Safety- Specialist

Job overview

  • Deadline: 11 Jul
  • Country: India
  • Location: Patancheru, Andhra Pradesh
  • Job-ID: R0019499
  • Job category: Environment, Health & Safety
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About Sandvik Group

Sandvik is a high-tech, global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We have world - leading positions in selected areas - tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. The Group has about 47,000 employees and representation in approximately 130 countries, with sales of around £7.3 billion.

At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. While discussing the best opportunity for you today, we are already thinking ahead to the best opportunity for you tomorrow. So now we challenge you: Think one step further, and then take it!

Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology is a leading supplier in equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. Application areas include rock drilling, rock cutting, crushing and screening, loading and hauling, tunneling, quarrying and breaking and demolition.

SMRT Rock Tools PU Patancheru plant at Hyderabad is looking for

Safety Specialist

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of equipment, tools, service, and technical solutions for the mining industry. The product offering covers rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading and hauling and materials handling.


  • Ensuring safe work at site through workplace inspections, audits, organizing the workplace with 5S tools, identifying the hazards, risk assessment, analyzing of risk and implementation of solution and closure of hazards.
  • Pro-actively engage with all levels in the company and work towards zero harm.
  • Expertise in risk assessment, redoing and continuously improving our risk management SOP’s.

Main responsibilities to handle in this position:

  • Member of all site EHS committees- role holder will act as link for the safety committee shop floor meetings, take note, action and report back to the shop floor.
  • Driver of monthly safety campaigns-
  • Driver for 5S campaign.
  • Analyze AIFR on monthly basis and take appropriate actions e.g. focus on a particular area.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of safety talks, toolbox talks and training through audits.
  • Create safe workplaces at site through scheduled workplace audits including canteen and other service areas.
  • Constantly review and recommend the best available PPE e.g. for cobalt exposure.
  • Inspect and assess the risk at the workplace prior to issuing a work permit.
  • To meet the periodical statutory requirements of lifting equipment & tackles, pressure vessels etc.
  • Conducting periodical checks on gas lines, gas cylinders, manifolds, banks for safe conditions.
  • Periodic Inspection of Hydrant Pipelines, valves, Equipment, Controls of Fire Hydrant system.
  • Carry out risk assessment for each hazard, near miss and actual incidents in EHS 360.
  • To be part of investment procurement team for identifying risks and developing solutions.
  • Prioritizing hazards, identifying effective actions and performing the same within specified timeline.
  • Supervision of proper functioning of STP, de-emulsification set up and organic composting.
  • Coordinating all types of waste disposals with Stores.

Your profile

  • An Engineering graduate with minimum 8 years of experience in managing Industrial Safety from engineering MNC.
  • Candidate should hold certification on Industrial Safety from Andhra Pradesh / Telangana State Government Institutes or Central Labour Institute or Regional Labour Institute.
  • A Lead Auditor in ISO 14001, ISO 45000 in latest versions.
  • Worked as Management Representative for ISO Management Systems
  • Hands on Computer Skills in MS Office
  • Should have good written and oral communication skills in Telugu (Vernacular Language), English and Hindi.

Required Competencies:

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Able to engage with all levels at site
  • Able to discuss with suppliers, external agencies.
  • Be self-motivated and able to motivate the team.
  • Exhibit good and timeous decision making.
  • Should have good written and oral communication skills in English, Hindi and Telugu.

Technical Competencies:

  • Certified Safety engineer
  • Conversant with Factory rules and relevant exposure to PCB acts.
  • Competent to identify RISKS/hazards
  • Flexibility to work as per the organizational needs.
  • Be a role model to everybody.
  • Knowledge of machine tools and heat treatment.

At Sandvik, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business and thereby our customers.

Deadline: 11 Jul
Job-ID: R0019499

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