Title Health and Safety Officer
Company FISD Limited Company
Location FISD Limited Company, 28,141 Alimaunde, P.O. Box 31245, Lilongwe
About Us FISD Limited (FISD Ltd) is a wholly owned Malawian company registered under the limited by Shares Company Act of 1985. FISD ltd is a revenue generating entity of the Foundation for Irrigation and Sustainable Development (FISD); a local NGO that was formed with an aim of spearheading Sustainable development and promoting the livelihood of the rural to complement the Malawi Government’s efforts for the same. FISD Ltd specializes in Design and Implementation of Innovative Irrigation, Water Supply Engineering works, clean energy agribusiness and Financing. The FISD group has a clear strategy of using its collective skills, state of the art technologies and understanding of markets to develop a unique value proposition to clients and promote the livelihood of Malawians through the enhancement of their food and income security
Due Date 04 May 2024
Remuneration Commensurate with experience and qualification
Location Malawi
Job Summary We are currently seeking a skilled Safety and Health Officer who will be responsible for ensuring compliance with occupational health and safety (OHS) guidelines at a construction site. The position will play a crucial role in promoting a safe working environment by advising on safety measures, conducting risk assessments, enforcing preventative measures, and also offering first aid to site injuries, and where necessary prescriptions for illnesses on site. The role’s primary goal is to establish a safe workplace according to acceptable standards and foster a culture of attention to health and safety. The position will work in the Health and Safety Office along-side the Environmental Health and Social Officer.
Key Responsibilities
  • • Monitoring and assessing health and safety situations
  • • Developing measures for the safety of site personnel
  • • Correcting any unsafe acts or conditions
  • • Verifying injury and illness logs
  • • Providing first aid to injuries and illnesses
  • • Enforcing safety guidelines
  • • Analyzing the health hazards of a job
  • • Monitoring health and safety of all employees
  • • Responding to health and safety concerns
  • • Organizing and conducting health and safety trainings
  • Key Requirements
  • • At least a Certificate in Clinical Medicine or any relevant qualification
  • • At least 3 years of experience in a busy working environment.
  • • Strong knowledge of the acceptable safety and health standards
  • • Proficiency in administering first aid to injuries or illnesses
  • • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple tasks concurrently
  • • Licensed by Medical Council of Malawi
  • • Willingness to work in construction sites most of which are in the rural
  • How to apply Qualified candidates should submit their application letters, together with detailed curriculum vitae (CV) with copies of relevant certificates, and traceable referees to;
    The Chief of Human Resources

    Or physically to:

    FISD Limited Company
    FISD Building
    Area 28, Alimaunde Plot No 28/141
    P.O Box 31245,
    Lilongwe 3.
    Created On 29 April 2024

    Please include "The Position you are applying for" in the subject line of your email.


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