About the role
The main purpose of this role is to ensure compliance through the gathering of data from contractor KPI’s, site visits, certification checking and ensuring contractual compliance (including lifts, electrical, gas, asbestos and water management) whilst ensuring that a holistic approach to maintaining our assets is taken.
The post holder will assist the council to discharge their relevant duties and responsibilities under various Health & Safety Acts, Regulations and all relevant Codes of Safe Working Practice and policies, such as annual gas safety services, legionella testing, electrical testing, records of fire safety inspections.
The successful candidate will have worked within a similar role previously, will have ideas about how to modernise our service, utilising systems where appropriate. You will be a hands-on officer with the ability to demonstrate excellent customer care skills.
You will have excellent IT skills and competent using excel, Word, running reports and the ability to accurately update databases such as Keystone.
Part of this role will be the management of the Asbestos database so an understanding of asbestos and asbestos awareness would be of an advantage.
A full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes is essential.
In return, we can offer a competitive salary, 27 days annual holiday (plus bank holidays) increasing with service, Flexi time, contributory pension, training & progression opportunities, and a modern working environment.
For an informal discussion, please contact Martin Forster: 0118974 3774
Closing date: 11pm Sunday 30th August 2020
Interviews will be held on: Monday 7th September 2020
Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment.
How to Apply
To apply, please follow the link to the online application form. CVs are not accepted.