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Safety Program Coordinator

Closing: Nov 21, 2022

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Published: Nov 15, 2022 (18 days ago)

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EDUCATION: Minimum two years post-Secondary studies at the College/University level or Vocational/Trades School training in facilities management, environmental safety, construction, engineering, or architecture is required.

Requirements:

EXPERIENCE:  Minimum three (3) years of experience in the maintenance or construction field performing repair work or in the field of occupational safety, to include work experience as a construction supervisor or quality control assurance inspector with experience in managing people and resources.

JOB KNOWLEDGE:  Comprehensive knowledge of Safety, Health and Environmental Management (SHEM) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines and required practices and procedures, general specialist knowledge of environmental safety standards.

LANGUAGE:  English level IV (Fluent) reading/writing/speaking is required.

Luganda IV (Fluent) reading/writing/speaking is required.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  Standard level keyboard and computer skills to include specialized software, database management, spreadsheets, etc. Must possess excellent written and oral skills in order to conduct training and drafting of materials and reports in the performance of duties. Ability to coordinate, prioritize and oversee multiple projects. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to be flexible, resourceful, service-oriented, and self-motivated, and to work within the existing mission structure.

Qualifications:  All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.


Responsibilities

EDUCATION: Minimum two years post-Secondary studies at the College/University level or Vocational/Trades School training in facilities management, environmental safety, construction, engineering, or architecture is required.

Requirements:

EXPERIENCE:  Minimum three (3) years of experience in the maintenance or construction field performing repair work or in the field of occupational safety, to include work experience as a construction supervisor or quality control assurance inspector with experience in managing people and resources.

JOB KNOWLEDGE:  Comprehensive knowledge of Safety, Health and Environmental Management (SHEM) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines and required practices and procedures, general specialist knowledge of environmental safety standards.

LANGUAGE:  English level IV (Fluent) reading/writing/speaking is required.

Luganda IV (Fluent) reading/writing/speaking is required.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  Standard level keyboard and computer skills to include specialized software, database management, spreadsheets, etc. Must possess excellent written and oral skills in order to conduct training and drafting of materials and reports in the performance of duties. Ability to coordinate, prioritize and oversee multiple projects. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to be flexible, resourceful, service-oriented, and self-motivated, and to work within the existing mission structure.

Qualifications:  All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.


Duties:  Incumbent serves as the Safety Program Coordinator with responsibility for assisting the Post Occupational Safety and Health Officer (POSHO) in carrying out the day-to-day functions of the Safety, Health and Environmental Management (SHEM) and Fire Protection Division (FIR) programs at post as required by 15 FAM 900 and 15 FAM 800; assures that all government-owned and leased property in country meet the requirements of 15 FAM 253.5, 15 FAM 432, 15 FAM 840, and 15 FAM 950, as well as other related Departmental requirements which may exist. Incumbent reports directly to the Post Occupational Safety and Health Officer.


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