SAFETY OFFICER

  • Address : Kigali, Rwanda
  • Position Type : Full Time
  • Deadline : 02-March-2017
  • Vacancies : 1
  • Required degree : Certificate
  • Required Years of Experience : 3

About REG-EUCL

The Energy Sector in Rwanda is undergoing a process of reform and a comprehensive program of renewal and expansion of electricity infrastructure is underway to ensure growth of the network to meet current and future supply requirements with a high level of reliability. The Energy Utility Corporation Limited (EUCL) is a Subsidiary of the Rwanda Energy Group (REG) one of the Successor entities from the former EWSA. EUCL took over EWSA utility operations including the associated generation plants, transmission and distribution network and all adjoining facilities thereto.

Description, duties, responsibilities

To implement Safety Systems (Rules, Documentation and Equipment) across the Planning department;

To enforce Safety Operational procedures;

To Monitor Safety in the shipping and handling of materials, construction, personal safety and site safety;

To Monitor and manage Safety performance of the Planning Department;

To ensure monthly, weekly reporting on safety related events is executed;

To Investigate, report and secure resolution of ALL Safety related events;

To ensure compliance of the Planning department with ALL Regulatory, and Statutory Guidelines and Laws of Rwanda;

To Ensure ALL EUCL staff fully understand and have committed to comply with Safety regulations; etc

Create Safety awareness across the entire Planning Department;

Establish a culture of adherence to Safety Principles;etc

Requirements and Skills

  • Knowledge of applicable safety guidelines,


  • Knowledge of industrial and operational Safety aspects


  • 3 Years’ experience in the industrial or utility safety environment,


  • Operation Health and Safety (OHS) Certification is an added advantage.


  • Personal skills: In addition to the experience and educational requirements listed above:

    Must be able to influence and motivate personnel; Good leadership skills; Inter