Thursday, 26 September 2013

Plant Inspector at Occupational Safety and Health Authority (OSHA)

Job Title: Plant Inspector (Two Posts)

Employer: Occupational Safety and Health Authority (OSHA)

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 30th Sept 2013

Duties
Carry out general work place inspections Conduct plant inspection/risk assessment Prepare monthly and annual reports
Planning and implementing specific plant and safety programmes for both workers and management
Compile monthly and annual reports Keep records of Inspections Conduct orientation and induction courses to new employees Providing plant safety consultancy services
Carry out accidents investigations and recommend control measures Provide input for plant surveys and researches
Provide inputs for Business plan, Strategic plan, ergonomics issues
Provide input to Public Relations Office on plant safety issues to be delivered to media, Government agencies, workers and management
Interpret scientific data collected during investigations and recommend appropriate control methods
Conduct follow up inspections to ensure corrective measures have been implemented
Scrutinize and approve drawings and plans for plants
Carry out annual plant safety compliance
Recognize, evaluate and control workplace mechanical hazards
Review existing and current Occupational safety and health literature on mechanical safety and health
Collect and prepare appropriate documentation of data and information for the scope of investigation, findings, conclusions and recommendations
Prepare citations, propose penalties, and determine abetment schedule for identified violations
Participate in the court proceedings on ergonomics matters as witness

Qualifications and Experience:

Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related qualification from a recognized Institution

Salary Scale: OSHA-Scale 6


How to Apply:

General Conditions:-

1. All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania

2. Handwriting application and an up-to-date current Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contact postal address Email and telephone numbers

3. The title of the position applied for should be marked on the envelope; short of which will make the application invalid

4. Applicants must attach their detailed relevant certified copies of Academic as well as proven certificate:

5. Presentation of forged academic certificate and other information in the CV will necessitate to legal action

6. The application should carry two (2) recent passport size photos of the applicant affixed at the top center of the first page

7. Application letters should be posted to the following address or hand delivery

8. The deadline for submission of applications will be two weeks from the first announcement

Chief Executive
Occupational safety and Health Authority (OSHA)
P. O. Box 519 Mahakama Road Kinondoni
Dar es salaam

NB: The successful candidates shall be employed on two years contract renewable upon satisfactory performance

Only short listed candidates shall be contacted