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Safety Coordinator on the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

Government Liaison Adviser NIF Maiduguri at the Norwegian Refugee Council NRC - Safety Coordinator on the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)


Safety Coordinator on the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian group with 60 years of expertise in serving to to create a safer and extra dignified life for refugees and internally displaced folks. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and presents help throughout the shelter, emergency meals safety, and water, sanitation and hygiene sectors.


We’re recruiting to fill the place under:

Job Title: Safety Coordinator

Webcruiter ID: 4268851276

Location: Maiduguri, Borno

Full-time/part-time: Full-time

Proportion of full-time: 100

Employer: Norwegian Refugee Council

Graduation: August 2020

Period: (Until December 30th, 2020 with chance of extension)

The Safety Coordinator studies to: The Space Supervisor.

Job Descriptions

  • NRC is on the lookout for a Safety Coordinator for our Space Workplace in Maiduguri, Borno State in Northern Nigeria. The aim of the Safety Coordinator is to supervise, plan and coordinator all safety actions throughout all NRC subject places of work and all the North-east and to make sure all employees have the fundamental and contextual safety coaching required to hold out their jobs
  • NRC initiated nation operations in Nigeria in June 2015, as a way to reply to the essential and rising wants within the nation. NRC at present has a full crew based mostly in Maiduguri and a coordination workplace in Abuja. NRC is at present offering providers throughout varied sectors specifically; Shelter and Non-Meals Objects (NFI); Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion (WASH); Meals Safety; and Info, Counselling and Authorized Help (ICLA), Training and just lately  Camp Coordination and CAmp administration (CCCM) as a way to tackle recognized humanitarian wants.

Duties and Tasks

  • Expertise from working as a Safety Coordinator in a humanitarian / restoration context Security and Safety Administration Planning
  • Present technical assist to the world places of work on all insurance policies, procedures, tips and planning for workers security, operational safety and program continuity in Nigeria;
  • Consider, overview, and replace the Nigeria Safety Administration Plan frequently.
  • Work with HSS Supervisor to develop, consolidate and implement working procedures and contingency plans;
  • Consider, overview and replace the hibernation and evacuation plans for all NRC places of work and residences in Nigeria and be sure that the sensible preparations are in place and recognized to all employees concerned; Conduct threat assessments of places of work and residences. Comply with up on actions to be taken to make sure compliance with security and safety requirements.
  • Undertake continuous assessments of kit, and the protocols by which that gear is used, to make sure that minimal situations for safety are being met.
  • Present and implement absolute best options to be used of kit to facilitate communication between employees, together with right here proposing protected various technique of communication and gear
  • Constructing Acceptance to empower and increase humanitarian programming.
  • Develop ongoing relationships with native authorities as wanted and different energy brokers inside.
  • Work to encourage stakeholders to work with the NRC in making certain that employees and applications are protected and allowed to proceed humanitarian actions in Nigeria.
  • Present safety enter and recommendation in assessments to think about new NRC applications in new geographic areas.
  • In coordination with HSS Supervisor, liaise with related safety actors e.g., INSO, NGO Safety Focal Factors, different NGO safety coordinators, area UNDSS contacts, area people stakeholders, Governors, and many others.
  • Compile and submit weekly safety reporting that tracks incidents and traits throughout the NRC space of operation. Submit weekly contextual updates as wanted to the Nation Director (CD) and Regional Safety Advisor (RSA).
  • Work intently with NRC groups in Discipline Workplaces in Nigeria to make sure all incidents and accidents are adopted up with an official written report, which is then shared with related stakeholders and filed appropriately. Coordinate often with the HSS Supervisor on security and safety, and fulfill reporting necessities to the area.
  • Present a improvement plan with a exact capability constructing technique to the Security and Safety crew.
  • Present common coaching for NRC employees on safety preparedness, prevention, and response. Coaching(s) could embody: HEIST, Customary Operational Procedures (SOPs); Contingency Plans (CPs);
  • Working with the HR point of interest on reviewing, updating the NRC Safety Info bundle for brand new hires and guests.
  • Keep open {and professional} relations with crew members, selling a powerful crew spirit and offering oversight and steerage to allow employees to efficiently carry out of their positions together with employees improvement plans.
  • Lead with dedication, integrity, and accountability


  • College or superior diploma
  • Minimal three years of expertise from working in a senior safety position in a humanitarian / restoration context
  • Earlier expertise from working in complicated and unstable contexts
  • Documented outcomes associated to the place’s tasks
  • Data about personal management abilities/profile
  • Fluency in English, each written and verbal
  • Legitimate driver’s license

Private Qualities:

  • Planning and delivering outcomes
  • Empowering and constructing belief
  • Managing assets to optimize outcomes
  • Managing efficiency and improvement
  • Analyzing
  • Dealing with insecure setting
  • A superb sense of humour is an asset
  • All staff of the Norwegian Refugee Council ought to have the ability to adhere to our Code of Conduct and the 4 organizational values: Devoted, modern, inclusive and accountable.

We Can Supply

  • Wage / advantages: In accordance with NRC’s basic instructions – Grade Degree 7 Step 1
  • An permitted well being certificates will probably be requested earlier than the contract begin.

Software Closing Date

13th August, 2020.

Easy methods to Apply

and certified candidates ought to:

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Software Procedures, CV Registration & Discover

  • Please word that you’re required to enter the geographical location for all of your earlier positions whereas registering your CV. There isn’t a particular subject for this data in our CV type, however you should utilize the “Firm title” subject for each firm and site.
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