HSE Coordinator – Large-scale – Upington, South Africa

Main purpose of position
Currently we are looking for a HSE Coordinator in Upington, South Africa to be part of our global team working together towards our vision – Improving our future. As our HSE Coordinator, you are responsible to develop, administer and ensure continual improvement of Scatec Solar: Operations & Maintenance Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Management Systems to assure ‘industry best practice’.

Main responsibilities

  • Support site management on the implementation of Scatec Solar HSSE Management Systems.
  • Support site management on HSSE objectives and targets including relevant management programs.
  • Support site management on legal and other requirements compliance.
  • Support site management and team(s) on the development of risk assessments.
  • Support management on the development of training matrix, plans and coordinate trainings.
  • Conduct internal HSSE audits (quarterly) as per audit schedule.
  • Conduct regular environmental inspections.
  • Develop HSSE control documentations.


  • Grade 12 or NQF Level 4
  • Samtrack or equivalent training
  • SHE Supervisor training or equivalent
  • 5+ years’ experience on HSE management position
  • Experience in risk assessment and audit processes
  • Incident investigation L3
  • Hazard Identification Risk Assessment (HIRA) training
  • Planned Task Observation (PTO) training
  • Broad knowledge in risk assessment and audit processes
  • Proficient on Word, Excel and Power Point computer programs
  • Sound understanding of HSE legislative and other requirements

Personal characteristics

  • Passionate about HSSEQ
  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills
  • A team builder with good communication skills and a capacity to engage audiences across all levels
  • Good analytical and reasoning capabilities
  • Consultative orientation
  • Efficient time management
  • Ability to prioritize and handle several different tasks at the same time
  • Ability to act with discretion and treat confidential information appropriately
  • Ability to influence people at all levels to improve HSE outcomes and organizational culture
  • Ability to engage and understand customer and stakeholder needs and requirement
  • Ability to work under high-pressure conditions

Additional information

  • Must be available to travel as and when required
  • Must be able to work overtime according to operational needs
  • Valid drivers’ license

We offer
Scatec is an exciting, innovative and ambitious company operating in a growing industry. We offer a challenging and interesting position where you will be part of a flexible, diverse and truly international working environment consisting of highly competent and committed colleagues with a positive drive to make a difference.

It is part of every employees’ terms of reference to contribute to Scatec’s vision: Improving our Future and adhere to our company values which are:

  • Predictable
  • Driving results
  • Changemaker
  • Working together

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