Asbestos Remover, Housing Property Services

Job specification

Location: Swindon


Salary:£23,226 p.a.

Closing date:11/04/2021

Job reference:005067

Swindon Borough Council is currently looking to recruit a full time permanent Asbestos Remover.

The Asbestos removal teams support our housing and corporate property teams in undertaking the removal of hazardous asbestos containing material prior to maintenance and refurbishment works. They support our in house team and Contractors in removal of ACMs form the councils building.

On a day-to-day basis you will be undertaking the removal and encapsulation of asbestos containing materials, as directed by your supervisor or Line Manager. You will be responsible for cleaning and reviewing all protective equipment and decontamination equipment, to ensure it meets the required standards.

You will be working with Asbestos Insulation, Asbestos Coatings and Asbestos Insulation Board under supervision; this requires analytical and judgemental skills.

To be successful in this role, you will need to be able to follow the procedures laid down by Plans of Work, undertake risk assessments and be aware of legislation whilst working with Asbestos.

You must be fluent in the English language (as a requirement of part 7 Of the Immigration act – for the effective performance of a customer facing role).

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Application closing date: 11th April 21