Lead Officer (Asbestos)
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council’s Urban Design & Building Services team is looking to employ a permanent Lead Asbestos Officer. You will be working alongside a creative, innovative, multi-disciplinary and self-motivated team of professionals (architects, landscape architects, structural engineers, property surveyors, mechanical and electrical engineers and associated co-ordination staff).
You will form part of a specialist team managing and delivering all aspects of asbestos management for a large multi-site organisation. Your role will involve interactive and collaborative working with our in-house teams, other local authorities, private sector consultants and delivery partners.
You will be required to provide a full range of asbestos related services on a variety of existing buildings, including Schools, offices, leisure facilities, community buildings, on behalf of Urban Design & Building Services internal and external clients.
We offer flexible working hours, to help maintain a good work life balance.
The vacancy is open to a suitably qualified and experienced person.
The minimum qualifications that the candidate should hold are the BOHS Proficiency Qualification P402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings and BOHS Proficiency Qualification P405 – Management of Asbestos in Buildings.
The candidate should also have a minimum of 5 years demonstrable experience relevant to the management of asbestos in non-domestic premises, inclusive of public sector property.
Subject to a training needs analysis, further technical and practical training will be available where relevant to the role.
For an informal chat, please contact either Andrew Mortimer, Senior Lead Engineer (Asbestos) on 07791 700 148 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Dave Webb, Principal Lead Building Services Engineer on 0121 569 4612 or 07812 657958 or email: email@example.com
37 hours per week
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