Our client is one of the UK's leading independent Health, Safety and Environmental Compliance Companies that is now recruiting for a Senior Legionella Environmental Consultant.
This position requires an enthusiastic, experienced water hygiene consultant with a strong customer focused bias. You will be asked to complete Legionella Risk Assessments and surveys on a range of very complex or bespoke systems and sites, including but not limited to:
Evaporative cooling systems
Process waters e.g. air scrubbing systems
Air handling units
Hot and cold water systems
You should also be able to produce system schematic drawings of the systems you survey. Returning and completing reports (using MS office based packages) to agreed timescales is essential.
You should be able to act as the 'lead risk assessor' on a large or complex site such as a power station, petrochemical, pharmaceutical or food processing plants, as well as a hospital, university or local authority and you should have a good working knowledge of BS8580.
Being available to travel throughout the UK given reasonable notice including overnight stays is essential, as is working to agreed standards and deadlines at all times.
Specific Duties Include:
Completing Legionella risk assessments, from the surveying of sites to the production of the risk assessment report
Auditing and monitoring of complex or bespoke water systems for the purpose of producing an audit / monitoring report
Audit and interpret complex system monitoring and maintenance data including water treatment data and microbiological sampling results
Sampling of water systems in line with current guidelines
Attending client consultative meetings on request, including the presentation of completed risk assessments
Delivering internal and external 'Legionella Awareness' Training
Uploading results using handheld PDA units
Acting as a source of technical knowledge and practical experience; supporting less experienced colleagues and other group employees
Candidates must hold City & Guilds BS004- Legionellosis - Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment of Water Systems 2005 and ideally be a Member of the WMSoc
In return the company offer a competitive salary and benefits package