H&W Rice Company

HSE Manager at H&W Rice Company

H&W Rice Company is one of three companies under Haske & Williams Ltd – a fast-rising agribusiness conglomerate – formed out of the need to create quality local substitutes to imported rice products in Nigeria. We are a vertically integrated producer of high-quality whole grain parboiled rice and we work directly with our farm estates and network of outgrowers to ensure the finest, export-quality products for our local and international customers.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: HSE Manager


Position as the Health, Safety and Environmental subject matter expert for the Rice mill, Regulators and Clients.
Drive the development and implementation of the Health, Safety and Environmental Program and Plans.
Advise all stakeholders on how to promote and cultivate established and agreed Health, Safety and Environmental program and culture.
Measure the effectiveness of HSE control initiatives used across operations in the mill and direct HSE staff in the implementation of the Health and Safety Program.
Audit all functions for Health, Safety and Environmental procedure implementation, and compliance with Corporate, Governmental Agencies and Client requirements.
Manage and assist with the development of site-specific Health, Safety and Environmental plans
Conduct root-cause analysis of any Health, Safety and Environmental incidents, identifying trends and implementing improvement plans.
Lead accident / incident investigations and carry out analysis of accident / incident statistics
Provide leadership and direction to all Departments and Project Managers on all aspects of Health, Safety and Environmental topics.
Establish and maintain positive working relationships with Clients, Site Managers, Government Agencies, Representatives and Subcontractors.
Appraise and implement new Health, Safety and Environmental as they relate to the milling operations.
Organize and conduct Health, Safety and Environmental training as necessary.
Compile and publish HSE statistics and communicate to all management and personnel.
Ensure that emergency preparedness and response plans are developed, documented,
implemented and tested.
Ensure that effective medical, first aid, occupational health facilities, resources, equipment and consumables are provided and maintained at all offices and work sites.
Prepare, convene and facilitate regular HSE Committee meetings on site.
Ensure safe operations of the rice mill machine and drive adherence to agreed repair and routine maintenance schedules
Ensure zero deviation from regulatory standards
Coordinate the preparation and implementation of the unit’s annual and quarterly budget (CAPEX and OPEX).
Identify training needs and develop training plans for the milling, parboiling and boiler team
Drive the adoption of culture that supports innovation, development of quality products, excellent service delivery, accountability and operational excellence;
Drive performance of critical functions and efficiently lead the team whilst driving a culture of high performance and result consciousness;

Education & Qualification

Relevant Degree in HSE Management, NEBOSH Diploma
Lead Auditor of Safety Management Systems (OHSAS 18001/ISO 45001), Lead Auditor of Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001), Lead Auditor of Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001)
Registered Industrial Accident Investigator
Professional Membership of recognized International Safety Management Society
Experience At least 7-8 years’ experience with at least 3 years as a HSE Manager,

Application Closing Date
15th July, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: n.ogundipe@aarinvest.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

To apply for this job email your details to n.ogundipe@aarinvest.com