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Environmental, Social, Health & Safety Expert (ESHS) (m/f/d)

Job Details
Published: 
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Deadline: 
Friday, January 22, 2021
Country: 
Kenya
Description: 
For an upcoming project opportunity we are looking for a technical environmental, social, health & safety expert.
Task description: 

The ESHS expert shall support the PEA and the Resident Engineer in the supervision and monitoring of the Project with regard to adherence to the Construction ESMP/PA-ESMP incl. work site assessment and tracking of contractors ESHS performance and the contractor’s grievance mechanism. A more elaborate list of duties can be found attached.

Qualifications: 
  • He/She shall have at least a degree in environmental sciences, civil engineering or a similar qualification and must be accredited as Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Officer.
  • He/She must have at least 8 years of relevant cumulative experience in performing as ESHS Officer on large infrastructure projects.
  • He/She must have successfully completed at least 2 road projects of similar magnitude and complexity in a similar capacity within the last 8 years.
  • The candidate must have relevant experience with FIDIC “Pink Book” - Conditions of Contract for Construction.
  • In addition, he/she must have at least 3 years working experience in Sub-Sahara Africa, preferably in East Africa and Kenya.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is mandatory and knowledge of Kiswahili is an advantage.
How to apply: 

If you are interested in the assigned position, please submit your application via our online registration tool.

The application should include the following documents and information:

  • Your CV in English language, EU-format preferred.
  • A list of reference persons with contact details, if not included in the CV already.

Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.