We are looking to add an experienced P401 Qualified Asbestos Laboratory Analyst to our current team. The role will initially be based in our Whitburn lab with a view of moving to the Glasgow / Lanarkshire area once lab has been finalised. This is a full-time role but part time flexible work will be considered.
The Asbestos Bulk Analyst will be responsible for analysing and identifying asbestos-containing materials within building materials and producing accurate reports to clients. All analysis and reporting will be carried out to meet the requirements of ISO:17025. The Analyst should be able to work effectively alongside surveyors and clients.
Qualifications / Skills
BOHS P401 qualification in Asbestos Identification or equivalent
Proven record of good score in AIMS
A minimum of 1-year experience working in a UKAS accredited laboratory as a qualified asbestos bulk analysis
Proficient in the use of a microscope for asbestos fiber counting and identification
Good knowledge of HSE asbestos guidance, regulations, and standards
The candidate should be computer literate with Office 365, Microsoft Word and Excel experience
The candidate must possess good attention to detail, communication skills (both written and verbally) with the ability to manage and organise their own workload effectively
Follow health and safety guidance within laboratory
Retake periodic refresher training
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
What We Can Offer You
A negotiable full time annual salary starting from £24,000 + based on industry experience and qualifications. This is subject to yearly review.
Flexible working hours available (part time/full time will be pro rata pay)
28 days holiday with additional Bank Holidays as per Scottish Government Website.
Opportunity to cross train within other business steams - full training given
Post now filled
This is a hybrid role and can involve working from home, office and sometimes may involve site work.
The role will involve supporting asbestos consultants with administrative tasks including:
Data entry on multiple asbestos database / surveying software
Booking in jobs from telephone / email / web enquiries
Booking in / scheduling work on shared calendar
Provide ad hoc support around office as needed
Initially the role will be zero hours and will be flexible, working from home with some in office based tasks required for example, training, printing, booking in asbestos samples etc.