Thursday, 29 August 2013

Industrial Hygienist at Tanzania Electric Supply Company (TANESCO)

Job Title: Industrial Hygienist

Employer: Tanzania Electric Supply Company (TANESCO)

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 9th Sept 2013

Job Objective:

Ensure a sound hygienic work environment to staff and the general public as regard to the company activities i.e. Generation, Transmission, Distribution, Sales, Marketing and Customer Services.

Principal Accountabilities:
Ensure all company workplaces are in the top hygienic condition.
Ensure personal hygiene risks are identified and managed
Ensure all staff and facilities acquire optimal necessities as far as industrial hygiene is concerned
Minimize man hour losses due to unfavorable working environment and hygienic conditions
Carry out hygiene audits/ inspections for entire company to ensure they conform to the required hygienic standards and advise on maintaining and enhancing workers hygiene.
Monitor the improvement of lighting level, internal air quality (ventilation), audio and visibility in work place to meet legal and company standards.
Prevent noise induced hearing loss by implementing audio screenings and analyze the trends/statistics on hygiene education
Conducting regular seminars and training on hygiene regulations and procedures to members of staff.
Preparation of hygienic condition tender documents technical specifications whenever a need arises.
Preparation of weekly monthly, quarterly and annual reports. Also, compile hygienic condition reports from regions and plants
Any other work related duties as directed by the Principal Health Officer.

Self-management and personal traits:

Good team player
Good communication skills and computer literacy (Good written & spoken English and Kiswahili are a must).

Planning skills:

Prioritizes work and uses time efficiently
Plans ahead to ensure that resources are available in time
Ability to meet constant deadlines

Minimum Requirements:

A good bachelor degree in Environmental sciences, Health or equivalent from accredited Universities/Colleges.

Minimum 3 years in the Occupational Health field

Key Competencies:
Comprehensive knowledge on Industrial hygiene,
Knowledge on Occupational Health Laws, Standards and Regulations,
Ability to manage, supervise and work

How to Apply:
Send a well written application giving full details of previous work life history, qualifications and include two work references. Applications should be addressed to:
Senior Manager Human Resources,
Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco),
Umeme Park Building – Ubungo
P. 0 BOX 9024,
Dar Es Salaam,
Tanzania .