Tuesday , February 7 2023

Dischem Driver Vacancies – Facilities Supervisor

Website Dis-Chem Pharmacies

Job Description:

Dis-Chem Pharmacies’ Distribution Centre in Durban has an opportunity available for an OHS and Facility Coordinator. The purpose of this role is to plan and monitor all facility maintenance and/or modification against a budget, ensure that all facility maintenance and preventative servicing are carried out and monitor compliance with health, safety and environmental regulations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the coordination of building space allocation and layout, communication services and facility expansion.
  • Compile and present in-house as well as external workshops related to Occupational Health Safety
  • Representative responsibilities, Fire Fighting and Incident investigation.
  • Identify and evaluate cost-saving and synergy potential within the region.
  • Assist with incident/ accident investigation and write accurate reports on these.
  • Ensure all concerns and complaints are resolved in an acceptable and timeous manner.
  • Safeguard a plan for emergency preparedness to protect both the physical facility and personnel.
  • Initiate planned maintenance for a variety of office and warehouse equipment and infrastructure.
  • Conduct on-going environmental, health and safety assessments on the site.
  • Responsible for the management of Facility Management, including performance management and oversight of day-to-day tasks.
  • Perform testing on generators and other power supplies on a regular basis in order to ensure that the company will be fully functional in the event of a power interruption.
  • Conduct health and safety as well as career coaching programs for relevant employees.
  • Ensure professional service delivery to all internal clients, while supporting core business processes as well as site and facility optimisation.
  • Establish service schedules and adhere to it without disrupting the normal functioning of the business.

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of procedures related to a Distribution Centre
  • Communication in written and verbal English
  • Knowledge of Management Systems as well as Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
  • Be able to identify operational obstacles and opportunities
  • Knowledge of relevant Labour Relations Acts, industry standards and training objectives
  • Trustworthy and Honest
  • Problem solving and decision making skills
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Strong administration and coordination skills
  • Time management skills
  • Computer Skills – Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

Qualification & Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience in an Occupational Health and Safety or Facility management role
  • Grade 12 / Matric

Job Details:

Company: Dis-Chem Pharmacies

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: New Germany, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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