Vacancy in a Multinational Manufacturing Company for a Country Health and Safety Training Manager

Aldelia Group – Our client, a multinational manufacturing company, is
recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Country Health and Safety Training Manager
Location: Lagos
Primary Purpose

  • The Manager is responsible to coordinate the health and safety
    training and provides overall support, challenge and guidance to the
    site health and safety managers on both technical and soft skill health
    and safety training materials.
  • The Manager will develop and oversees structured training and systems/activities to ensure regulatory
  • compliance status as regards health and safety training; develop
    pre made training modules / solutions for training rollout by the site
    teams in alignment with group standards and local needs; coaches and
    supports the depot, cement plant and ready-mix safety teams in the
    health and safety training process; facilitation & knowledge
    transfer skills development and tracks compliance to a health and safety
    training matrix.
  • The Manager reports to the Director of Health and Safety, but
    will need to work closely with the Leadership Team members in crafting
    then implementing short and longer term strategies in building a Health
    and Safety training matrix & Technical trainings and skill mastery
    in health & safety within the Nigeria organization.


  • Reporting to the Director of Health Safety the Manager provides
    support, direction and guidance to the safety managers of the Nigerian
  • The Manager interacts and inspires the depot managers, office
    managers, plant safety teams and ready mix teams to support in building
    a knowledge base of the technical and leadership health and safety
    skills; and serves in a consulting role supporting managers and
    supervisors to address safety & regulatory issues within the
  • The Manager will be the key contact point for all safety training materials and integrate the cascade and
  • implementation of regional and group health and safety training
    activities into the country plans in collaboration with the industrial
    and HR teams.
RELATED:  Oil Servicing Company Job Vacancies for Engineers in Nigeria,December 2011

Key Responsibilities
Safety Health and Safety Training:

  • Developing suitable learning environments and materials to
    enable through coaching and engagement health and safety topics to
    become mastered using modules that are practical and interactive.
  • Define and set up training hardware needed to enable practical skill development to be completed.
  • Work with the site Health and Safety Managers to develop and monitor a risk based health and safety training matrix.
  • Mentoring and building the competency of managers and
    facilitators in the plant and depot teams to enable them to cascade
    health and safety trainings.
  • Define and apply systems to monitor knowledge transfer /
    development to validate change in skills, awareness and behaviors of
    employees and contract personnel subjected to development.

Reporting and Tracking:

  • Provide a comprehensive & accurate monthly report detailing appropriate metrics to indicate progress
  • on implementation of the health and safety matrix
  • Developing materials and conducting training for contractors
  • Develop systems and materials to help contractors develop / train their own personnel.
  • Develop and coach contract coordinators so skilled to manage contractors working on our sites.


  • The role is a senior management position for a potential
    candidate that can grow into higher role in the Health and Safety or
    operations side of the organization of the business within a two to
    three year time frame.
  • A person who is willing to spend time and has a passion for people, to coach, building capacity and capability.
  • Likely a health and safety professional; industrial experienced personnel with 10 – 15years experience.
  • A change agent, with a strong understanding of leadership and
    management skills and able to motivate employees and contractors towards
    a zero harm health and safety mindset.
  • PC literate and skilled in power point, video editing and communication techniques using various software.
  • A strong communicator with excellent facilitation and listening
    skills who has a proven track record to deliver in a training /
    knowledge transfer.
  • Person who is able to work unsupervised and deliver results while working in a tough environment.
RELATED:  Sales / Marketing Executives Jobs at LKA Fabrics Limited

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications and CV’s to:

Application Deadline: 27th May, 2017.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.