July 18, 2024

[Paterson Grade C3]
Remuneration package: R506, 167 per annum (Cost to Council)

Grade 12 plus Diploma (NQF Level 6) in EHS or OHS OR equivalent
Certificate of training on OHSA
3 years administrative experience in a Health and Safety environment
Knowledge of relevant Legislations;
Good communication skills;
Strong knowledge of Emergency Evacuation Procedures;
Knowledge of Corporate Governance and Business Ethics;
Project management skills;
Computer Literate (Microsoft Office & Outlook);

Assist with implementing the Council’s OHS plans and strategies;
Ensure compliance with the OHS Act;
Establish and coordinate OHS Committees;
Ensure the development and adherence to OHS policy and procedures
Develop and implement Disaster Management/ Recovery Plan
Assist with the rehabilitation of employees after accidents or injuries and make sure they experience a
satisfactory return to work;
Review and make decisions in events where an employee has refused to work on the grounds that
danger exists, or the work will cause danger to the employee(s);
Respond to employees’ safety concerns and institute investigations;
Raise management and staff awareness of safety accountabilities and responsibilities;
Identify and test work areas for potential accident and health hazards;
Record and report hazards, accidents, injuries and health issues within the workplace;
Facilitate the investigation of accidents and unsafe work conditions, study possible causes and
recommended remedial action;
Monitor and ensure maintenance of Access Control and Surveillance systems;
Compile and oversee and continuously update the OHS and visitor registers
Plan and Coordinate emergency procedures such as evacuation drills and first aid crews
Form part of internal and external audits
Attend and make recommendations at monthly OHS meetings;
NOTE: The position requires a person with good health and physical fitness
In line with HPCSA’s Employment Equity and commitment to diversify its workforce and as such, preference will be given
to suitably qualified male candidates from African, White, and Indian groups. People with disabilities are encouraged to

All interested applicants should forward their application letter, together with detailed Curriculum
Vitae and copies of qualifications, to recruitment@hpcsa.co.za quoting the job title in the subject
HPCSA reserves the right not to make any appointment to this position

Closing date: 30 July 2021
If you have not heard from us within 30 days of the
closing date of the application, please consider your
application as being unsuccessful. Communication
will be entered into with short-listed candidates only.


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