ERT Coordinator( safety / mining / emergency / response ) – West Africa

Western Africa
Posted 6 months ago

Reference No. DSS03 – MP

Reference Number: DSS03 – MP

Job Description:

Ou Client is looking for an ERT Coordinator who will report to the HSE Manager, the ERT Coordinator oversees emergency and disaster preparedness initiatives, managing programs for response, recovery, safety, and hazard mitigation. Responsibilities include establishing processes, coordinating drills, providing training, and collaborating with departments for program development and implementation.


  • Spearhead the establishment of the clients Emergency Response Program, taking full responsibility for its development and implementation, including the selection, training, and competency verification of ERT members.
  • Develop and implement programs for the prevention of fires, lifesaving, asset and personnel safety, and education, collaborating with the response team for effective delivery.
  • Ensure the ERT can efficiently perform various duties under emergency conditions across the clients’ operations, involving considerable hazards.
  • Oversee individual work sites, schedule routine duties, and plan maintenance of firefighting trucks, rescue equipment, and incident response team facilities.
  • Ensure sufficient staff and equipment availability at each site to handle fires or emergencies.
  • Formulate and deliver training programs for non-emergency response personnel, covering basic fire extinguisher use and evacuation protocols.
  • Perform emergency response audits, develop corrective action plans, and lead or monitor emergency calls, ensuring strict adherence to guidelines for appropriate responses.
  • Direct the ERT to ensure consistent structure and continuity across all the client’s sites, standardizing Emergency Response Teams.
  • Coordinate emergency drills across all sites and in affected communities on a regular basis.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

• Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Management or Disaster Management; Fire

Safety or equivalent.

• H&S – related qualification (IOSH/NEBOSH).

• Relevant training certification

• Certifications on ERT Aspects

• 5+ years of Fire Prevention and Emergency Response experience in mining industry


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent employment


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Duncan Spitzer

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining                                       

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