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Position: Director Occupational Safety And Health Services

Salary Scale: Ksh.132,000 – Ksh.195,410 p.m. (CSG-‘5’)

Terms of Service:   Permanent & Pensionable/Contract

Qualifications

  • served as a Deputy Director, Occupational Safety and Health Services CSG 6 or in a senior position in the field of Occupational Safety and Health Services or its equivalent in the wider public service or private sector;
  • a Bachelors Degree in any of the following disciplines:- Medicine and Surgery, Nursing, Chemistry, Physics Zoology, Biochemistry, Engineering, occupational Safety and Health from a recognized institution;
  • a Masters degree in any of the following disciplines:- occupational Medicine, occupational Health Nursing, Industrial hygiene, Safety engineering, Disaster management, occupational Safety and Health from a recognized institution;
  • a Certificate in specialized discipline in Occupational Safety and Health lasting not less than two (2) weeks from a recognized Institution;
  • attended a Strategic Leadership Development Course from a recognized
  • Institution;
  • be a member of Kenya Occupational safety and Health Association;
  • a clear understanding of the National Development Goals, Vision 2030 and the ability to relate them to Occupational Health and Safety function; and
  • demonstrated professional competence and administrative capabilities in enforcement of occupational, health and Safety Act and Work Injury Benefits Act

Responsibilities

  • Strategic leadership and management support to the Council.
  • Administration of the Occupational Safety and Health Act and Work Injury Benefits Act;
  • Implementing and reviewing Occupational Safety and Health policies;
  • Coordinating Occupational Safety and Health services including field services, occupational health, occupational safety, occupational hygiene and work injury benefits; being a Secretary to the National Council for Occupational Safety and Health Services (NACOSH);
  • approving architectural plans for proposed extension and renovation of work place premises;
  • initiating ratification of international standards on occupational safety and health; and
  • setting and reviewing specification and standards, design for the design and quality for the personal protective equipment and safety standards for industrial machinery and equipment.

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