EHS Assistant - Sierra Leone

Job purpose: 

To assist the EHS Manager to establish a safety-oriented culture throughout the Company and to ensure the implementation and compliance with environmental, health and safety rules and policies,


  • To conduct job hazard analysis of all positions and update the documentation as needed,
  • To assist EHS Manager to identify EHS training needs and coordinate EHS trainings (fire and safety, first aid trainings, risk management courses, etc…) both internally and in the field,
  • To identify proactively opportunities for improvement in all areas of safety,
  • To conduct the verification and conformity of facilities, work equipment and individual and collective protection equipment,
  • To facilitate EHS Manager to hold safety committee meetings and to organizes awareness actions for the whole staff (waste management, safety rules on sites, etc.),
  • To address any safety or environmental concerns with the EHS Manager immediately,
  • To ensure that all employees on site have an updated safety passport,
  • To make sure that sub-contractors are compliant with EHS standards required,
  • To make sure that all teams to the field are well equipped with PPEs and in use,
  • To organize regular Site inspection (Reporting/monitoring/ updating Corrective Action Plan),
  • To organize regular Warehouse inspection (Reporting/monitoring/ updating Corrective Action Plan),
  • To help EHS Manager to oversee the requirement and order personal and collective protection equipment,
  • To ensure to be planed Medical Screening for the staff (internal/Outsource),
  • To record site inspection, incident, accident report, Medical Screening and training and regular updating in the database,
  • To oversee the proper waste and hazardous products management,
  • To ensure that the Company has a valid contract with a regular company for waste and batteries recycling,
  • To ensure driving risks measures and the follow-up,
  • To ensure that all cars are in good condition with co-ordination to the fleet manager (first Aid Kits, safety belts…),
  • To facilitate EHS Manager to oversee the respect by the team of EHS policies related to their specific tasks (waste and hazardous products management, fleet management, heigh works procedure, etc…)


  • A Bachelor’s Degree/Diploma in a safety related program or equivalent,
  • 2+ years’ experience in professional safety control


  • Control office software packages (PowerPoint, Excel, Word), Internet Explorer and Outlook Express),
  • Reporting skills,
  • Administrative skills,
  • Certificate in risk management, First Aid,
  • Language: French, English (depending on the country)


  • Management/ Reactivity/ Strategic thinking/ Anticipation/ Discretion/ Confidentiality/ Organization/ Respect of deadlines/ Coordinate action/ Stress tolerance/ Rigor

Office Location / Address:

  • Sierra Leone
For further information, please visit our Career webpage
Join us if you feel ready to take up the challenge!