Congolese Marine Health and Safety Inspector

Serial No: 11770
Skills keywords: first aid, marine fire safety, risk management
Short Bio:

A specialist in fire safety and prevention with more than five years’ experience gained working in the marine industry. Familiar with the various different classes of fire and ensuring that the appropriate types of extinguisher are available in the required area. Experienced in undertaking risk assessments with an instinct for identifying potential hazards.

Current location:  Western Cape, South Africa - View on map
Nationality: Congolese
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Oil, Gas and Energy, other
Spoken languages: english, french
Location I am interested in working: canada



Fire Watch – Dry Dock 2008-date

Key Achievements

• Successfully implementing a safe working environment resulting in improved fire prevention


• Playing a key role as a member of the Fire Watch responsible for fire prevention and extinguishing fires within the area of work

• Conducting risk assessments and removing all combustible materials from the area prior to the commencement of work

• Identifying any potential hazards, highlighting any conditions which may cause a fire and reporting any incidents of fire

• Ensuring that flammable materials are kept away from any sources of ignition and enforcing a 30 minute cooling period after the completion of hot work

• Additionally responsible for ensuring that any holes in the area are sealed with fireproof materials

• Responding promptly and appropriately to any incidents of fire that may arise, activating the alarm, safely evacuating anybody in the area and utilising available equipment to try to extinguish fires

• Working on a number of different projects for high profile clients including:

o De Beers Marine Debmar Pacific (2013)

o Subsea 7 (2012)

o Trans Ocean (2011)

o De Beers Marine Grand Bank (2010)

o Pride South Pacific (2010)


Professional Marine Fire Fighting (including Breathing Apparatus)

South African Fire & Medical Academy (SAFMA)


 Health & Safety Representative  Risk Management

 Marine Fire Fighting  First Aid

 Counter Balanced Lift Truck / Side Shaft  Modern SHEQ

Languages English and French