Deputy Manager, Safety at Dangote Group

Deputy Manager, Safety at Dangote Group


Dangote Group is one of Nigeria’s most diversified business conglomerates with a hard – earned reputation for excellent business practices and products’ quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Deputy Manager, Safety

Job ID: DCP-231222
Location: Ikoyi, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Department: DCP – HSSE

Job Summary

  • Ensure that the DCP OH&S policy is implemented in HQ and support the Group Head OHS&E with the implementation of Safety initiatives, Safety management system, and Safety programs.

Job Responsibilities

  • Identify and work on ergonomics for office staff.
  • Develop and conduct Safety training for office staff and defensive driving for HQ staff drivers.
  • Assist management in managing COVID-19 in HQ in coordination with HAM and Group HSSE.
  • Conduct induction safety training for new staff.
  • Participate and conduct audits to evaluate Safety performance.
  • Ensure relevant documents/records for safety are properly maintained at HQ.
  • Provide specialist advise on matters relating to Safety
  • Ensure compliance to all relevant Safety legal requirements
  • Communicate with plant on regular basis to get all reports, run quality checks and maintain plant data.
  • Meet requirement of Group HSSE & Sustainability on reporting.
  • Conduct safety inspection / audit as and when required.
  • To conduct driver’s training in HQ.
  • Assist Group Head OHS&E in day today work.
  • Maintain First aid boxes in render first aid when required.
  • Visit plants when required.

Education and Qualification Requirements

  • Degree / Diploma in Engineering.
  • Qualified as an H&S Practitioner by a National or Internationally recognized organization
  • Minimum of 12 years relevant experience as an HSSE professional

Skills and Competencies:

  • Excellent knowledge of Safety Management.
  • Understanding of current concepts in Safety and/or related integrated management systems.
  • Understanding of Nigerian Federal Laws related to Safety
  • Knowledge of Audit and Inspection.  Ability to conduct safety training.
  • Ability to operate Microsoft Office programs.
  • Understanding of typical plant operations/dynamics
  • Experience in Cement industry or other heavy industry
  • Initiative, drive and teamwork
  • Good analytical and problem-solving ability 
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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