Job Title: Risk Assessor Water Hygiene Engineer x 2

Location: Midlands / North London - Gatwick

Job Start Date: ASAP

Job Salary: £25,000 - £33,000

Outline of Business/Company:
Genex - From water hygiene, quality and treatment, to Legionella assessment and control, to energy and carbon management.

As one of the UK’s leading consultancies for expert water, energy and sustainability solutions, our highly qualified, fully licensed specialists work with a diverse range of sectors including industry, transport, housing, health, education and retail.

We’re here to help you achieve and go beyond compliance, safeguard the wellbeing of your service users, empower your teams, and innovate for a sustainable, net zero future. Efficiently and cost-effectively.

General Description:
The Principle responsibilities and reason for this position is to help GENEX deliver all services in connection with water management and legionella control to ensure that both GENEX and its clients are fully compliant with the current legislative requirements.

Key Responsibilities:
The employee will be responsible for the effective management and implementation of the following water management and energy services:
· To assist in the management of a team of engineers in the of clients water hygiene demands.

· To organise and plan respective site works and plan site attendance for respective engineers

· To provide technical advice and guidance to both team members and GENEX site operatives in relation to current legionella and water hygiene legislation.

· Managing a team of engineers allocating workloads and assisting in technical supervision.

· Providing Health and Safety advice and training to GENEX employees in connection with the provision of the respective services.

· Providing Legionella awareness training to clients in line with GENEX training template.

· Conducting risk assessments in accordance to ACOP L8 / HSG 274 and HTM 04-01 guidelines.

· To obtain/provide quotations / tenders for the small remedial / works.

· Implementing effective control and management regimes for water services.

· Undertaking clean and chlorination works of domestic water services and cooling towers.

· Managing and supervising control of heating and chilled water closed system analysis.

· Producing reports.

· Populating and programming Records For Buildings.

· Visiting corporate accounts and building / maintaining relationships with clients at all levels.

· Specifying and project managing works in relation to legionella and water services remedial works.

· Obtaining quotations and tenders for small and remedial works.

· Maintaining and validating site records for required maintenance activities.

· Complying with the requirements of the Legionella Control Association.

· Co-ordinating and supervising in house and on site contractor site activities with other ongoing site activities.

Key Skills/ Experience:
· Must be computer literate and conversant with major software including, word processing and spreadsheet packages.

· Good interpersonal communication, management and organisational skills.

· A thorough knowledge of current legislation and guidance on the control of legionella bacteria and water quality is also required.

· A thorough knowledge and understanding of current and future environmental legislation

· Have thorough knowledge of HSEs ACOP L8.

· Understand the requirements of the Legionella Control Association Membership.

· Awareness of Health and Safety issues and the need for safe methods of working.

· A full UK driving license is essential to be considered for this position.

· In depth knowledge and successful experience of dealing with corporate accounts and clients.

· Able to exercise initiative and prioritise duties accordingly.

· Able to work to a high standard against agreed timescales with limited supervision.

· Good communication, management and organisational skills.

· Willingness to work away from home during working week.

Desired:
· Previous experience of chemical and biological water sampling, with an understanding of basic water chemistry

· Have experience and knowledge to undertake and manage the operation of evaporative cooling towers

· Experience and knowledge of evaluating water chemistry with cooling towers and closed systems

· Experience and knowledge of carrying out closed systems water analysis and chemical treatment

· Experience of working in a similar environment where reliance is placed upon individuals carrying responsibility for their actions.

· An understanding of the role of support services with experience of working in an environment in support of the main Business Function

· Asbestos Awareness training

· Confined space working training.

· Ability to use CAD format software (eg.Visio) to produce legionella schematics.

· Willingness to work flexible hours.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to meet the requirements of the role.

DBS Check Required:
We will put our candidates through DBS if required