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Assistant General Manager, Health, Safety & Environment at Dangote – Apply Now

Assistant General Manager, Health, Safety & Environment

Job Summary:

  • Ensure that the DCP HSSE policy is implemented on site
  • Support plant operations with the implementation of HSE initiatives, HSE management system, and HSE programs
  • Design, develop and implement safety training and awareness programs in line with the DCP annual HSE goals and targets
  • Advise on and monitor compliance with all Nigerian Federal Laws relating to HSE with regard to plant operations.

Roles and Responsibility:

  • Conduct identification, assessment, and analysis of the hazardous activities within the operations.
  • Oversee development of a site induction package outlining the major hazards and the safety requirements to avoid or control those hazards.
  • Advise management on deficiencies in the safety performance at the operations.
  • Develop a plant based HSE training and development plan based on the needs of each operation and the major hazards identified.
  • Oversee the quality of induction safety programs being conducted for both the plant and contractor employees.
  • Conduct and coordinate internal and external systems audits to evaluate HSE performance.
  • Ensure specific surveys and reporting are conducted in an approved format. These surveys may include, but are not limited to the following:
    • Lifting equipment
    • Pressure vessels
    • Occupational noise
    • Thermal exposure
    • Chemical exposure
    • Air quality
    • Illumination
  • Develop an annual HSE improvement plan and monitor its implementation.
  • Ensure relevant documents/records for safety are properly maintained at plant.
  • Provide specialist advice on matters relating to HSE.
  • Ensure compliance to all relevant HSE legal requirements.


Job Requirements:

  • Qualified as a HSE Practitioner by a National or Internationally recognized organization and/or hold a degree. (Preferably in Engineering).

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Excellent knowledge/experience on Hazard Identification and Risk Assessments
  • Excellent knowledge on Fire Safety Management
  • Understanding of current concepts in HSE and/or related integrated management systems
  • Understanding of Nigerian Federal Laws related to HSE
  • Ability to operate Microsoft Office programs
  • Knowledge of HSE Audit and Inspection Preferred
  • Understanding of typical plant operations/dynamics
  • Experience in Cement industry or other heavy industry.


  • Initiative & drive
  • Good analytical and problem solving ability
  • Reliability
  • Leadership
  • Communication skills.


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Pension Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development
  • Performance Bonus

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Dangote on to apply



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