HSESS Manager


HSESS Manager – ETC Cargo Limited

ETC Cargo Limited, a leading logistics park spanning 55 acres in Mbagala, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, seeks a passionate and experienced HSESS Manager to champion a culture of health, safety, Environment, security, and social responsibility across our warehousing and trucking operations.

About the Role:

You will play a critical role in ensuring the well-being of our employees, protecting the environment, and maintaining the highest quality standards in our operations. Your responsibilities will encompass:

  • Develop, implement, and manage a comprehensive HSE program that aligns with industry best practices and regulatory requirements.
  • Proactively identify, assess, and mitigate potential safety, health, quality, and environmental risks within the warehousing and trucking operations.
  • Investigate and report all incidents, near misses, and accidents, implementing corrective actions to prevent recurrence.
  • Oversee compliance with all relevant Tanzanian HSE regulations, standards, and client-specific requirements.
  • Develop and deliver effective HSE training programs for all employees, fostering a culture of safety and environmental awareness.
  • Conduct regular audits and inspections of warehousing and trucking operations, identifying areas for improvement and ensuring adherence to HSE protocols.
  • Continuously monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the HSE program, recommending and implementing process enhancements.
  • Maintain open communication and collaboration with relevant stakeholders, including employees, management, regulatory bodies, and clients.
  • Analyse HSE performance data to identify trends and implement data-driven approaches for improvement.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date HSE documentation, including policies, procedures, and records.
  • Develop, implement, and enforce security policies and procedures to safeguard staff, property, and inventory.
  • Conduct risk assessments and identify potential security vulnerabilities.
  • Oversee security systems (alarms, CCTV) and ensure their proper functioning.
  • Manage security supervisors and ensure they adhere to protocols.
  • Investigate security incidents and implement corrective actions.
  • Maintain a safe and secure work environment for all staff.
  • Promote a positive social environment through conflict resolution and team-building initiatives.
  • Stay informed of industry best practices and legal requirements related to security and social responsibility.


  • Degree in Environmental Science, Occupational Health & Safety, Engineering, or a related discipline (preferred).
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in an HSE role within the logistics or warehousing industry.
  • Familiar with Road Transport Safety and training is required.
  • Proven ability to develop, implement, and manage a comprehensive HSE program.
  • Strong understanding of Tanzanian HSE regulations and best practices.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team, fostering a culture of safety and accountability.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite and relevant HSE software (desirable).

If you are interested, you can either apply directly or send your CV to cherilee.steyn@etgworld.com

To apply for this job email your details to cherilee.steyn@etgworld.com

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