Job Summary

To initiate, implement, coordinate, maintain SHE management system and programmes and build a team dedicated to providing the highest standards of safety and environmental compliance at a new mine site to be developed by TMB

Key Performance Areas:

  • Compliance to national, international legislations and other requirements
  • Recommend, initiate and ensure appropriate implementation of SHE Policies and Procedures
  • Responsible for continuous process improvement in all SHE Programmes
  • Provide expert advice and periodic reporting to management on SHE related matters
  • SHE System Implementation and Monitoring
  • Responsible for the development and management of legal register
  • Conduct in-house audits on SHE matters
  • Co-ordinate SHE Training programs
  • Ensure appropriate safety training for all personnel at the mine site
  • Maintain high standards of safety and environmental compliance in a new mining and processing operation
  • Establish a site based mine rescue team
  • Establishing a first aid team at the mine site

Technical Competencies:

  • Safety Training Management Training e.g SAMTRAC
  • Setting up SHE systems and procedures
  • Hazard Identification and Risk Management/Assessment skills
  • Incident/Accident Investigation skills
  • Fire Prevention and Protection
  • Computer literacy in standard Microsoft Application Software
  • Instructional Techniques in Safety (IT IS)
  • Knowledge and understanding of OHSAS 18001, ISO 14001 & ISO 9001
  • ISO Auditing
  • First aid certificate
  • Substantial open pit mine safety management experience
  • Preferably substantial underground mine safety management experience

Behaviours/Personal Attributes:

  • Planning and Organising
  • Analytical skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Team building
  • Team Leadership and Management
  • Communication and Interpersonal skills
  • Problem solving and taking initiatives
  • Commitment to highest safety standards


Qualification and Experience:

A minimum of a Degree in Occupational Hygiene/Safety Management or equivalent qualification. Must have full knowledge of SHE integrated management system (ISO14001, OHSAS18001).

This is a senior position in a Botswana exploration and mining company and requires a minimum 10 years relevant experience: 5 years of which should have been served at senior SHE officer level in an active mining and ore processing environment. Computer literacy, a clean class B Drivers license and First Aid Certificate are mandatory. Advanced First Aid Training can be provided to the successful candidate

Closing date and application instructions

Should you be interested and meet the minimum requirements, please send your CV, certified copies of certificates and references to:

HR and Admin Officer

Tshukudu Metals Botswana (Pty) Ltd

P/Bag 00427



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Closing date: 25 November 2017