We have a new opportunity for a Fire Risk and Compliance Surveyor to join us...
We have an exciting opportunity for a Fire Risk and Compliance Surveyor to join our Compliance Team based at Ashington.
As an Ambassador of Bernicia and to be successful in your role as a fire risk and compliance surveyor, you will ensure we follow legal standards, regulatory requirements and in-house policies relating to Fire Safety and Asbestos Management. You will also be asked to contribute to the compliance management of gas, electrical, lift safety and water hygiene.
We expect you to take responsibility for your own personal and professional development, ensuring you stay up to date on all fire risk and asbestos duty to manage training. With that, you will provide technical support and advice to Bernicia, colleagues and customers, keeping up to date with changes in relevant policy and legislation to ensure delivery is effective and compliant. You will work with fire services and managers to develop, amend, and implement fire safety plans.
You will be responsible for identifying fire hazards and risks, recording and reporting your findings and advising on fire safety. You will ensure full and accurate records are maintained, demonstrating compliance with legislation, guidance, and policy. You will work closely with housing services to ensure customers understand fire safety and take action to remove fire risk, carry out minor fire-related remedial works, advising on appropriate controls to reach and maintain compliance.
You will support and advise on improvement plans for areas of non-compliance, support the production and review of aligned compliance policies, procedures, and processes, and provide validated performance information and assurance to the Compliance Manager. You will support internal and external audits, ensuring actions are complete within timescales and findings are communicated with teams.
As a fire risk and compliance surveyor, you will be required to:
Desirable but not essential experience or qualifications include:
If you fancy a challenge and want to get stuck in, and be part of a professional, customer focused team, then we want to hear from you.
Please contact Amber Welsh on 07970098023 if you want to find out more.
Internal applicants can apply here:
The closing date for submission is 5pm on Friday 29th October 2021