Job opportunities at Boxer Superstores


Job description

Occupational Health and Safety Officer: Eastern Cape

Boxer Superstores, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pick and Pay, is a rapidly growing Supermarket discount chain operating in all provinces throughout South Africa. Owing to our growth we are looking for an experienced OHS Officer to join our Audit and Risk team. This position is based at our East London Distribution Centre but the successful candidate will be required to travel extensively in the Eastern Cape and Western Cape provinces.

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Job Deliverables
To design, manage and implement OHS Risk within the group.

Main Job Functions
Assist in the drafting and application of OHS policy & procedures

Train staff and Implement the OHS online system in stores

Ongoing monitoring compliance with OHS policy & procedures

Review operational OHS self-inspection reports for accuracy and completeness

Follow up on results/implementation of corrective actions from self-inspection reports

Liaise with Operations on OHS compliance

Review incidents/accidents and assist in implementing corrective action to limit future events

Attend Operational meetings when required

Assist in compiling OHS reports/packs

Coach the OHS role players in Operations i.e. SHE Reps, Fire Team Members, First Aiders etc.

Be willing to travel a minimum of 1-2 weeks in a month.

Implement and drive Contractor Management compliance programme

Establish working relations with external stakeholders i.e. Dept. of labour, Local Health Inspectors, etc.

Qualifications and experience
Completed Diploma/Degree in Safety Management

Minimum 3 – 5 years OHS operational experience

Proficient in applicable OHS/SANS/Regulations/Legislation

ISO 45001/ISO 14001 will be advantageous

Valid driver’s licence is essential

Must have a solution orientated approach

If you are passionate about workplace safety and is excited about joining a progressive, growing and forward thinking business that encourages career development, then kindly upload your CV to become a part of this incredible business.

Seniority level

Not Applicable


Supermarkets Retail

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