HSSE Manager Job in South Africa


HSSE Manager Job in South Africa

Requisition ID: 2019-59767

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Work Location: ZA-Rustenburg

Department / Discipline: Mining & Minerals

Position Type: Fixed Term Professional & Technical

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a HSSE Manager with site – based experience for a contract position.

Rustenburg Base Metals Refiners (RBMR) is situated in the North-West province of South Africa in close proximity to the Waterval Smelting Complex. Furnaces’ matte from all Anglo-American Platinum Smelters is processed at the Anglo Converting Process (ACP) Plant to produce a Waterval Anglo Converter Matte (WACM) which is fed to RBMR. RBMR comprises of two plants, the Magnetic Concentration Plant (MCP) and the Base Metals Refinery (BMR). In the MCP, Platinum Groups Metals (PGM) are separated from the WCM, hydrometallurgically upgraded and dispatched to the Precious Metals Refinery for further processing. A PGM-lean, base metals stream is then transferred to RBMR where metals are hydrometallurgically solubilised, purified and recovered as Nickel and Copper cathodes.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide strategic HSSE direction to the Project Management Team Participate in the contractor, supplier HSSE pre – qualification and selection processes

Facilitate the implementation of the Wood HSSE Management System (Blue Book)
Have input and participate in project reviews and risk assessments

Investigate and assess HSSE staffing requirements for the project in consultation with the Senior Operations HSSEA Manager for EMEA

Develop and Implement a Project HSSE execution plan (Volume 6) Audit and report compliance with HSSE management plans as scheduled

Provide advice and support to Project Management to ensure continuous improvement of HSSE management on the project

Ensure accident / incident and investigations are reported and conducted in accordance with Wood mandatory procedures Develop and review a training needs analysis, matrix and plan for the project and ensure training packages are available

Facilitate the development of induction and orientation programs for Project

Develop and test all Emergency Management Plans, Traffic Management and Waste Management Plans for the project Evaluate new HSSE equipment and products

Facilitate Project Risk Workshops at each stage of the project and ensure risk registers are kept up to date Provide Monthly Reports to the Operations HSSEA Manager for EMEA
Conduct detailed monthly trend analysis of Incidents on the project and provide

documented reports to the Operations HSSEA Manager

Ensure that “end of project” HSSE reports are compiled and submitted within 30 days after end of project

Promote an enthusiastic HSSE culture that delivers positive commitment to and engages all employees in continuous improvement in HSSE performance

Monitor personnel under your area of control comply with their individual responsibilities to HSSE matters

Be an active role model and lead by example to promote Wood values and Code of Business Conduct Develop HSSE procedures, instructions and forms to support HSSE requirements

Skills / Qualifications

Essential qualifications;

Advance Accident / Incident investigation
Fall protection
Fire marshal
Fall arrest technician
Fist Aild level 3 – Red Cross

Competencies, Skills & Experience;

Construction Background (at least 7years in Mining)
Ability to compile, maintain and analyse Project HSSE statistical data including graphical presentation
Ability to compile, maintain and analyse Project HSSE Risk data including graphical presentation
Ability to facilitate Project HSSE risk assessment processes
Ability to develop & present subject – related training
Knowledge on ISO 31000 (Risk), OHSAS 18001 (Safety) and ISO 14001 (Environment)
Knowledge on PMBOK Project Management principles
Knowledge on the Occupational Health & Safety Act 85 of 1993, Mine Health & Safety Act 29 of 1996 & any other relevant legislation
Knowledge on HSSE Management Systems & International Best Practises
Ability to develop & perform HSSEA assurance audits
Ability to perform accident & incident investigations, including report writing

Personal Qualities

Must be able to lead from the front, set a positive example on the HSSE behavior required from employees
Confident, well – spoken, self – starter, disciplined, detail and deadline orientated
Good communication skills (proven ability to interact well with personnel at all organizational levels)
Good organizational skills (ability to plan and implement)
Good English writing skills
Intermediate computer skills Competence in Word, Excel and PowerPoint)




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