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OHS&E PRACTITIONER CURRICULUM VITAE
GODFRED OSEI M.
Date of Birth: // Marital Status: Married Address: AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mine P.O. BOX , BYSS . ObuasiGhana Tel: ext Cell: or Email: Skype name: Goddie Current Position: Occupational Hygiene and System Manager AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mine Safety, Health and Environment SHE Department Obuasi Mine P. O. Box , ObuasiGhana. Tel: ext Email: or
PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY A varied career has produced confidence and enthusiasm balanced with patience and ability to work with all kinds of people, even in unusual or difficult situations. Commitment to professional standards, and ability to focus on essential issues. Environmental Scientist and Certified Auditor with over years proven experience consistently in the SHE field in mining industries, covering a broad range of strategic planning and operational SHE issues. I am in charge of occupational hygiene, Risk Assessment and deputise as SHE manager. Key member of the Audit team at present job and past job. Extensive experience in Occupational Hygiene, Health and Safety issues. Strong background in ISO :, :, ; and OHSAS : Management Systems. Proven record in establishment and management of Occupational Environment laboratory at mine sites. Very good in analysing, evaluation and planning skills. Understand statistical data, have good judgment and controlling skills. Successfully conducted baseline hygiene monitoring for Iduaprim Mine. Was appointed Relieving Health and Safety Manager on several occasions during my career with Tarkwa Mine Godfred&;s technical competencies lie in: Applied Occupational Safety, Health and Environmental Expertise Occupational Health Risk Management including Control Of Substance Hazardous to HealthCOSHH, Airborne pollutant, Noise, Vibration, Heat stress, Illumination, Biohazards, and Airflow measurements PPE Specification and Management
Safety, Health and Environmental management system auditing Incident investigation Risk Assessments BRA and IBRA Critical task analysis Safe Working Procedures Planned Task Observation ATTRIBUTES: A proven leader, manager, and mentor, with excellent interpersonal skills, capable of directing and managing change, and inspiring teamwork and highperforming teams, Internal focus of control selfstarter, Integrity, Reliable, Able to cope with pressure, Ethical, Positive attitude, Decisiveness, Objectivity, Patience, Diplomacy, Tenacity Openmindedness PERSONAL INTEREST: Apart from family and recreation activities, I have taken a great interest in communication among people and appreciate diversity, in management, cost savings, education, training, writing of health and safety articles. I was columnist of Gold Fields Atumpan news letter and regular contributor of AGA weekly health and safety briefs WORK EXPERIENCE: Date Jul Aug Jun Jul Employer AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mine AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mine Gold Fields Ghana Ltd Gold Fields Ghana Ltd Position Relieving Head of OHS Occupational Hygienist Occupational Hygienist Relieving H&S Manager Relieving H&S Manager Relieving H&S Manager Relieving H&S Manager Manager Teacher Osuduku Sec. Sch. Teacher South Suntreso MA JSS
Oct Dec Gold Fields Ghana Ltd Nov Dec Gold Fields Ghana Ltd Nov Dec Gold Fields Ghana Ltd Electrical Solution Ltd Ghana National Service National Service
CURRENT JOB ROLE PROFILE Develops adequate policies, procedures and processes for the occupational hygiene and risk management function to maintain efficient operational excellence in other to achieve Obuasi Mine&;s overall strategic objectives. To develop and update a complete system for recording, monitoring and communicating Obuasi Mine&;s Occupational Hygiene and Risk Management programme to the Executive staff and others as necessary. Provides training and guidance to all employees on Occupational Hygiene, identification and management of risk, generally with relevance to their job roles. Liaising with Purchasing to ensure the right type of Personal Protective Equipments are available for employees.
Manages reporting, monitoring and action to address significant issues adversely affecting the business. Implement proactive strategies to limit the liability of the company and protect its reputation currently and the future. Provides guidance support, leadership and management to the occupational hygiene and risk management function. Conducts annual performance appraisal to review staff performance, carries out disciplinary meetings when needed. Working closely with the sections to identify and analyze potential exposure to loss. Examining risk management and loss preventive techniques, designing and implementing risk management and mitigation measures and techniques, monitoring the effectiveness of techniques implemented. Analyzing data and developing comprehensive reports regarding the Occupational hygiene and risk management programmes. Budgeting and staff requirement planning Development and training of staff. Consideration of new technology where application Support decisions taken by own staff and EXCO. Manage working and capital cost applications in way to save cost Revision of procedures, managerial instructions and COP&;s. Followup on corrective action when and where required. Performs other duties and tasks as assigned. EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS Sept. Dec. : University of Bradford, United Kingdom M.Sc. Environmental Pollution Management. Pass with Merits Module: Air quality mgt, Occupational hygiene, Occupational & Environment monitoring etc. Sept June : University of Ghana, LegonGhana B.Sc. Agriculture Soil Science. Pass with second class honours Upper Division Sept June : Opoku Ware School for Both Ordinary and Advance Certificates. Pass with division one and four passes including General Paper for O&; level & A&; Level respectively ON THE JOB TRAINING Jun June April Oct IMDP Course at University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business NEBOSH International CertificateOngoing Master Implementer Course Based on ISO : requirement Apollo Root Cause Analysis with Reality Charting Software Training ARMS Reliability Australia Dec May Work of the Role AGA Leadership Programme Passed Advance Certificate in MEC/Occupational Hygiene Paper Airflows % Paper Occupational Hygiene % and Papers
Psychrometry, Heat Transfer & Refrigeration % Aug Jun May Nov OHSAS : Audit: Internal Auditor Course Based on ISO : Centre for Env&;t Mgt Univ of Potchefstroom. SA BV ISO : Internal Auditor Certificate SA BV OHSAS : Awareness Upgrade Course SA Management Development Program course at University of Stellenbosch Business School South Africa Modules: Leadership, Coaching, Diversity, General Management, Economics and Project Management June May March August March Six Sigma CourseManagement OverviewAorist Consult SA Intermediate Certificate in Mine Environment Control/Occupational Hygiene University of South AfricaChamber of Mines of South Africa Unwritten Ground Rules UGR in Businesses Stef du Plessis & Ass. SA Assertiveness Course Capital Group GH Team Business Course for Continuous Improvement Systems Business Ed. Design Pty LTD SA November Intensive Supervisors Training Capital Group Ghana October AprilJuly March August Thinking Skill, Presentation Skill and Interaction Course GFA, SA Practical Occupational Hygiene Attachment Kloof Mine SAUnderground BVQI Internal OHSAS : Auditor Certificate SA Task Analysis Training Course BRM SA Baseline Task Team training BRM SA Risk Management and Incident investigation Course BRM SA Communication Good communication skills gained from giving presentations at seminars, issuing clear and concise instructions to subordinates, chairing meetings and dealing with workers tactfully and diplomatically. Advising and educating workers at Goldfields Ghana Ltd on health, safety and hygiene related issues. Working on team projects has involved different roles and this has equipped me with good negotiation and persuasion skills. Columnist of company news letter as far as SHE issues are concerned Team Work Experienced in working within a teambased culture which involves planning, organization, coordination and commitment. Member of risk assessment, environmental,
December STI&;S/HIV/AIDS Coordinators Programme GFG Gh
health and safety audit, HIV Aids campaign, and critical task team of Tarkwa Gold Mine. Was a member of COSHH assessment team for University of Bradford Problem Solving Working for a complex organization such Goldfield Ghana Ltd, National Service, Electrical Solution Ltd and being a block secretary at Sarbah Hall University of Ghana taught me to find solutions to problems in calm and efficient manner. Languages Fluent in English language which was developed through my primary to University education. Can also speak the Akan language excellently Computing Good working knowledge of several windows&; processing packages including Microsoft Word, Excel spread sheets, Power point and the internet. Have also used several software packages including AuRisk, WMRS, Apollo Root Cause Analysis with reality charting, SPSS, Raster GIS and Waste management packages. Achievements and Publications . Saved over % in PPE cost through standardisation, cutting of middlemen and Effective Management. This was achieved in conjunction with Commercial Manager . Successfully initiated and implemented surface road dust suppression which has saved Obuasi Mine over $ a month in Grading and watering cost AGA . Saved over $ dollars in a month in simple restructuring initiative proposed and implemented at Rescue and Fire department AGA Obuasi Mine January . Successfully designed extraction units at Plate workshops for effective dilution of welding fumes July AGA . Successfully established occupational hygiene system and dust laboratory at AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mine August date . Successfully designed sound barrier using waste material from the mine to reduce noise from the BAC fans polluting Anyinam Community June AGA . Successfully redesigned the discharge of GCS compressor to reduce noise levels at sitting position from to dB A. December AGA . Successfully established occupational hygiene system and dust laboratory at Gold fields Ghana Ltd Tarkwa Mine June August . Was a member of six sigma team which saved over $ , per annum through lean projects instituted across Tarkwa Mine June . Introduction of Occupational Hygiene in Ghana, a proposal submitted to Parliament. October . Occupational Hygiene, a quality tool in Health and Safety Management System, an article submitted to Ghana Quality Organisation News letter. October
. Partitioning of Heavy Metals in Contaminated and Uncontaminated soil, a dissertation presented to University Of Bradford UK in fulfilment of the Masters Degree December . A Test of Modified Hygrometer Method by Sul and Kukal on some Ghanaian soils, a dissertation presented to University Of Ghana in fulfilment of the Bachelors Degree June Affiliation Ghana Quality Organisation GQO Ghana Institute of Safety & Environmental Professionals GHISEP Referees: Mr. Francis Koomson Ventilation Specialist Mines Engineering Vale Limited Box RN P, Thompson, MB Tel: or . Email: Mr. William Empeh Training and Development Manager Goldfields Ghana Limited P.O.Box TarkwaGhana, W/R Tel. or Email: Mr. Samuel OpareBaidoo Training Manager AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mine P.O Box Obuasi Tel. ext or Email: