Occupational Health Nurse - AFR062019
Applications accepted until:
Number of Openings


AfriSam South Africa Pty Ltd is one of the largest suppliers of construction-related materials, specialising in the production of Cement, Aggregate and Readymix Concrete. Operating in six Southern African countries, the company offers a wide scope of career opportunities and exposure to best practices. At AfriSam South Africa we recognise that talented and enthusiastic people are the basis of our ongoing success.


Peninsula Quarry


  • Coordinating all occupational health and hygiene services on designated sites including running the site clinic
  • Conducting medical surveillances on all employees and contractors in alignment with the contracted Occupational Medical Practitioner and Occupational Hygienist
  • Identifying hazardous workplace conditions, developing, implementing, evaluating and managing the occupational health programme and legal liability of the operations
  • Analysing and report on incidents and non-conformance
  • Ensuring all medical records are up to date and maintained
  • Providing on-site training on health and wellness as per agreed KPI€™s
  • Developing of site specific Health and Hygiene work instructions in alignment with the Company policy, standards and procedure
  • Reviewing and developing of SOP/ COP€™s
  • Ensuring compliance to all Safety, Health and Environmental legislation
  • SAP Occupational Health and Hygiene

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Diploma in Nursing
  • Certificate in Occupational Health and Certificate in audiometry and spirometry
  • Registered with South African Nursing Council and with SASOHN for audiometry
  • At least 3 years€™ experience in Occupational Health in manufacturing and or mining industry
  • Comprehensive knowledge of requirements of OHS Act, MHS Act and Acts applicable to AfriSam€™s activities
  • Computer proficiency in MS Office and experience in SHEQ systems will be advantage

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Good interpersonal, problem solving, decision making and change management skills
  • A valid unendorsed EB driver€™s licence and own vehicle


Please forward your application and résumé to Ashlynne Paulsen-Swartz at cape.recruitment@za.afrisam.com

Equity Statement:

Applicants are advised that AfriSam is a designated employer under the Employment Equity Act and as such has an Employment Equity Plan in place. The Company therefore has the right to fill the vacancy in accordance with its Employment Equity Plan in order to fulfil its transformation objectives by preferring designated employees.