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Job title : QHSE Technician

Location : Douala

Prerequisites: Proven experience in a similar position

Required languages: English / French

Reporting to : Project Manager

How to apply: Send CV, cover letter and diplomas to the following address:  and mention the job title in the subject.

Job Definition

  • Develops, deploys or controls the company’s systems and action plans in terms of quality, health, safety and environment – QHSE according to the regulations and standards in force.
  • Puts in place the means of preventing risks linked to co-activity on construction sites and measures to protect the health of workers, or checks their implementation.
  • Can coordinate a team.

Access to employment

  • This job/profession is accessible with a diploma from Bac+2 to Master level in the Building or Public Works sector, or in the areas of quality, health, safety, environment and sustainable development.
  • Work experience in the construction industry may be required. A Safety and Health Protection Coordination -CSPS- competency certificate is required for Safety and Health Protection Coordinators.
  • Computer skills (spreadsheet, word processing, etc.) are required.

Main responsibilities

  • Assess the professional risks related to a project, a construction site
  • Analyze occupational safety and health risks
  • Develop a risk map
  • List the means of protection/risk prevention on site
  • Control the application of legal and regulatory obligations
  • Control the application of Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE) procedures
  • Identify infractions, non-compliances, risks to the safety and health of personnel and notify them to project owners, contractors
  • Define risk prevention measures
  • Monitor the implementation of risk prevention actions
  • Coordinate and implement actions in terms of Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE)
  • Monitor and update technical, economic and regulatory information.
  • Spot and identify health and environmental risks
  • Recommend risk management methods and tools
  • Establish a Risk Prevention Plan (RPP)
  • Organize training in occupational risk prevention
  • Implement a quality management system (QMS)
  • Establish a Quality Assurance Plan (QAP)
  • Design a quality awareness system and implement it
  • Determine the evolutions and improvements of a quality approach
  • Check the compliance of safety devices for people and installations
  • Train and raise awareness of site workers on the terms, rules and instructions for safety and health protection
  • Diagnose the nature and origin of incidents and implement corrective measures
  • Monitor and analyze statistical data of a construction site on safety, health, accidents at work and define corrective/preventive measures
  • Carry out an audit
  • Write an audit report

Qualifications and skills required

  • construction techniques
  • Occupational health and safety management
  • Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE)
  • Specific Health and Safety Protection Plan -PPSPS
  • Typology of occupational risks
  • Occupational risk analysis
  • Occupational risk management
  • Site and construction risks
  • Quality Safety Environment (QSE) indicators
  • Risk analysis
  • Risk Management
  • Continuous improvement approach
  • Environmental standards
  • Subsequent Intervention File on the Structure (DIUO)
  • Public Health Code
  • Planning and construction law
  • Social legislation
  • Office tools


  • Level 1 Safety and Health Protection Coordination (CSPS) certification
  • Level 2 Safety and Health Protection Coordination (CSPS) certification
  • Level 3 Safety and Health Protection Coordination (CSPS) certification
  • Scheduling, Steering and Coordination of construction sites (OPC)
  • Safety procedures on site
  • Occupational safety
  • Incident analysis
  • Typology of environmental and health risks
  • Prevention of environmental risks
  • Teaching techniques
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