Asbestos Manager

MMP Consultancy
London (South)
From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
MMP Consultancy are currently working alongside a Social Housing Provider within London who are seeking an Asbestos Manager. You will be managing a team of between 2 to 3 Asbestos Surveyors carrying out asbestos surveys for the self-delivery of compliance and also compliance generated surveys and re-inspections. In the role you will be responsible for: •Ensuring our client is meeting its health and safety requirements in areas of property management, with regards to the Management of Asbestos. •Advise on best practice, legislative changes and provide an audit service for all activities involving asbestos throughout the various departments of the housing and support services directorate. •Set up procedures for site based staff that may encounter asbestos including handymen, caretakers and other operatives. •Maintain an asbestos register and implement robust procedures for the surveying, testing and removal of asbestos. •Ensure the data held on our property portfolio meets our duty to manage requirements with regards to asbestos surveys, re-inspections and remedial works. •Organise and provide training for managers and staff in the management of asbestos. •Ensure our clients asbestos policies and procedures are up to date and reviewed annually •Maintain appropriate records and ensure flow of relevant information and understanding regarding health, safety and information issues. •Regularly audit asbestos surveys, data input, and the information systems used by our client to ensure compliance and advise on improvements required. •Approve proposals for dealing with Asbestos and carry out regular checks and audits of contractor’s performance to ensure correct procedures are being followed and ensure any corrective actions are delivered. •Investigate incidents regarding asbestos and take a lead role in organising remedial actions. •Gather relevant information and prepare clear, concise reports and recommendations. •Compile regular statistical reports and analysis based on assessments, reports and relevant data. You must be qualified with BOHS P402 Surveys & Bulk Sampling and BOHS P405 Managing Asbestos in Buildings. This job was originally posted as