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HSSEQ Coordinator - Logistics/Mining/Exploration/Process/Manufacturing
August 8, 1986

About Candidate

I am an astute and skilled professional offering 10 years of work experience, I have a proven track record in managing safety, health, security , training and environment in plants and process engineering operations, mining, exploration and food/FMCG industries. My experience coupled with my qualifications, i have developed good organizational and team working skill and consequently,  i am an ideal candidate for a position requiring drive, initiative, responsibility and challenge

My sole career objective is to provide analytical and technical support to businesses so as to contribute to continued success, business enhancement and fostering sustainable development and productivity.

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Education

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Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Engineering 2010
Copperbelt University

Electives in Water Management, Industrial Safety, Energy and Combustion

Work & Experience

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HSEC Coordinator-Africa/Eurasia 05/03/2021
RIO TINTO

Assisting in implementing annual HSE plans and priorities with a specific focus on translating plans and priorities into HSE activities at a project level for Africa and Eurasia regions Working with project managers and project teams to implement risk management processes, ensuring risk management plans are established and implemented, reviewing project risk registers and management plans to ensure they meet HSE standards and requirements and conducting compliance audit and reports. Assisting project teams to carry out inspections of site and materials and equipment to ensure safe operations. Assisting project staff to use HSE systems and to use SharePoint to control documents, disseminate information, and maintain registers and records. Producing statistics and reports from the HSE systems to report on and monitor HSE results across projects. Reporting HSEC incidents and take immediate action to secure a workplace as safe as necessary following an incident or near miss. Conducting investigations for straight forward / less complex incidents or near misses. Establish the facts, identify causes, make findings and recommend actions arising. Contributing to the development and delivery of HSE training and providing coaching to project staff (training plan, HSE Training, materials, training record) Ensuring HSE induction processes are applied on site and records are kept. Undertaking case management for less complex / more straightforward injuries and health concerns, take appropriate actions to address requirements (eg. facilitating medical evacuations and establishing and coordinating return to work plans in liaison with relevant employees, medical specialists and HR). Overseeing the work of junior staff and contractors, allocate work and prioritising tasks as required. Developing local workforce capability in HSE practices, systems and requirements. Providing leadership in improving HSE culture and performance at the project level, by continuously improving operational work practices, and by modelling right-behaviours to achieve an interdependent safety cultures

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HSE Coordinator - Mining 11/01/2017 - 05/01/2022
BARRICK GOLD EAST AFRICA

Provide overall policy and regulatory guidance and direction for Mining activities, as defined by the country’s environmental laws and regulations and international best practices Ensure environmental health & safety compliance for contractors and consultants and provide guidance where gaps are observed. Liaise closely with Lumwana Mining Company Managers on HSE aspects in the Mining value processes and devise methods of closing out non compliances Preparing bi annual reports to be submitted to ZEMA and Mine Safety Department, indicate compliance to Environmental Management Plans (EMPs) Maintain records of audits, inspections, reports, certifications, permits and conduct EMS (internal audits for ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015) Preparation of environmental reports and graphics to feed into Environmental Manager Safety Management: Conduct in-pit safety/environmental auditing using layered inspection, conduct planned task observation and visible felt leadership (PTO and VFLs), conducting formal environmental risk assessment and risk management for facilities in turn implement risk management strategy for risks identified, reporting

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Optimization Engineer & HSE - Mining 11/01/2016 - 11/01/2017
BARRICK GOLD EAST AFRICA

Ensuring that drilling and blasting plans are being executed in pit as per planned by Engineers and in Safe and Environmentally sustainable manner – Report any deviations to be corrected by D&B Engineers Conducting QAQC Checks in pits and ensuring drilling and blasting is per specified specification: Check stemming heights, check quality of holes, check compliance of XYZ quality, penetration rates and navigation systems (EPIROC Drills & Sandvik Drills) hence report any deviations to be corrected for profit improvement Crushing optimization monitoring- Reduce bridging, WFO, improving short term interval controls (STIC)- for profit improvement (Improving copper ore PSD/Fragmentation for improved throughput and milling for profit improvement) Conducting on bench audit for MAXAM (blasting and charging contractors)- Check cup densities of emulsion (RIO FLEX,ANFO, Fuel and Chemical gassing additives), Check cross linking rates of emulsion, check mixing ratios on MMUs, monitor levels of fumes and ensuring safety and environment is adhered to. Safety Management: (Safety Auditing using layered inspection, conducting field level risk assessments, Job safety analysis and Job risk assessment for contractors, Conduct Planned Task Observation and Visible felt leadership (PTO and VFLs), Conducting Formal Risk Assessment and Risk Management for Facilities in turn implement Risk Management Strategy for risks identified, Reporting and feeding into Safety Manager all safety and health performance indicators such as LTIs, RIFRT, MTI, RDI etc.)

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Environmental and AFs Engineer - Process 10/01/2013 - 11/01/2016
Lafarge Cement Zambia

Improved the specific heat consumption of Kilns per ton clinker from 5000Mj/ton Clinker to 4300Mj/ton seeing an improvement in fuel consumption Design of Alternative Fuels process flow and Installation of used oil fueling and pipe network system for the kilns , this also involved modifying system to incorporate sawdust firing system and installation of sawdust vibrating screens for co-processing – Reducing cost of fuel by USD 100,000 in the first year of project implementation and reduced Green house gas emission, Optimized fuels and coal milling system to harmonize with quality of clinker and productivity which gave an improvement of kilns clinker production from 550tpd to 700tpd · Developed a maintenance regime and sensor checking system for fuel systems which saw an improvement in parameters such mills inlet pressures, mill inlet temperatures, which also gave rise to coal mills throughput from 3tph - 4.5tph Conducting HSE forums, raising awareness for legal compliance, safety tool box talks for operators, Implementing SHEQ policies and procedures in the process streams Correspondence with Environmental Management Agency and Mine Safety Department on process environmental issues

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SHEQ Officer 10/01/2011 - 10/01/2013
Limestone Resources

Studying recurring problems of dust abatement equipment and proposing solution Conducts Air pollution monitoring and measurements i.e. carries out routine dust measurements on stacks (vertical kiln, rotary kiln and hydrator stacks) Water Management: Monitoring amount (volumes) of mine drainage/effluent water, effluent quality monitoring and quarry pump functionality and develop programs aimed at capturing the daily quarry pumps operations Waste management: Inspecting mine garage, civil and electrical workshops in order to ensure that these activities are done in accordance with ZEMA permit requirement Preparing bi-annual environmental monitoring reports which are submitted to Zambia environmental management agency (ZEMA)

Awards

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Safety and Environmental Management systems: ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015(Requirements Implementation, Auditors)) 2016
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Flight Safety Foundations Managing Contracted Aviation Risk (MCAR) Training 2020
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Centrifugal pump operation and maintenance and Safety 2017
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Introduction to process instrumentation and safety: Flow, Pressure, Temperature, PH, level, Dissolved Oxygen measurement, Valve,Pipes, Tanks and Float Switch management) 2017
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General Health, Safety and Environmental Management- British Safety Council 2022
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Fire Safety/Fire Warden - British Safety Council 2022
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Managing dangerous and hazardous goods- British Safety Council 2022
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Working at Height 2022
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First Aid 2022