Acacia Mining seeks to employ an experienced Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Manager based at Bulyanhulu Mine in Tanzania. This role reports to the General Manager and the role holder will be accountable to develop, implement and maintain health, safety and environmental systems and programmes at Bulyanhulu Gold Mine Limited (BGML) that align to Acacia and industry best practice, regulations, policies and standards. Furthermore, the Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Manager will provide leadership and advice to the BGML Leadership Team and to the professionals and specialists in the aligned functions. He/she will manage the delivery of major HSE projects onsite and ensure close alignment to program governance and project standards.
This is a fixed term contract role, with the work roster being six weeks on and three weeks off.
CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES * Health and Safety Systems and Planning • Develop the HSE plan for BGML in line with Acacia Strategy & Policies. • Develop and implement the necessary HSE systems to ensure legal compliance and support the HSE plan. * Health, Safety & Environmental Leadership • Promote, champion and drive continual improvement in HSE in order to create a positive HSE culture. • Implement and manage risk management and hazard identification with line management. • Ensure high quality incident / injury reporting, recording and investigation processes and information. • Ensure employee participation in health and safety. • Ensure monitoring systems are implemented and maintained. • Implement and monitor HSE behavioural observations process (WeCare) and regularly review HSE systems in operation. • Implement, lead and maintain regular audits and reviews of HSE practices and procedures. * Coaching and Support • Provide leadership and support in HSE across BGML. • Provide timely HSE information and advice as required. • Ensure understanding of HSE requirements. • Conduct appropriate training and induction. • Respond to current HSE issues and develop necessary interventions. * Contractors & Subcontractors • Monitor subcontractor HSE management systems and contract requirements. • Undertake subcontractor HSE audits to ensure site safety. * Compliance • Ensure 100% compliance to all legal audits. • Develop action plans to address shortfalls from legacy issues. • Ensure that HSE committee meetings are held quarterly. • Ensure that Health and Safety representatives are involved in serious injury and high potential incident investigations. * Team Leadership • Ensure that team members meet their performance objectives • Conduct performance reviews • Ensure that team members have development plans
• Relevant Tertiary qualification • Post graduate studies in relevant field of risk management will be an added advantage
• 7 – 10 years’ experience leading risk management functions in complex environments • Experience in the mining industry.
Skills / Knowledge Requirements:
• Business improvement tools and processes • Mining, processing, maintenance and geology • Project Management, governance and controls • Finance and economics • Systems development and implementation • Planning and scheduling • Leadership