Legionella Risk assessor

Reading , Berkshire
£26000 - £28000/annum
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Job Title: Legionella Risk Assessor Team Leader

Reporting To: Senior Legionella Risk Assessor Team Leader

Location: Working on various sites, may be required to travel around UK


· Education – GCSE (or equivalent)

· Technical knowledge of the Water Hygiene Industry

· Health & Safety knowledge

· Approved Legionella Risk Assessor Qualification as detailed in HR57 or willing to undertake qualification


· Good people skills

· Driving licence required

· Ability to communicate with customers effectively and in the correct manner

· Effective communication when dealing with the organisation of risk assessors

· Attention to detail

· Able to conduct competency checks


· Previous experience of the Water Hygiene Industry essential

· Experience of conducting Legionella Risk Assessments

· Carrying out competency checks

Main Duties:

· Execute on-site work

· Enforce Health & Safety practise on-site

· Problem solving /Diagnosing faults within Plumbing Systems

· Execute work in conjunction with IT Systems[

· The Risk Assessment of hot and cold water systems within various types of buildings (including Spas and Cooling towers if competent to do so)

· Carry out Risk Assessments to UKAS 17020 standards, ACoP L8, BS 8580 and IMS74.

· Assist with maintenance work where no conflict of interest arises.

· Correspond with Schematic Coordinator, Formatter and Quality Assurance Officer to ensure Risk Assessments are accurate and of high quality.

· Day to day communication with Risk Assessors delivering technical advice and support

· Overseeing the scheduling of Risk Assessment work in the Reading area

· Overseeing day to day operations of Reading area Risk Assessors

· Completing UKAS training and competency check tasks for Risk Assessors primarily in Reading area

· Supervising of project works

· Assisting in execution of corrective actions arising as a result of re-inspections and internal & external audits