We are looking to recruit an experienced Technical Compliance Officer to join our Health and Safety Team to provide professional and efficient health and safety support services to the council and schools across West Berkshire.
The job covers a wide range of health and safety compliance issues with the main elements likely to be asbestos management, fire safety and legionella management and the development and delivery of training to for council and schools staff. The position may suit someone with experience of asbestos surveying, fire risk assessments or legionella risk assessments.
You will be expected to spend much of your time on site in council buildings and schools and you will have autonomy to manage your own workload to meet deadlines and deliver the service in an effective and efficient manner.
You will also need to work effectively with colleagues in other service areas and will need to have strong customer care skills and the ability to work with Property Services colleagues and Head Teachers and schools staff to help them provide and maintain a safe environment for staff and pupils.
We are ideally looking to offer the successful candidate the full number of hours advertised above. We may however consider offering less hours than advertised providing they meet the requirements of the role and service which will be determined by the recruiting manager.
West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 28 days per annum rising to a maximum of 33 days.
For an informal discussion please contact Mike Lindenburn (Health and Safety Manager) 07901 114627.