Asbestos Surveyor – Plymouth

REC Asbestos are industry leading specialists and one of the few asbestos consultancies to individually own and operate UKAS accredited testing laboratories. REC are UKAS accredited to ISO17020 (inspection) and ISO17025 (testing).

The Role

To undertake asbestos surveys in line with REC IMS and HSG264 and all related commercial objectives and practices.

Your Duties

  • Responsible for the undertaking Management, Refurbishment, Demolition and Re-inspection Surveys of Domestic, Commercial and Industrial properties
  • Compiling and quality assessing reports
  • Ensure the delivery of reports to clients on time
  • Ensure unbiased and accurate information is given to clients to assist them in effectively managing their Asbestos
  • Ensuring personal air monitoring is undertaken at least once per month
  • Ensure all equipment used is within calibration, making sure all equipment is given to DQM for calibration prior to expiry.
  • Undertaking re-surveys and quality assurance works as required
  • Maintain impartiality, integrity and independence throughout
  • Effectively communicating with Line/Operations Manager and clients (where appropriate)
  • Attend target and review meetings as required
  • To act as spokesperson for REC, communicating effectively between the other members to the Asbestos Team and Operations Managers
  • Assessment of work performed in terms of risk management and to ensure working practices and operations are safe and in line at all times with the Asbestos Quality Manual and REC IMS
  • Ensure that all the necessary quality records are completed and made available for regular internal review by a member of the Quality or Management team. This includes all contract review documents, equipment registers and job files
  • Develop and nurture client relationships, handling of enquiries and assist with the production of tenders

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • BOHS P402 and some relevant experience
  • High level interpersonal skills

Working Hours

Monday to Friday 9am – 6pm with the requirement for flexibility dependent upon business requirement

Company Benefits

We offer a range of learning and development opportunities depending on the role, with all employees having access to a range of internally delivered training modules as standard. In our science based roles we offer structured career progression, more details of which can be discussed during the recruitment process.  In addition to a competitive salary, we offer as a minimum: Pension scheme, Healthcare Cash Plan, Retail Discount scheme, Cycle to Work scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Discounted Gym membership rates and local Reward & Recognition schemes.

Asbestos Analyst / Surveyor – Braintree, Essex

REC Asbestos are industry leading specialists and one of the few asbestos consultancies to individually own and operate UKAS accredited testing laboratories. REC are UKAS accredited to ISO17020 (inspection) and ISO17025 (testing).

The Role

To undertake four-stage clearances, personal, background, reassurance, perimeter, leak and static air monitoring and the delivery of reports to clients on time in line with REC IMS and HSG264 and all related commercial objectives and practices.

Your Duties:

  • Produce and Compile air quality assessing reports, ensuring they are delivered promptly to the client.
  • Undertaking personal air monitoring on a minimum of 10.
  • Responsible for the undertaking of the various types of air monitoring.
  • Ensure all associated paperwork is completed, checked and given to the associated office in a timely manner
  • Maintain impartiality, integrity and independence throughout
  • Effectively communicating with Line/Operations Manager
  • Communicating with clients (where appropriate)
  • Attend target and review meetings as required
  • To act as spokesperson for REC, communicating effectively between the other members to the Asbestos Team and Operations Managers
  • Assessment of work performed in terms of risk management and to ensure working practices and operations are safe and in line at all times with the Asbestos Quality Manual and REC IMS
  • Ensure that all the necessary quality records are completed and made available for regular internal review by a member of the Quality or Management team. This includes all contract review documents, equipment registers and job files.
  • Develop and nurture client relationships, handling of enquiries and assist with the production of tenders
  • Proactively promoting all areas of the REC business to our existing and future client base including identifying cross selling opportunities for the wider business.

Qualifications/Role Requirements:

  • BOHS P403 and P404 and meet the minimum experience requirements for the testing being conducted and undergo a satisfactory authorisation audit.
  • High level interpersonal skills.
  • Full clean driving licence.
  • IT Literate.

Working Hours

Monday to Friday 9am – 6pm with the requirement for flexibility dependent upon business requirement.

Company Benefits

We offer a range of learning and development opportunities depending on the role, with all employees having access to a range of internally delivered training modules as standard. In our science based roles we offer structured career progression, more details of which can be discussed during the recruitment process.  In addition to a competitive salary, we offer as a minimum: Pension scheme, Healthcare Cash Plan, Retail Discount scheme, Cycle to Work scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Discounted Gym membership rates and local Reward & Recognition schemes.

Asbestos Analyst / Surveyor – Manchester

REC Asbestos are industry leading specialists and one of the few asbestos consultancies to individually own and operate UKAS accredited testing laboratories. REC are UKAS accredited to ISO17020 (inspection) and ISO17025 (testing).

The Role

To undertake four-stage clearances, personal, background, reassurance, perimeter, leak and static air monitoring and the delivery of reports to clients on time in line with REC IMS and HSG264 and all related commercial objectives and practices.

Your Duties:

  • Produce and Compile air quality assessing reports, ensuring they are delivered promptly to the client.
  • Undertaking personal air monitoring on a minimum of 10.
  • Responsible for the undertaking of the various types of air monitoring.
  • Ensure all associated paperwork is completed, checked and given to the associated office in a timely manner
  • Maintain impartiality, integrity and independence throughout
  • Effectively communicating with Line/Operations Manager
  • Communicating with clients (where appropriate)
  • Attend target and review meetings as required
  • To act as spokesperson for REC, communicating effectively between the other members to the Asbestos Team and Operations Managers
  • Assessment of work performed in terms of risk management and to ensure working practices and operations are safe and in line at all times with the Asbestos Quality Manual and REC IMS
  • Ensure that all the necessary quality records are completed and made available for regular internal review by a member of the Quality or Management team. This includes all contract review documents, equipment registers and job files.
  • Develop and nurture client relationships, handling of enquiries and assist with the production of tenders
  • Proactively promoting all areas of the REC business to our existing and future client base including identifying cross selling opportunities for the wider business.

Qualifications/Role Requirements:

  • BOHS P403 and P404 and meet the minimum experience requirements for the testing being conducted and undergo a satisfactory authorisation audit.
  • High level interpersonal skills.
  • Full clean driving licence.
  • IT Literate.

Working Hours

Monday to Friday 9am – 6pm with the requirement for flexibility dependent upon business requirement.

Company Benefits

We offer a range of learning and development opportunities depending on the role, with all employees having access to a range of internally delivered training modules as standard. In our science based roles we offer structured career progression, more details of which can be discussed during the recruitment process.  In addition to a competitive salary, we offer as a minimum: Pension scheme, Healthcare Cash Plan, Retail Discount scheme, Cycle to Work scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Discounted Gym membership rates and local Reward & Recognition schemes.

TRAINEE ASBESTOS ANALYSTS – MANCHESTER AND BRAINTREE, ESSEX

The Company

Resource & Environmental Consultants (REC) is a national, multi-disciplinary environmental consultancy with over 20 years’ experience in environmental, regulatory and risk management services. With over 120 staff based throughout the UK, REC provides technical expertise in both the built and natural environment across a variety of sectors – from public sector bodies and housing associations, to major developers and retailers.   REC’s Asbestos consultancy is a significant part of our business with a network of accredited offices and laboratories servicing customers UK-wide through a series of major contracts and frameworks.

The Role

Resource and Environmental Consultants is a national company providing multi-disciplinary Health, Safety and Environmental Services.  At our premises in Media City, Manchester and Braintree, Essex we are currently looking to recruit two Trainee Asbestos Analyst.

During the period of training the candidate will be required to work towards gaining their BOHS P403 and P404 qualifications.

Main Duties to:

  • Liaise on a daily basis with clients, contractors and their representatives as well as members of the public.
  • To learn how to become proficient in air monitoring and fibre counting to the BOHS standards and working within REC’s Quality system and Integrated Management System.
  • To act within the expectations of conduct and attitude of employees in their role as ambassadors of the company.
  • To become knowledgeable in asbestos legislation, guidance and industry best practice including UKAS accreditation and quality management arrangements.
  • To become knowledgeable in relevant legislation including Health and Safety.
  • To comply with the company’s quality management arrangements including participating in the quality assurance arrangements and audit programme.
  • To be proactive to ensure that work is delivered on time by all areas of the business.
  • Other duties as requested by the Operations Manager and Regional Director.
  • To undertake training and revision in order to pass the P403/4 examinations to then become a qualified Asbestos Analyst.

Qualifications/Role Requirements:

  • This position would suit someone with knowledge of the construction trades and building construction.
  • All candidates must possess a full and clean UK drivers license.
  • Knowledge of computer programmes such as Microsoft Office is essential.
  • Knowledge of CAD is desirable.
  • GCSE’s grade ‘C’ and above in Maths, English and Science are desirable.
  • To have a flexible attitude to working hours as the nature of the job will mean unsociable working hours and work at weekends.
  • The desire to maximise your potential through training and experience.

Working Hours

  • Full time.

Company Benefits

We offer a range of learning and development opportunities depending upon the role, with all employees having access to a range of internally delivered training modules as standard.  In our science based roles we offer structured career progression, more details of which can be discussed during the recruitment process.  In addition to a competitive salary, we offer as a minimum: Pension scheme, Healthcare Cash Plan, Retail Discount Scheme, Cycle to Work scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Discounted Gym membership rates and local Reward & Recognition schemes.