Officer- Safety Compliance

Barrick Gold Corporation

Job Description

Lumwana Mining Company seeks to recruit highly motivated and committed employees for the position of Safety Compliance Officerto join the versatile mining team. We are in search of individuals who can champion Barrick’s DNA by:

  • Communicating Honestly, Transparently, and Acting with Integrity
  • Exhibiting a Results-Driven approach
  • Delivering solutions that are Fit for Purpose
  • Dedicating themselves to Building a Sustainable Legacy
  • Taking Responsibility and being Accountable
  • Committing to Zero Harm
  • Cultivating strong and meaningful Partnerships

Reporting to the Coordinator- Safety Compliance, you will be responsible to drive and uphold occupational health, safety, and environmental activities and ensure full compliance to the system and supporting mine operations to eliminate safety incidents by way of thorough safety investigations, inspections and tracking of close out actions.

Your duties will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Drive and uphold occupational health, safety, and environmental activities in line with the set OHS and environmental objectives.
  • Drive the safety management operating system with focus on SOPs, PTO, SLI and FLRA implementation.
  • Conduct regular safety inspections and audits of the mining area including equipment and infrastructures.
  • Manage the shift hazard registers as reported by employees and provide timeous feedback to on the status of the close out actions.
  • Maintaining a pro-active approach to all aspects of operational safety and encourage teamwork within the department in line with Barrick company values.
  • Facilitate and conduct incident investigations with relevant supervisors and follow ups on the closure of actions.
  • Monitor the statutory logbooks and first aid canisters and advise management where necessary.
  • Monitor compliance levels of supervisor check list and provide information to management on non-compliances.
  • Promote the use of written documentations on safe work procedures job safety analysis and standard operating procedures. (JSA, SOP’ S) in all aspect of mining operation

To be considered for the position, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Diploma in occupational health, safety, and environment
  • Should have a minimum 4 year`s relevant experience in the mining industry.
  • Experience in safety compliance in large open pit mines.
  • Must be able to confidently deliver presentations to large groups.
  • Able to drive and holds a valid driver’s license.

What We Can Offer You

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses and site-specific benefits.
  • The ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with industry colleagues.
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across the organisation

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