Could you lead and deliver a University-wide asbestos advice service? The University of Reading’s H&S Services team needs an experienced professional to support good management of asbestos. You will maintain the University’s Asbestos Management Plan and the Asbestos Register, and provide training and advice to staff. You will also support health and safety on other estates-related topics, including management of contractors, permit-to work, isolations, confined spaces and events on the University estate. This post would suit an asbestos specialist looking to develop their H&S expertise or a general H&S professional with relevant asbestos experience.
Closing date: 04/01/2021
Interview date: 15/01/2021
You will have:
• Relevant experience in asbestos management
• Knowledge of UK H&S legislation
• The ability to clearly communicate with staff across the University
• A genuine commitment to occupational health & safety and to contributing to a team serving a large organisation with a varied set of hazards
Informal contact details
Alternative informal contact details
Health & Safety Services Director
Construction and Estates Health & Safety Advisor
+44 (0)118 378 8889
+44 (0)118 378 2790
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