BB **** Chaneng
RE: Safety officer
I would like to apply for the above mentioned position as I am confident that my qualifications, knowledge, and
capabilities are enough to give you the best candidate to work with.
I have more than 3 years experience as a safety health and environmental specialist in 3 different sectors being
FMCG (Fast moving consumer goods), mining as well as heavy steel construction. My responsibilities were but not
limited to developing, implementing and improving the health and safety standards on mining,Underground
construction management, Enzyme safety, process safety and machinery safety. My ability, knowledge and
experience in implementing the health and safety standards as well as risk assessments and procedures is one of
my well-honed assets.
I am confident that the pool of my natural people’s skills along with my ability to resolve issues combined with my in-
depth knowledge of process both in construction mining as well as manufacturing excellence will make me a good
asset to your company.
Attached is my CV for your perusal, I welcome the opportunity to answer any questions you may have and your
ID number: 940**********
Languages: Setswana, English, Sesotho & Isizulu
Driver's license: Code 10 [C1]
A safety specialist with more than 3 years of expertise in internal and external deep compliance audits in process
safety, contractor management,environmental and hygiene compliance, machinery safety, enzyme safety
,operability and efficiency maintenance.
Implementing occupational health, safety and environmental indicators tracking report for root cause analysis as well
as improvement and preventative measures of occurrences (near miss, incidents and accidents).
Identifying key improvement or deterioration trends and deviations that necessitate priority action plans as per risk
Enforcing legal compliance in the workplace through world class manufacturing excellence and ensuring that the
manufacturing processes are executed as per the set operating standards and appointed by competent employees
both the sites and contractors.
Knowledge Developed Skills Attributes
SHE Management System Presentation & facilitation skills Analytical.
Mine Health & Safety Act Relationship management. Innovative.
Sense of responsibility
Behaviour Based Safety. Critical evaluation.
OHSAS 18001 & 19001.
Competent A skills
Contractor management (SHEQ
(Declaration of a workplace safe)
Process safety management. Professional.
Computer literate in MS office,
skype networks as well as teams.
First aid level 2.
On the job trainings and revisions.
Conveyors for Africa
Safety Officer: 20 April 2017 – 27 July 2019
Conducting base line risk assessment for commissioning of Conveyor belts, tips,bulkheads underground.
PPE issuing and register compliance audits and scheduling.
Monthly legal tool and appliance compliance audit including lifting equipment testing schedules.
Implementation of basic SHE pack for construction and maintenance.
Formulation and implementation of safety campaigns.
Advising the manager in matters regarding health and safety policies and wellbeing of employees.
Assisting with implementing the company’s OHS plans and strategies.
Ensuring compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
Ensuring the development and adherence to Health and Safety policy and procedures.
Assisting with the rehabilitation of employees after accidents or injuries and make sure they experience a
satisfactory return to work.
Responding to employees’ safety concerns and institute proper investigations.
Raise management and staff awareness of safety accountabilities and responsibilities.
Identifying and test work areas for potential accident and health hazards.
Recording and reporting hazards, accidents, injuries and health issues within the workplace.
Facilitating the investigation of accidents and unsafe work conditions, study possible causes and
recommended remedial action.
Compiling and continuously update the Health and Safety and visitor registers.
Planning and coordinating emergency procedures such as evacuation drills and first aid crews.
Compiling and submitting Safety, Health and Environmental statistical reports to the Manager.
Unilever Boksburg powders Plant SHE Intern July 2019-August 2020
Ensuring that all contractors on site comply with the relevant SHEQ ( safety health environment and
quality standards on site.
Conducting baseline risk assessment for construction ( Working at heights, machinery safety as well as
process safety activities performed on site).
Inspection and approval of SHE files on site.
Managing non conformance and incident reporting on site by contactors.
PLANT SAFETY HEALTH ENVIRONMENT AND ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT
World class manufacturing excellence people’s development pillar member.
Site safety, process safety and enzyme board pillar member.
Conducting monthly audits on the plant on machinery safety and analyzing the risk connected to the
job that is being performed by employees.
Conducting Root cause analysis methodology (RJEA)
Conducting on the job training and evaluations by means of planned task observations as well as the
way to teach people (TWTTP).
Compiling SHE statistics monthly and bi-weekly reports for the site including contractor incident
reporting and recording.
Facilitating safety based observation reports and peer to peer coaching and performance on the plant
for all the divisions of the plant (Engineering, process, manufacturing as well as the packing plant).
Manage site safety and security drives on the plant (CCTV security observations of unsafe acts and
conditions around the plant including alcohol policy adherence).
Manage/ track unsafe condition observation closure.
Facilitate site cross safety health and environmental audits and world class manufacturing audits.
COVID-19 TASK Team
• Implement Covid-19 tiers and standard requirements.
• Implement Audit checklist and action tracker for the site.
• Covid-19 emergency procedure and response facilitation.
• Manage behavioural and cultural practices on the plant in relation to the pandemic.
• Compiling data reports on the statistics of the site.
• Manage screening and testing of employees as well as quarantine/ incubation regulations.
2019 National Diploma: Safety Management – Vaal University of Technology
2013: Introduction to humanities: Intro Certificate – Vaal University of Technology
2012 Grade 12: Senior Certificate - President Mangope Technical and Commercial High School
List of References
Mr. Chris Mwale: Chief Safety Officer, Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum Mine.
Mr. Jaco Pieterse: Construction Manager, Bafokeng Rasimone Platinum Mine.
Mr. George Mnguni: Safety health and environment Manager Unilever Boksburg
Mrs. Mamosetsana Nchabeleng : Assistant Learning Manager Unilever Boksburg
Tel : 076-***-****