Site Controller

Distell - East London, Eastern Cape

Closing date yi 21 ka January 2022

Safety Health Environment Risk & Quality Full-Time Company Facebook Schedule


  • The purpose of this position is to ensure that the East London Depot complies with the Risk Control Policy, OHSACT Regulations and to supervise and control contracted security on site and the completion of all reasonable tasks to ensure the operational efficiency of Distell Ltd.


  • Grade 12 with a sound knowledge of the OSHACT and all Safety and Security legislations
  • Samtrac or equivalent would be advisable
  • 2 – 3 years recent experience in a risk and security department will be a definite advantage
  • The ability to communicate in Xhosa would be a definite advantage
  • A valid, unendorsed drivers license
  • Candidate must reside in East London area

Skills & Competencies

  • Thorough knowledge of fire regulations and training
  • Incident investigation training or knowledge of investigations
  • Knowledge of Disabling Incident Frequency Rates (DIFR)
  • Proven Risk Assessment Skills
  • Good understanding of CCTV operations
  • Basic understanding of insurance claims and the process thereof
  • Strong computer skills (SAP, MS Office suite)
  • Proven leadership abilities
  • The ability to plan, organise and lead
  • A desire to achieve beyond expectations
  • Budgetary Control


  • Co-ordinate the sites Risk / Safety / Health program
  • Co-ordinate & assist with all Capex, abnormal and routine maintenance projects
  • Ensure the protection of Employees & Company property and assets
  • Supervision of Contract security
  • Ensure that proper access control is maintained
  • Co-ordinate Health / Safety incidents
  • Identify and minimize hazardous and potential risk situations
  • Implement and co-ordinate Group Safety standards
  • General Administrative functions
  • Cost center management
  • Offer support towards to Risk Functions of the Mthatha depot.

Additional Information

  • If you are interested and meet all requirements, kindly log onto Distell’s Careers Page in order to register and apply on-line.