HSE Lead at a Food Processing / FMCG Company – Ascentech Services Limited

Ascentech Services Limited – Our client, a Food Processing / FMCG Company is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: HSE Lead

Location: Mowe, Ogun

Employment Type: Full-time


  • Develop and ensure a safety culture in the Factory by setting up safety systems and procedures
  • Build a team in the safety department and lead them with appropriately training them on safety standards
  • Responsible for all statuary requirements of the country in environmental health & safety
  • Develop and ensure the emergency preparedness plan, CTI, THA, Risk Assessments, PTW system etc
  • Make the system audit plans and ensure that safety system audits is done as per the plan and measure the compliance
  • Prepare and share safety reports with the Management regularly on a weekly basis
  • Responsible for establishing food safety and product quality standards in the factory
  • Responsible for preparing Hygiene checklist and ensure the achievement of at least 85% hygiene score in the audits
  • Responsible for the factory certifications like HACCP, BRC and FSMA Organic etc
  • Maintain the quality documentation for the FG and AFI standards for the factory
  • Build a strong QA team under him and conduct trainings for them periodically
  • Respond to the customer complaints with proper CAPA and ensure timely and appropriate follow ups
  • Make sure that quality standards and process control parameters are followed in each step of the process
  • Ensure coordination and collaboration with the production team on the shop floor
  • Complete and share the customer questionnaires timely and appropriately
  • Keep the team very motivated and ensure proper and adequate refresher trainings on quality, health, safety and environment as per the training calendar.


  • B.Sc / HND in Food Technology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry or a related field
  • Higher qualifications and professional certification in a related discipline will be an advantage
  • Minimum 6 years work experience in the relevant field – preferably the FMCG / Manufacturing industry
  • Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Closing Date

30th May, 2021.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

N.B: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.