HSE Manager at Olam Group

by Area Talk

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position of Environment, Health & Safety Manager.


  • Conduct risk assessments and/or job safety analyses of routine and non-routine operations and advise line managers and/or area owners on safety controls to mitigate risks.
  • Identify unsafe acts and unsafe conditions during work activities and address them promptly to prevent workplace incidents
  • Investigate safety incidents (near misses and accidents) and track closure of corrective and preventive actions (CAPA).
  • Lead, supervise and attend toolbox talks before start of each shift, contribute, and provide support as applicable.
  • Conduct workplace and equipment safety inspections, including equipment mobilized to site by contractors
  • Issue and monitor compliance with permit-to-work and ensure closure of permit-to-work when work is completed.
  • Ensure wastes are properly segregated, evacuated and disposed to prevent any potential regulatory or compliance issues.
  • Lead in the unlikely event of emergency, and liaise for support from Government emergency agencies such as Fire Brigade, Etc.
  • Plan weekly toolbox talks, deploy relevant topics for toolbox talks, and track compliance with weekly toolbox talks and communicate trend weekly to various departments and business leaders.
  • Attend daily and weekly operations reviews and follow up with safety concerns/ actions from reviews.
  • Etc.

Key Deliverables

  • Site supervision to ensure compliance with safety standards across site, departments, and work activities. He will drive culture change amongst workers and ensure promotion of safe behaviors.
  • Monitor compliance with Olam six safety imperatives and lifesaving rules.
  • Inspect workplace and work activities, and drive compliance with safety standards.
  • Schedule and conduct internal EHS audits of the workplace and procedures as well as support external audits.
  • Track closure of corrective and preventive actions CAPA for inspections, audits, and incidents.
  • Monitor safety KPIs trend and communicate trend during reviews.


  • Degree in environment, health and safety or any engineering and science disciplines.
  • Over 5 years of experience as a EHS manager preferably with a FMCG or Food Industry.
  • Experience with managing environmental performance is an added must.
  • Possession of relevant professional safety qualifications such as NEBOSH International General Certificate in occupational health and safety is a must.
  • Membership of relevant health and safety professional organizations is added advantage.

Method of Application

Interested and Qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply Online

Application Deadline: Not Specified.

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