Job Description

  • We are looking to hire an objective-oriented HSE Engineer who is safety conscious and oriented, to help ensure the safety of all, for one of its construction project sites in FCT, Abuja.

Primary Purpose

  • Develop Plant Safety Audit plan, design HSE training program according to required regulations for all the employees.
  • Ensure, in accordance with the statutory guidelines, implementation, updating, review and auditing of the Company HSE Systems.
  • Monitor the effective implementation of appropriate Safety, Health and Environment System procedure and provide for their updating in line with changes in Legislation and Company Directives.


  • Implement all Safety permits (work confined space, work at height etc).
  • Form an SLP (Safety Loss Prevention) committee and hold monthly review meeting. Circulate and implement the Minutes of the meeting.
  • Ensure all safety-related tools and equipment’s are always in working condition.
  • Provides for motivation and familiarization of all company personnel respecting the importance of complying with the company system procedures and all Safety equipment provided.
  • Ensure implementation of the HSE Management System is suitable, adequate and effective to promote continuous improvement in HSE performance.
  • Achieve and maintain HSE program external certifications in alignment with the company objectives.
  • Develop and manage HSE Labour, expense and professional services budgets, including training programs to promote staff professional development.
  • Conduct internal and external safety audits, and take part in accident/incident investigations.
  • Ensure all employees inside the plant are using PPE’s (personal protective equipment’s) at all times).
  • Obtain and comply with all facility required environmental permits.
  • Lead / coordinate negotiations with regulatory agencies on permit conditions.
  • Performs Risk Assessment and prepare and send monthly HSE report to the Management.
  • Review and analyze data from audits, accident investigations, near misses, concessions, defect reports and customer complaints to identify adverse trends and implement preventive action.
  • Identify and facilitate continuous improvement opportunities and monitor progress.

Educational / Experience / Qualifications and Other Skills Required

  • BS or MS or HND in Engineering, Environmental, Safety, Industrial Hygiene (preferred) and relevant professional certification.
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience developing and maintaining management systems for quality, health & safety and environment
  • An ISO Certified Auditor qualification.
  • A practical approach to problem-solving in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Conflict Management.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: cv@ascentech.com.ng quoting the “HSE Engineer (Abuja)” as the subject of the mail.


  • Candidates who are currently based and working in Abuja will be preferred.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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About Ascentech Services Limited

Ascentech Services Limited is a full-fledged Human Resource Solution Provider incorporated in 2013 with its Head Office in Lagos, Nigeria. We are committed to forging long-term partnerships with our clients by creating and delivering robust and flexible services that address the changing needs of their business.