HSE Supervisor (Construction site) M/F
  • Cape Town
  • Voltalia
Job Description

HSE Supervisor (Construction site) M / F

At Voltalia we are passionate about renewable energies! We are an electricity producer from wind, solar, hydro, biomass and storage and also a service provider to 3rd party clients such as Development, EPC, O&M and Distribution.

Today we are in 20 countries, split among 4 continents, and offering a global operating capacity to our clients. We are listed on the regulated Euronext market in Paris since July 2014.

The Health& Safety and Environment Supervisor is responsible for promoting and ensuring the health and safety of Voltalia’s work and subcontractors, compliance with the environmental requirements and the continuous improvement processes to ensure stakeholders and ensuring legal compliance.

Main Responsibilities :

  • Ensure the implementation in the local organization of the HSE Policies; Procedures and HSE documentary organization defined by Voltalia Group;
  • Ensure the local Health & Safety and Environment legal compliance;
  • Monitoring of rules and other national and international applicable normative documents;
  • Participation on the Risk Assessment analysis for all the activities, development of HSE Plans, Preventive Instructions, Method Statements, Checklists and other specific local HSE documentation;
  • Development and implementation of the Emergency Plans;
  • Training of workers and subcontractors of Voltalia in the HSE Plans;
  • Emergency Plans, Procedures, Inductions, Toolbox Tools, Emergency Drills and Awareness actions;
  • Conducting HSE monitoring of the site, with periodic visits to the workplaces; safety inspections and audits for Health, Safety & Environment matters;
  • Reporting Health, Safety & Environment KPI s in a monthly basis;
  • Reporting immediately any incident, developing further required investigations (if needed);
  • Voltalia representation towards official agencies in case of accident (environmental or safety);
  • Participation in HSE meetings, internal and external with Subcontractors, Suppliers and Clients (if needed);
  • Leading the operational HSE local Technicians, whether they are from Voltalia or Subcontracted to external entities;
  • Search for continuous improvement through audits and monitoring of internal processes, ensuring the implementation and effectiveness of the action plans (corrective and preventive actions);


Education : Technical level Graduation (Degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environment or Quality or related areas studies is a plus).

Professional Experience : Experience equal or greater than 3 years in similar positions.

Knowledge / Specific Training :

  • Training in Health and Safety at Work and / or Environment;
  • Training in Audits;
  • First Aid training;
  • Pedagogical competence training;
  • Excellent knowledge of the law, regulations, and norms of Health and Safety Work;
  • Training in Snake handling and recognition;

Language Proficiency :

  • Fluent : English
  • Advanced : French or Portuguese or Spanish is a plus


  • Results and Customer Orientation;
  • Resource management (human and material);
  • High level of initiative and autonomy;
  • Ability to plan and organize teams and activities;
  • Coordination and motivation abilities;
  • Excellent interpersonal relationships;
  • Excellent domain of verbal and written expression;
  • Facility in decision making;
  • Adaptability, including cases of high complexity;
  • Resilience;
  • Innovation ability (disruptive and incremental).

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