory premises.
  • Carrying out health and safety induction for all employees, outsourced, contractors and visitors.
  • Carrying out and coordinating safety talk with workers especially safety talk from identified safety concerns in the workplace.
  • Participating in safety campaign and other safety awareness in the workplace.
  • Actively preparing and participating before, during and after regulatory visit.
  • Actively participating in the rescue of people and property from all types of accident and disaster.
  • Promoting fire safety and enforce fire safety standards in the premises
  • Enforcing and Monitoring compliance to the rule of switching off all appliances after the close of business.
  • Attending to emergency incidents and minimizing distress and suffering, including giving first aid.
  • Dealing with unforeseen circumstances as they arise and responding quickly to them.
  • Inspecting and initiating maintenance of fire-fighting equipment such as fire extinguishers, fire alarm system and fire hydrant system.
  • Organizing drills; educating and informing the staff to help promote fire safety.
  • Assessing situation quickly and deciding the best course of action.
  • Writing full incident reports in case of any eventuality.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A minimum of OND in an Engineering or Science related course
  • 1 – 2 years experience in OSHE, Fire Safety Management, Microbiology, Food technology, or Engineering experience in an FMCG Industry
  • Able to work effectively with little or no supervision
  • Good at customer management, exhibit self -confidence and integrity
  • Possess Analytical and Communication skills
  • Relevant professional certification is an added advantage.

To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Application Deadline: 16th February, 2022


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