Senior Workplace Safety & Health and Safe Management Measures Inspector / Workplace Safety & Health and Safe Management Measures Inspector (Occupational Safety and Health Division)

MINISTRY OF MANPOWER
  • Job Category
    Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type
    Full Time

Job Description

Responsibilities:

Inspect, Investigate and Enforce Workplace Safety and Health and Safe Management Measures at Workplaces

Working at the frontline, you will conduct inspections at various workplaces such as manufacturing factories, construction sites, shipyards, warehouses and offices to ensure compliance with Workplace Safety and Health as well as COVID-19 legislations. You will need to apply technical skills in identifying risks and applying the requirement of law, as well as interpersonal skills to persuade, manage and influence stakeholders at all levels. In addition, you will also be required to investigate incidents at workplaces to identify root causes, protecting workers from similar recurrences; and take culpable parties to task. You will also be rostered to take overnight/ weekend duty shifts about once a month. This requires you to man the department’s duty phone and be the first response officer to serious or fatal accidents. Good communication and writing skills are essential as you will be representing the department in your engagements with stakeholders.

 

Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering is preferred
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience
  • Capable of evaluating multifaceted information and making balanced decisions.
  • A team player with a strong analytical mind and ability to work independently
  • Good communication and writing skills are essential.

Closing on 28 May 2021