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Safety Officer Health

Dubai, Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
4000 above
May 19, 2020

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Looking forward to establish my career in occupational workplace health and safety with an organization that offers growth based on academic qualification, competence, skills and proven ability which offers long term and commitment to professional growth and achievements.

Post applied for; health and safety office/adviser

Personal information

Surname: Latif

Other names: Hussein Chanjo

Marital status: Married

Religion: Islam

Nationality: Ugandan

Visa Status: Co. Visa expiring July 2020-transferable

Passport Number: B0865545 (Expiring in May 2021)

Contact details (voice calls): +971 (0-563******

Notice period: Within 2 weeks if I have job offer letter

Academic Qualifications

Primary Leaving Examination (PLE) _ Certificate _ 2000

Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) _ Certificate _` 2004

Uganda ACE/High School Diploma _ Certificate _ 2006

Makerere Business Institute BMI (Stores Mgt) _ Certificate _ 2009

Mbarara School of Sciences _ Certificate in Computer Applications _ 2010

Computer Literacy

oMS Word, MS Excel and power point

oEmail and internet browsing and more.

Language proficiency

English Excellent

Professional Qualifications

NEBOSH international General Certificates in Occupational Health and safety Courses from Aspire Middle East Training Institute (IGC1, IGC2 and IGC3) all in Abu Dhabi UAE.

Managing Safely Certificate a Course Approved and Validated by the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) from Aspire Middle East Training Institute Abu Dhabi UAE.

High field Level 2 International Award Certificate in Emergency First Aid at Workplace (HIGHFIELD QUALIFICATIONS), from Aspire Middle East Training Institute Abu Dhabi UAE.

Basic Fire Fighting Certificate a Course conducted by Abu Dhabi Civil Defense at Aspire Middle East Training Institute Abu Dhabi UAE.


In September 2016 till 2017 I participated on the construction of ADIB Headquarters for the period of six months here in abudhabi as an assistant health and safety officer/ adviser. My company USG had a sub contract with tansguard which was the sole owner of the contract.

In August 2018 till January 2019 I was deployed at Grand Millennium (a 5* Hotel) as an assistant loss prevention officer under safety and security department head by then Mr. Saad.

From 09th January 2019 till now am employed at southern sun hotel Abu Dhabi under safety and security department as a sub safety officer, still under my company USG.


As a health and safety officer or adviser am supposed to use my knowledge and skills to reduce injuries, accidents and health problems in the workplace. In this case it means that it’s my role to have an eye for detail and love problem solving, this is the idea that I take in my career.

My role is heavily focused on prevention; ensuring that all health and safety policies, procedures, rules and regulations are adhered to and are regularly reviewed, updated and communicated to the company internally and externally.

Additional general roles and responsibilities;-

Ensure a safe workplace environment without risk to health

Carry out risk assessments, considering how risks could be reduced

Outline safe operational procedures which identify and take account of all relevant hazards

Review sub-contractors for compliance to company requirements

Carry out regular site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented, including fire drills.

Make changes to working practices that are safe and comply with regulations.

Assist in preparing health and safety strategies and developing internal policy.

Lead in-house training with managers and employees about health and safety issues and risks.

Keep records of inspection findings and producing reports that suggest improvements.

Ensure that all accidents are documented, investigated and recommended improvements implemented.

Keep up to date with new legislation and maintain a working knowledge of all health and safety executive HSE legislation and any developments that affect the company.

Assist in managing and organizing the safe disposal of hazardous substances

Advise on a range of specialist areas, e.g. fire regulations, hazardous substances, noise, safeguarding machinery, scaffolding, working on height and occupational diseases etc.

Liaise with suppliers-insurers, solicitors etc.

As it’s my role to prevent accidents, injuries and health problems in the workplace, I take full responsibility to create health and safety policies, and make sure that employer and workers put them into practice and follow safety laws.


Equipped with excellent communication skills.

Am well versed with skills in risk assessment when it comes to workplace equipments and daily site tasks.

Well equipped with skills in most of the computer programs like MS word, excel, PowerPoint and in general computer operation

Knowledge in workplace emergency Handling and response procedures.

Well equipped with skills and knowledge of report writing in case of Incident, Accident, and near miss, Inspection, Survey, Supervision and many other workplace related events.

Well Equipped with knowledge of CCTV Operations and experience in the whole system for more than 3 years now in the field.

On addition am also skilled and equipped with knowledge in all workplace related situation Analysis.

Excellent sound knowledge about ground and building or perimeter supervision and survey.

Knowledge and skills of operation in almost all security, workplace and emergency equipments

Physically fit and mentally well set which makes me able to climb stairs, ramps and ladders, handle or Carry heavy or light objects where necessary.

Skills and knowledge in managing threatening situations.

Being Accurate and thorough in all record and document keeping, writing, recording etc.

I have skills to learn and understand quickly

skills to associate easily with workmates

Job safety analysis skills JSA

Reference Available upon request

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