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Safety Officer

Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
January 03, 2020

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I am a hard worker with a great sense of responsibility. I am a keen, fast leaner who enjoy working under pressure and getting the job done. I am

honest and reliable and I take pride in my work making sure it is done right the first time around. I am loyal to my friends and family and also to my

co-workers as I believe the people I work with and see every day are the building stones to my future.

I see myself climbing the ladder of success, applying myself to every situation as best as I can, learning as much as I can from my seniors and

bettering myself daily.

P e r s o n a l I n f o r m a t i o n

Surname: De Wee

Full Name: Dirk Jacobus

Date of Birth: 19 April 1976

Nationality: South African Citizen

ID: 760**********

Gender: Male

Marital Status: Married

Driver’s Licence: B

Home Language: Afrikaans (Fluent)

Other Language: English (Fluent)

Criminal Offences: None

Health: Excellent

Cell number: 073-***-****

Dependant: 0

Current Residence: 27 Satelite Street



Social Interest: Rugby, Soccer, Music

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A c a d e m i c A c h i e v e m e n ts

School Attended: Schoonspruit SS

Highest Standard Passed: Grade 12

Subjects Passed: Afrikaans (First language) (HG)

English (Second language) (HG)

Mathematics (SG)

Biology (HG)

Physical Science (HG)

Accounts (HG)

School Attended: Unisa

Course: National Diploma Safety Management

Modules Completed: English for Academic Purposes

End-User Computing 1(Theory)

Ethical information and Communication Technologies for Development Solutions

Occupational Health and Safety Law 1

Risk Management 1

Safety Principles and Practices 1

Business Management 1A

Business Management 1B

Introduction to Human Resources Management

. Occupational Health and Safety Law11A

Intro to Human Resources Development

Safety Principles and Practices11

Financial Management IV

Occupational Health and Safety Law IIB

Introduction To Statistics

Modules Remaining:

Safety Management III

Occupational Health and Safety Law III

Samtrac –Level 5

-Facilitate the development, implementation and maintenance of a Safety, Health and Environment management system

Health & Safety Representative Awareness Course

-Legal Aspects

-General Duties of Employers & Employees

-Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment

-Accident/Incident Investigations

-Colour Codes & Symbolic Signs


-Task Observations

-Effective Communication

-Personal Protective Equipment



S k i l l s

Have experience in a number of leadership roles

Keen visual sense, meticulous eye for detail

Good motivator & interpersonal skills

Communicate effectively with wide range of staff

Great ability of providing the customer service – Excellent customer relations & communication skills

Profound ability to work efficiently, therefore reduce waiting time for clients

Enthusiastic and committed individual

Enjoy researching, collacting and presenting information

Patient, able to inspire trust, good listener and lead by example

Enjoy problem solving scenarios

The ability to work in a time restricted environment and meeting deadlines.

E m p l o y m e n t H i s t o r y

1998-2005 and 2007 - Present

Company: Arcelor Mittal Steel - Saldanha

Designation: Laboratory Quality Analyst

I have been stationed in the laboratory at Saldanha Steel for 11 Years.

Duties: -My responsibilities include raw material analysis on iron ore, dolomite, lime, quartz, coal and coke and

subsequent by products generated such as sludge and slag amongst other adhoc samples.

- Other areas include metallisation analysis on the directly reduced iron product of our Corex and Midrex


- Slag and raw material chemical analysis on XRF spectrometer.

- Determination of size distribution for the various raw materials mentioned and spark optical emission

spectrometry for the chemical analysis of the steel through the various stages in production.

-We also use gas analysers to determine the carbon and sulphur percentage in the DRI and raw material

samples and nitrogen in the steel samples as well as radiation detection on steel and slag samples.

-First line maintenance of machinery and equipment.

-Drift correction required to maintain the accuracy of the instruments thereby ensuring accurate results

are reported to the various clients.

-The creation of reports, spreadsheets and capture of data on Microsoft Word, Excel and Access.

-The supervision and setting out of workstations for co-workers when delegated as the shift coordinator.

-Dealing with non-conformances to ensure client satisfaction.

-Part of proto team, handling emergency situations on plant

-Adhering to the relevant ISO standards for Quality, Safety and Environmental awareness.

References: Contact Person: Ernest Adams (Technician - Lab)

Contact Number: (083-***-****

Contact Person: Ashwil Pienaar (Risk Analyst)

Contct Number: 083*******

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