Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) Manager

  • Full Time
  • Zambia

Website Goldenlay Agri. Ltd

Goldenlay Agri Ltd Empowering Agriculture, Nourishing the Future

Location: Luanshya, Copperbelt Province, Zambia

Goldenlay Agri. Ltd is the largest producer, supplier, & distributor of table eggs across Zambia, & boasting a brand familiar to retailers & consumers alike. Goldenlay is hereby inviting applications from suitable qualified candidates to fill the position of ESG manager.

The manager will oversee Environment, Health, Safety & Community engagement issues at five facilities of which are situated across Luanshya Ndola, & Mpongwe Districts of the Copperbelt Province to ensure compliance with EHS laws & regulations.

Responsibilities

  • Enforcement of Bio-security, hygiene policies & measures
  • Implementation of an integrated management system based on ISO 45001 & ISO 14001,
  • Ensuring risk assessments are conducted, populate & update risk register
  • Ensuring Pre-Job Hazard Assessments (PJHA) are undertaken prior to conducting of any works on sites
  • Development of EHS policies & procedures & implementing them,
  • Conducting periodic EHS inspections on site & implementation of correctional measures on non-compliances
  • Accident investigation & preparation of accident reports & reporting all statutory reportable accidents to relevant governmental bodies
  • Management of PPE requirements, First Aid boxes, Fire Extinguishers, incident bonus system, etc
  • Working in liaison with government institutions for consultations & guidelines in respect with the EHS laws & regulations – Council, Workers Compensation, ZEMA & WARMA etc
  • Conducting EHS trainings for all employees & arranging for specialized EHS trainings with TEVETA certified organizations where certificates are required
  • Undertaking of EIA’s or EPB for new projects & ensuring their timely approval by ZEMA
  • Management & safeguarding of the carbon sequestration area (carbon sink)
  • Conduct EHS monitoring for water, wastewater, & air quality
  • Ensuring adequate waste disposal measures are implemented for both general & hazardous wastes in line with the waste management hierarchy
  • Ensuring all operational licenses from regulatory bodies & local council are in place & are renewed on time

Key skills

  • Computer literate & be conversant with word, excel, power point, mind managers, outlook & team
  • People management with a focus on discipline & quality control
  • Ability to apply satisfactory standards expected of the industry & the directors
  • Display initiative, energy, be a fast learner & able to adapt in a fast-paced environment

Experience & Qualifications

  • Holder of a bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences/engineering, Natural Resources Management, or similar
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • A qualification in Occupational Health & Safety will be an added advantage
  • Certification with ISO 14001 or ISO 45001 will be an added advantage
  • A clean & valid class drivers license is a must

We Offer

  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development
  •  A supportive and innovative work environment

Apply Now: If you are passionate about agriculture and have a drive for excellence, we would love to hear from you. To apply please click on the link and complete the form here.

To apply for this job email your details to hr.manager@goldenlay.co.zm


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