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Road Safety Coordinator

Job Title: Road Safety Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Karbala, Iraq
REF: 132
Contact Name: Kanar Mahmoud
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Job Published: about 4 years ago

Job Description

MSELECT are looking for a Safety Coordinator to be based in Karbala for one of our International Industrial client. 


Assist the Logistics Manager in the management of Road Safety issues in the Plant operations and distribution activities to achieve an effective and sustainable safety culture and performance in the Company Logistics.  He is responsible for the field implementation of the Group designed five (5) pillars for Road safety management.  

The performance in this role will help achieve the required compliance level to the Transport advisories requirements. 


  • Assist the Logistics Manager in the implementation of the five (5) pillars for road safety management in the whole distribution chain.
  • Organize monthly safety meetings with RT contractors and drivers on safety performance and advisories compliance issues.
  • Conduct Toolbox talks or ensure they are communicated to all staff and contractors drivers. Discuss all learning from BU and Group incidents with contractors/drivers and follow up on remedial actions.
  • Be the custodian of the Hazard register of the road transport operations and Monitor implementation of the remedial actions from the Transport safety cases.
  • Conduct quarterly audit of Road Transport contractors.
  • Champion the Road Safety related Near Misses reporting and follow up program and compile the Road safety performance (Safety KPIs) of the B.
  • Other related duties as may be assigned by the Logistics Manager, Safety Manager or incidental to the above.


  • Managing staff and contractors with low safety awareness level.
  • Able to leverage staff and contractors safety behavior. 

Qualifications & experience: 

  • First degree in Engineering
  • Health & Safety management with no less than 2 years experience.
  • Good supervisory and people management skills.
  • Computer literacy in general and in particular familiarity with MS Office. particularly Excel, Word and PowerPoint is essential.
  • Good communication skills.