The position will lead the preparation and implementation of the Annual Safety and Health Program and ensure the company compliance to Safety standards and policies. The position will provide technical inputs to the preparation of mine design, mine plan and other mining engineering related programs and when required shall supervise program implementation.

This role will supervise and monitor the implementation of SMI Safety and Health Management System at a project operational level to ensure that the working environment across the sites promote and protect the safety and health of employees, contractors and stakeholders.

Specific Personal Accountabilities:

Sustainable Development Practices – Ensure compliance with the Project’s safety, health, environment, community and security standards and systems, including reporting requirements of all safety -related incidents, to have a positive impact on the Project’s SD culture.

Safety & Health – Drive full implementation of safety management systems to help create and sustain a culture wherein all employees and contractors work responsibly and perform roles without risk of injury, disease, or death.

Security – Ensure security procedures are being observed in every undertaking that requires security compliance.

Environment – Follow environment policies and guidelines and ensures that environmental targets are being achieved.

Information Management System – Ensure that full support is provided in the implementation of the Information Management System.

Planning / Technical – Provide technical inputs to ensure that safety management systems, procedures, guidelines, standards, frameworks, and programs are in place.

Monitoring / Reporting – Ensure prudent and responsible cost management and expenditures are assigned to correct cost codes and areas. All expenditure to adhere to the project’s delegated authorities manual.

Compliance – Ensure that the project has efficient controls in place to ensure ongoing compliance with relevant internal and external workplace safety & health standards and reporting requirements

Key requirements:

  • Must be a Licensed Mining Engineer
  • At least 3-5 years supervisory work experience in mining engineering projects and with 1-3 years’ experience as Safety practitioner in leading health and safety activities in an engineering, energy or resources industry
  • Knowledge in the preparation of Annual Safety and Health program.
  • Knowledge in mining methods and operations.
  • Proficient in conducting Safety Trainings and Roll-out
  • Knowledgeable in risk / hazard assessment and management
  • Proficient knowledge in managing Incident investigation
  • Must have experience in overseeing contractors
  • Must have an experience in implementation of safety programs in an industrial setting
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of applicable health and safety legislations and issues in the mining industry, both in the Philippines and internationally

For additional details and other vacancies, interested applicants are directed to visit Resume and application letter may also be sent to indicating the position title.  Closing date is 31 October 2021.

Sagittarius Mines Incorporated