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SHE Officer

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Location: Freetown
Function: Supply Chain
Sub Function: Supply Chain - Other Support
Type of Contract: Permanent

Application Closing Date: 22nd October 2021


Sierra Leone Brewery Limited is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Safety Health and Environmental Officer Vacancy.



Ensuring a safe working condition by following the correct implementation of Local and Heineken recommended safety practices, regulations/ standards and the effective and efficient operations of the Company’s waste water treatment plant.



Occupational Health & Safety

  • Ensure the correct implementation Occupational Health and Safety in the brewery


Internal Safety Audit

  • Daily safety audits – including compliance checks and safe work permit systems


Safety Policies

  • Ensure the implementation of Company’s Health and Safety Policies and Practices. Conducting occupational health and safety inspections in the brewery and reduce the risks and costs associated with work related accidents/incidents.


Safety Events

  • Tracking and investigating accidents and incidents/near misses while developing and maintaining site emergency response management system in the brewery.

Contractors’ Safety

  • Implement the brewery’s safe working procedure concerning good housekeeping and contractors’ safety management.


Safety Permits

  • Issuance of permit to work for risk based jobs such as working at height, hot work, electrical work, confined space entry and civil works in the brewery to all 3rd party contractors. SHE officer shall liaise with all stakeholders in the brewery in the implementation of permit to work system. He shall also carries out risk assessment of dangerous jobs before they are executed.

Radiation Safety

  • The BSO shall be responsible for the implementation and maintenance of the radiation safety program in the brewery as the radiation safety officer

Process Safety Management

  • The BSO shall be the Process Safety Specialist responsible to follow up with the execution of Process Safety Management (PSM) actions and PSM compliance of all Process safety Critical Equipment (PSCE) to Local and Heineken Regulations/ Standards.

Efficient Running of WWTP

  • Perform daily checks of the wastewater treatment process and periodic checks of pump stations. Monitor plant operations on SCADA and ensure compliance to standard operating Procedures and safe running of the wastewater treatment plant.

 WWTP Maintenance

  • Follow up with the Maintenance team to complete actions on breakdowns and/or Preventive Maintenance calendar of WWTP

Equipment Instrumentation

  • Ensure periodic calibration of mechanical and electrical instrumentation of equipment and the ability to diagnose and correct equipment malfunction.

Compliance to WWTP Regulations

  • Ensure the compliance to Local and International regulations governing wastewater discharges and worker’s safety. Have the ability to work with independence and to make routine decisions on the operation of the plant processes and equipment.

Recording & Reporting

On shift basis correctly record all WWTP parameters and events. Send shift report(s) to SHE Manager. All physical records must be kept in WWTP office for audit purposes.



Candidates applying should have at least a Degree in Environmental Management or any other discipline from a recognized Institution or University.

Minimum of 1 - 3 years relevant experience in Safety from any industry preferably FMCG or Mining.


In the case of equal suitability female are encouraged to apply.

Application Closing Date: 22nd October 2021


At Sierra Leone Brewery Ltd, we brew great beers and we build great local brands and we are part of the Heineken company.  We are committed to surprising and exciting our consumers and employees everywhere. We have a proud history and heritage in brewing our local and international brands, and also in our communities. With operations nationally, we are Sierra Leone’s only international brewer.

Job Segment: Electrical, Supply, Instrumentation, Wastewater, Water Treatment, Engineering, Operations

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