HSSE Manager at APM Terminals

APM Terminals is one of the largest container terminal operators in the world. The diverse portfolio includes substantial interests in more than 40 ports around the globe. We continue to actively develop and invest in new projects and opportunities in ports and terminal management.

Job Title: HSSE Manager (One year duration) – APM Terminals,
Location: Onne, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Job Ref: 61162

WACT is looking for a “HSSE Manager” whose key role is to Lead the effective achievement of HSSE functional objectives through the leadership of the HSSE function.

The HSSE Manager is for one year duration & then will assume the position of Operations Manager after wards.

Critical Qualifications/Skills/Experience
At least 5 years in Supervisory/Managerial roles
Experience in using PC applications
Good analytical skills / capable of establishing priorities
Skilled in all aspects of Physical, personnel security and incident management planning
Leadership, motivational skills and ability to support diverse business units.
Effective negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
Highly motivated and self disciplined, accustomed to meeting tight schedules under demanding conditions
Tactful and reliable with the ability to facilitate and manage change.
Understanding of container terminal operations
Satisfactorily completed an approved WHSO course conducted by a Registered Training Organization;
Other qualifications or experience that would enable the applicant to satisfactorily perform the functions of a WHSO.
Ability to plan and manage activities so that hazards are assessed and risks eliminated in so far as is reasonably practicable by appropriate protection and prevention measures.
Experienced Security Professional
Improve the Security and safety of events that concern WACT and guarantee compliance with security standards.
Review, Design and Implement effective security for the terminal, set safety and security standards and access the risk levels of events
Ability to impact, obtain cooperation and assistance to meet objectives.

Operational Aspect;
University degree, Magnum participant, MISE Graduate
Post graduate studies in Port and / or Terminal Management or related business studies
At least 3 years in management roles in any of APM group’s company
Extensive understanding of modern terminal operations including computer terminal management systems and EDI applications preferred
Understanding of the container shipping industry and an ability to relate with shipping company and other associated industry managers.
Extensive knowledge of APM Terminals operational practices preferred.
Experience in the operation of APM Terminals container facilities preferred.
Experience in finance related matters, setting budgets and reporting against financial objectives.
Effective negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
Ability to provide leadership, obtain cooperation and assistance to meet objectives.
Experience in using PC applications.

Application Deadline: 31st December, 2011

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