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Safety Officer

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Emirate, United Arab Emirates
January 07, 2020

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Al Forsan village, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi +971********* I have good knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health management system in Construction and facilities management sector wth the propensity for controlling workplace hazards and managing risks by way of strict adherence to both international and local best practices and regulatory standards. Knowledge of good safety practices

Carrying out post incident analysis

Developing emergency procedures

Ability to work on own initiative

Knowledge of Microsoft packages

Ability to maintain effective work relationships with people from all social backgrounds

Knowledge of first aid methods and techniques

Superb report writing

Physically fit and able to walk around for long period of time

HSE Officer, 03/2015 to Current

Certis Safety and Guarding Services – Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Generating health and safety management template for a client's new facility to ensure safe working environment.

Produce and managed safety checklists for faacilities management. Conducting fire safety drill to assess employees' knowledge and level of compliance with emergency evacution plan and procedures.

Presenting weekly safety workshop for clients' staff on an assigned safety topic to enhance employees' safety awareness.

Responsible for quarterly fire detection/fighting equipment maintenance scheme. Reviewing of daily/monthly reports on unsafe acts, unsafe conditions, near-misses and stop-cards to effect correction.

Moderating evacution procedures and fighting fire in event of real fire. Ensuring that chemical substances in use are guided by the WHMIS specification and standard. Safety Officer, 01/2011 to 12/2014

Ferotex construction company – Enugu, Nigeria

Generating and implementing sites safety policies and procedures in line with local and international specifications and encouraging compliance through newsletters, posters and handbills. Ensuring total compliance with site safety policy and standard by phyiscalphysical observation and intervention.

Issuance and auditing of PPEs and other consumables. Designing site traffic plan and procedures in a way that sites accidents are eliminated through suitable road designs and signages.

Conducting regular site inspection to monitor and appraise the level of safety rules and workers compliance with safety orders.

Ensuring that specific high risk works have a permit and monitored. Investigated accidents and hazardous incidents to determine the cause, and made recommendations for corrective action.

Designed programmes, policies and procedures that were implemented to reduce or eliminate workplace injuries and hazards.

Safety Advisor, 03/2010 to 12/2011

Chrome Petroleum – Makurdi, Nigeria




Ensuring that each crew has a clean and up to date first kit and trained first aider Conducting daily toolbox meeting/pep-talk for the staff, reporting and investigating accident/incident Monitoring the handling, storage and use of explosives for generating seismic waves/data Served in advisory capacity to organisations handling Outsourced contracts, providing guidance and technical expertise to carry our projects within the company's safety ethos following the standard job procedures Carrying our routine site audit and inspection to identify potential risks and maintain the implementation of effective safety control measures

Identifying anfand evaluating high risks hazards and developing effective control measures Providing guidance to both the management to both management and employees for bett understanding of safety and health programs and their implementation Carrying out unplanned alcohol test on the workers Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) : Mechanical Engineering, 2014 University of Agriculture Makurdi - Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria Higher National Diploma : Mechanical Engineering, 2008 The Federal Polytechnic Idah - Idah, Kogi State, Nigeria NEBOSH-International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Management

(certificate No: 00444875/1119602

COSHH-Control of Substance HazardoudHazardous to Health

(Certificate No: COSHH/2018/UAE/00368

FAW-First Aid at Work

(certificate No: FAW/2018/UAE/00233

EFSP-Essential Fire Safety Principles


Increased workplace safety and health awareness by organising several workshops on workplace safety and workers'well-being

Minimised instances of work-related respiratory issues by 80% by implementing a core Respiratory Protection Program

Introduced the Safety Incentive Program which increased workers' efficiency in handling work-related hazards properly

Organised 12 in house training programs to 60 new hireehires and 6 HSE interns Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)

Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)

National Association of Technologists in Engineering (NATE) Nigeria institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMECHE) Football, travelling, reading and writing.

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