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Location:
Tongaat, KZN, South Africa
Posted:
January 22, 2018

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ASHLIN GOVENDER

Physical Address: * Aquarius Close, Stanger, 4550

Cellphone: 065-***-**** / 081-***-****

Email: ac34qg@r.postjobfree.com

Professional Profile

I am an enthusiastic, objective driven and optimistic individual who strives to empower and affect colleagues positively. My career objective is to be a SHEQ Manager in 5 years. When presented with challenges, I remain headstrong and demonstrate perseverance and determination in completing tasks within deadlines. Some of my attributes include excellent interpersonal and communication skills and guiding, motivating and training, a successful and productive team that thrives in highly pressurised and challenging working environments.

In the past year I have undertaken jobs that have provided me with experience in the Occupational Health and Safety field and this has further increased my passion for ensuring safety in the workplace. This passion is attested by the fact that I have volunteered at industries, without pay, to enhance my knowledge base and improve my skill set. I wish to build on the experience that I have gained and I am ready for new challenges and an increased level of responsibility. Career Summary

Safety, Health and Environment Intern

Employer’s Name : Everest Flexibles

Employment dates : June 2016 - September 2016

November 2016 – December 2016

Contact details : Ruban Naidoo – 083-***-****

Supervisor and Safety Representative

Employer’s Name : Raylin Cleaning Services, subcontracted to Mondi Group Richards Bay Employment dates : 01 October 2016 – 31 October 2016 Contact details : Lintin Govender – 035-***-****

Store manager at Kusile Power station (Eskom)

Employer’s Name : KZN tools and Engineering supplies Employment date : 01 June 2017 – 11 September 2017 Contact details : Ryan Pillay – 078-***-****

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Previous Duties and Responsibilities

Conducted regular Safety Awareness Training for all departments.

Developed risk assessments, Safe Working Procedures (SWP) and method statements.

Reviewed and managed the safety files for all contract work on site.

Ensured that the mandatory occupational health and safety agreements were entered into between the principal contractor and contractors prior to work being permitted on site.

Continuously identified and evaluated risks that the employees were exposed too. Thereafter evaluated and analyzed the risks identified and ensured that the risk assessments were then communicated to the workforce.

Disciplined employees that disregarded safety, health and environmental regulations on site.

Conducted regular fire prevention exercises, drills and assisted with mock emergency evacuations.

Prepared the site emergency evacuation plan and communicated the plan with all supervisors and contractors.

Completed WCA/COIDA documentation and provided input on the Umehleko System [DOL] for an immediate event number.

Conducted a thorough accident investigation and subsequently communicated the findings to management.

Compiled monthly man hour and injury reports.

Managed and ensured that all employees were inducted prior to granting permission to work on site. The safety induction will inform all employees about the hazards prevalent on site and provide training with respect to the correct use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Fire Fighting equipment.

Ensured that all safety registers and safety checklists were updated on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.

Ensured that all safety signs and notices were prominently displayed on site.

Managed and conducted weekly toolbox talks.

Performed drug and alcohol testing.

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Education and Training

Occupational Health and Safety courses

NOSA

2015

The following short courses were completed:

Introduction to OHSAct

Advanced OHSAct

Introduction To Samtrac

Samtrac

Tertiary Education

Durban University of Technology

2013 – 2015

The following short courses were completed:

Business Calculation

Business Information System

Commercial Law

Communications

Economics

Entrepreneurial Skills

Financial Accounting

Cost Accounting

Auditing

NSC Grade 12 Certificate

Stanger Manor Secondary School

2008 – 2012

Subject choice: Mathematics, Life Science, English, Afrikaans, Accounting, Business Studies, Life Orientation

***Certificates available on request***

Relevant Skills

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft word

Microsoft powerpoint

Drivers Licence – Code 8

Interests

Playing indoor soccer, squash and attending gym sessions.

Watching movies, listening to music and spending time outdoors.

I’m a sociable person so I spend most of my time with family and/or friend.



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