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Safety Officer

Port Harcourt, Rivers, Nigeria
September 25, 2020

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Ali Clement Amari

Niger, Nigeria, 090********

HSE Professional

Accomplished and skilful specialist with progressive success contributing to increased health and safety of employees across dangerous construction sites through implementation of effective policies. Demonstrated track record showcasing expert leadership acumen to provide HSE training to internal teams and boost awareness regarding safe equipment use and minimisation of operational risks. Known for conducting extensive companywide audits to determine critical hazards and subsequently deploy mitigation controls to maximise overall safety. Concrete knowledge of latest legislations and HSE practices with aptitude to drive implementation of best possible standards. Proven expertise in:

Corporate HSE Planning

Site Inspection & Safety Auditing

Hazard Identification & Analysis

Safety Management System

Regulatory Compliance

Risk Assessment & Mitigation

Accident Investigation & Reporting

Construction & Fire Safety

Equipment Maintenance

Team Leadership & Training


Golden Sugar Company, Sunti (a subsidiary of Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc) – Mokwa, Nigeria

HSE Manager, 2019 to present

HSE Officer, 2015 to 2019

Own holistic control over execution of thorough risks assessments across the business and identification of effective controls to foster mitigation.

Maintain high safety and maximise compliance of internal procedures with relevant legislations through modifications within operational practices, including strict work permit system implementation for non-routine activities. Eliminate prospective accidents by recording all incidents, including near miss as well as unsafe act and condition and setting up challenging KPIs. Keep up-breast of latest legislations, including health and safety executive. Promote an overall safe working environment through smooth execution of fire extinguishers, exit lights, and emergency lighting. Conduct safe disposal of waste materials and integrated total recycling across the company.

Key Contributions:

Boosted health and safety as well as toolbox programme monitoring awareness among managers and employees by delivering intense in-house training sessions.

Ensured accurate implementation of organisational policies by conducting in-depth site inspections and co-ordinating follow-up activities via generation of comprehensive audit reports.

Highlighted potential hazards through establishment of safe operational procedures, including PPE concept revision and monitoring.

Contributed towards safe and seamless functioning of all equipment by enabling maximum adherence to inspection requirements.

Co-ordinated corrective actions for all reported unsafe conditions, such as electrical hazards and loose stair treads through repair and maintenance requests.

Proactively tracked inspection findings and proposed novel improvement recommendations through formulation of regular reports.

Setraco Nigeria Limited – Abuja, Nigeria

Safety Officer, 2008 to 2015

Orchestrated and delivered detailed toolbox talks as well as training to all staff members.

Minimised workplace risks via effective accident investigations, reporting, recording, and site inspections. Determined workability of detection systems by executing thorough mock drills. Increased operational protection for all employees through enforcement of companywide employment of PPE. Engaged in regular corporate meetings to facilitate decision-making related to all health, safety, and environmental aspects.

Key Contributions:

Acknowledged for accomplishing 80% awareness in incident reporting.

Setup and implemented a robust HSE structure with a good emergency response team.


Operations Supervisor at Trans Nation Wide Express PLC

Production Supervisor at Dana Group (Aqua Dana)

Bottling Operative at Nigerian Bottling Company Plc


PGD, Management

University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria

NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (Units A & B) Waste Water Treatment Plant Operation and maintenance (Euro Construction) HSE Level 3, Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria General HSE, Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Industrial Fire Prevention Certificate


Sugar Cane Farming & Industrial Sugar Production

Construction of Sunti Golden Sugar Factory

Construction of Nnenwe-Oduma Road

Rehabilitation of Igbokoda-Ayetoro Road

Rehabilitation of Enugu-Abakaliki Road

Dualization of Kano-Maiduguri Road


Associate Member, Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON)


English, Hausa, and Idoma

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