Safety & Health Officer

Responsibilities :

  • Develop, implement, and maintain safety policies and procedures in compliance with local regulations and industry best practices.
  • Conduct regular inspections and audits to identify potential hazards and ensure compliance with safety standards in estate and mill operations.
  • Collaborate with the Management and employees to establish a culture of safety and promote safe work practices.
  • Provide guidance and training to employees on safety protocols, emergency procedures, and the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Investigate accidents, incidents, and near-miss occurrences, and prepare detailed reports with recommendations for preventive measures.
  • Conduct risk assessments and develop strategies to mitigate risks in the workplace.
  • Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of safety programs and recommend improvements as needed.
  • Stay up to date with changes in safety regulations and industry trends and ensure compliance with all applicable laws and standards.
  • Maintain accurate records of safety-related incidents, training activities, and safety equipment inspections.
  • Identify safety training needs, organize and coordinate safety training briefings and prepare training materials if necessary.
  • Work with managers to create an emergency/contingency plan.
  • Develop an OSH Plan and PPE programme.
  • Acts as a liaison between the company and regulatory bodies, including NREB, DOE, DOSH, etc.
  • Conduct internal audit and provide recommendations to minimize risks to company and employees.
  • Coordinate and lead routine safety meetings.
  • Other duties assigned by the Management from time to time.

Requirements :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Science or any other related discipline.
  • Professional certification in occupational health and safety (e.g., NEBOSH, OSHA) is highly desirable.
  • Certified Safety officer by JKKP / NIOSH is a plus.
  • 2 to 5 years of related working experience a must.
  • Strong understanding of risk assessment techniques, hazard identification, and control measures.
  • Exposure to oil palm plantation and palm oil mill certification such as MSPO / RSPO / ISCC is a plus.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and influence individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to work independently.
  • Proficient in using computer applications or Microsoft Office.
  • Flexible (extensive travelling between estates and mill as required).
  • Prepared to reside in remote area.
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Keresa Plantations Sdn Bhd
Lot 1, Block 17, Lavang L.D, 97000 Bintulu, Sarawak
Minimum 2 to 5 years of working experience in safety principles.
Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Science or any other related discipline.
Full time
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