Training Officer, Occupational Health and Safety

Lautoka, Fiji
25 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
09 Dec 2016
AC 313/16
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing Date    



Occupational Health & Safety Training Courses


The appointee will be required to conduct training in the area of Occupational Health & Safety through short duration courses both as scheduled courses and as in-house programmes for employers. He/she shall also conduct research, market, develop and evaluate training courses pertaining to OHS. He / She will be responsible to assist in the delivery of OHS Modules I & II; and documentation & implementation of the requirements of the OSHAS 18001: 2005. Additional duties will involve identifying industry training needs, marketing, organizing and managing all aspects of the day to day running course in the area of OHS. The appointee will also be responsible for conducting research on OHS issues pertaining to training & consultancy, contacting participants regarding confirmation and fees, co-coordinating relevant training courses, preparing learning materials and training relevant to the course contents and providing professional guidance and skills training to course participants.


A Good quality Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering or Technology OR relevant Advanced Diploma with 2 years post Advanced Diploma relevant work experience OR relevant Diploma with 4 years post Diploma relevant work experience. Applicants must be able to communicate effectively and deal with various industries and stakeholders with excellent presentation, organizing, planning, problem solving and project management skills. Applicants must be result oriented and customer focused. A Ministry of Labour accredited OHS trainer is preferable but not compulsory.


An attractive salary commensurate with qualifications and abilities would be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Applications must be submitted online using the University’s online job applications system which can be accessed at this address: 

Incomplete applications will not be considered, therefore your submission as a complete application must include:

  • Cover letter with Job Ref. No. and Position
  • Detailed CV with at least contacts of 3 referees
  • Certified academic credentials & transcripts

Should you have any queries, please email on: 

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not been contacted by Fiji National University, then your application has not been successful.

College/Division  NTPC
Department  Department of Productivity Quality
Location  Lautoka
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