Environmental Health & Safety SME Expert at Ericsson Nigeria

Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment & services to mobile & fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment, & more than 40 percent of the world’s mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Using innovation to empower people, business & society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people & society to help shape a more sustainable world.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Environmental Health & Safety SME Expert

Req ID: 496725

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • We are now looking for an Occupational Health & Safety Subject Matter Expert, to provide comprehensive Health & Safety (OHS) support for our Managed Services Networks organization, coordinate actions and responsibilities to meet business needs and ensure compliance with OHS requirements and procedures.
  • This also involves participating in subcontractor evaluations and compliance verification.

You will:

  • Deploy OHS Policy and Group Directives, internally and with our external partners
  • Provide limited internal EHS trainings and provide guidance on external trainings
  • Define and execute OHS program and secure adherence to strategy and targets
  • Monitor, control and report OHS performance
  • Provide functional OHS expertise during ongoing operations and trials for new tools and processes.


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Education: A recognized formal OHS qualification e.g. Degree or Diploma (Example Post Grad / Degree and MSc in OHS Health and Safety Management or NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health or other recognized certification.)
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience
  • Domain experience: EHS focusing mainly on Field Services, covering both Active and Passive maintenance
  • Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility skills
  • OHS knowledge and skills, both processes and tools
  • Persuading & Influencing
  • Writing & Reporting
  • Analyzing
  • Change & Improvement Leadership skills
  • Knowledge on remote inspection/audit tools and processes.

Application Closing Date

Not Specified.