Assistant / Deputy General Manager (HSE) (DFL) Job at Dangote Group

Dangote Group is one of Nigeria’s most diversified business conglomerates with a hard – earned reputation for excellent business practices and products’ quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Assistant / Deputy General Manager (HSE) (DFL)

Job Location: Lagos
Job Type Full-Time


  • Developing and executing health and safety plans in the workplace according to legal guidelines
  • Preparing and enforcing policies to establish a culture of health and safety.
  • Scan global practices and industry leaders from equipment performance and technology currency perspectives and adaptability for introduction/up gradation of the technology within DFL.
  • Coach HSE team in the implementation of good management practices to promote an effective, healthy, and safe organizational culture and providing competent professional advice.
  • Oversee the design and roll out of continuous training on HSE covering all stake holders including contract labour, Third Party force, customers, supply chain partners.
  • Work with the HSE team to design, implement and monitor Process Safety Management System including HSE Audits, Risk assessments, HAZOP/ HAZAN
  • Benchmarking processes and technologies to reduce risks and meet global best practices in the area of fire regulations, handling hazardous substances, noise, safeguarding assets and controlling occupational diseases etc.
  • Carrying out site inspections and audits
  • Lead and ensure effective implementation of management systems such as ISO 45011, ISO14001 ISO 9001 and PSMS.


  • Degree / HND in Chemical / Mechanical Engineering
  • 18-22 years of hands-on experience of handling HSE function in a chemical process industries.
  • Proficient knowledge of relevant laws, policies, and procedure.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Proficient computer and presentation skills
  • Outstanding people skills and proficient organized skills.
  • ISPON level 3 certification
  • NEBOSH or equivalent certification for HSE
  • Lead auditor ISO 45001,ISO45001 & ISO 9001
  • Process Safety Management Certification and hands on experience.