Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist – East Rand

  • Permanent
  • Ref #412501LT
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Manufacturing/Production, Production
Employer Description

A market leader in Chemical Manufacturing

Job Description

Our client is looking for a EHS Specialist to join their team

Your duties will include but not limited to:

  • Maintenance of all relevant SHEQ documented information and records (retained information) i.e. reports, Risk assessments, audit reports, etc.
  • Ensure continual improvement of the SHEQ management system.
  • Conduct and/or participate in Risk Assessments as and when required.
  • Participate and contribute on relevant EHS aspects with regards to Project teams for plant upgrade projects, MOC’s, etc.
  • Processing of information and data to ensure all documentation related to the SHEQ and RC Management System are continually updated on the server.
  • Maintain, control and distribute latest revisions of SHEQ, RC Management System and documentation (policies, manuals, standard operating procedures, works instructions, forms, meeting minutes, etc.) – as and when updates are required and to all relevant staff.
  • Fulfil and coordinate First Aider function.
  • RC – ensure PPE and other EHS related items are ordered, fulfil role of SHE Committee secretary and Data capturing.
  • Quality Dashboard reporting, Document review – monthly emails, Quality reporting tracker update, Communicate monthly Quality topic.
  • Logging and updating the safety/environmental improvers register.


  • National Diploma in Production and Operations Management
  • National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a EHS Specialist working in the Chemical manufacturing industry or similar environment
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience with relevant legal licensing and permit requirements (e.g. Air Emissions Licenses, Industrial Effluent discharge licenses, etc.)

Salary / Package

R50 000 - R60 000 CTC


  • Provident Fund