EHS Director

at ABH Partners P.L.C
Location Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Date Posted June 23, 2021
Category Engineering
Health Care / Medical
Social Sciences
Job Type Contract
Currency ETB


ABH Partners Plc. is a leading consultancy and human resources sourcing firm in Ethiopia with about 15 years of experience in supporting the implementation of development programs and projects. ABH exists to fuel synergistic societal growth by harnessing local knowledge and international standard. Dedicated to the betterment of societal development, technical assistance, and knowledge management, ABH has gained credibility and industry experience in the development sector in general ABH partners would like to invite applicants who meet the below requirements to apply for the position of  EHS Director  to be assigned in a prominent international Telecom Company/ZTE.
Required number:1
Duty station: Addis Ababa
Employment Status: Contract
Salary: Attractive
Expected Start Date: Immediately after concluding the contract agreement.
Position Responsibilities:
  • Take the lead in confirming the HS standards and system certification requirements with the customer.
  • Organize the regional EHS manager to complete the site health and safety check, and handle the violations.
  • Organize routine EHS training for the project team and subcontractors.
  • Organize and plan the project health and safety system and complete the management objectives.
  • Align corporate, regional and local EHS goals and strategies.
  • Lead, develop, and manage EHS staff members.
  • Lead EHS audits and inspections developing corrective and preventative action plans as needed.
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with federal, state, and local regulators.
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives on EHS policies and programs.
  • Manage budgets and hire EHS staff.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant federal, state, and local EHS regulations.
  • Lead environmental health and safety training programs.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:
  • BSC or MSC degree in environmental health & safety, occupational health and safety related field.
  • Minimum 5+ practical work experience on similar position.
  • Have rich knowledge of health and safety.
  • Be familiar with the requirements for the health and safety system of VDF.
  • Be familiar with local engineering safety laws and regulations.
  • Have certain communication equipment engineering experience.
  • Holding a registered security engineer or a certificate of the same type is preferred.
  • English or local language can be used as the working language.
  • EHS management certification is a plus.


Applying Instructions

Qualified applicants can submit their application with three professional references through the following link:

Qualified candidates who fulfill the criteria will be hired only following the approval and endorsement by ZTE

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