Green Job Crawler Kampala, UGA
21 Jan, 2020
We are building a diverse and inclusive team and this opportunity is open to any qualified internal and external applicants. Women as well as candidates from Africa and those with experience working on the continent are particularly encouraged to apply for this role. If you had previously applied for this role, we still have your application there's no need to re-apply. About Fenix Fenix International is a next-generation energy and technology company. Our mission is to improve the quality of life of our customers through inclusive energy and financial services. Our flagship product, Fenix Power, is an expandable, pay-go solar home system financed through affordable installments from just $0.14 per day. We use real-time transaction data to create a next-generation credit score to finance power upgrades and other life-changing loans, unlocking modern financial services for our customers. To date, Fenix has sold over 600,000 Solar Home Systems in Uganda, Zambia, Cote d'Ivoire, Benin, Nigeria and Mozambique, bringing clean, reliable power for lights, phones, radios, TV and much more to over 3 million people. In early 2018, Fenix joined forces with ENGIE, one of the world's largest energy companies and a leader in the move to renewable, decentralised and digital energy. This has allowed Fenix to make significant commercial investments to accelerate the path to our mission, via new markets and innovative products. Together, Fenix and ENGIE are making universal access to modern energy a reality. Job Description The HSSE Manager will be responsible for establishing, developing and implementing Fenix Global Health, Safety, Security and Environment programs as well as managing such issues within the company. Fenix is looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual who will be responsible for proactively protecting the health, safety and environment of our employees, partners and communities where we operate. A successful candidate must be a detail-oriented professional with strong critical thinking skills and a demonstrated track record of effective HSSE work. Key Responsibilities: + Ensuring compliance with personal and system HSE regulations or applicable standards such as ENGIE Global Care Rules and ISO45001at all levels. + Create new and review existing policies and measures and update according to legislation + Implement & Coordinate internal / External HSE Audits and monitor compliance + Ensure the completion and regular review of risk assessments for all work equipment and operations + Remain alert to emerging issues and global trends that might benefit or otherwise impact individual and team?s work + Design strategies to reduce HSSE incidents and other issues that may affect public and staff safety + Respond immediately to HSSE incidents / accidents ensuring risk mitigation strategies are implemented in a timely manner + Go to the field to investigate HSSE accidents and other public safety concerns within the location/area + Prepare reports on occurrences and provide statistical information to senior management + Maintain and manage safety records, logbooks, registers and documentation as required + Identify training needs, develop appropriate training programs and deliver training to employees. + Prepare HSSE Role & Responsibilities for Fenix Employees + Motivate the Fenix team to follow best HSSE standards and practices + Ensure a safe working environment for all personnel and third parties Required Skills and Experience + Minimum of 5-10 year experience as an HSE professional + Bachelor's Degree or HND in any related course + Knowledge of Potentially Hazardous Materials or Practices. + Relevant HSE certification; NEBOSH, HSE 1, 2, 3 certifications + First Aid training + Team player and self-starter + Ability to influence, inspire and motivate people who are not directly under your responsibility + Must be proactive and have good knowledge of data analysis and risk assessment + Strong attention to detail and ability to multitask + Up to 40% travel required Desired Skills and Experience + Creation or management of HSSE plans for fast-growing businesses + French and/or Portuguese language skills + Experience in developing markets + Experience in FMCG industries or light manufacturing To Apply Please submit your resume and cover letter through the job posting at www.fenixintl.com/careers/. In your cover letter, please be sure to highlight the following: + Why you are interested in Fenix International, and + What excites you about this particular role. Fenix offers a competitive salary and a fun, fast-paced and high-growth work environment. We recognize the value of diversity in our workforce, and encourage all qualified candidates to apply. We thank all candidates who choose to apply, however, only those selected for a further interview will be contacted.