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Asbestos Operative – Southampton

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Established in 1979, Shield Environmental Services has become one of the largest national service providers in the environmental service sector. We have grown steadily over the years and have constantly adapted to meet the demands and changing practises of the sectors we work with. However, some things have never changed and we believe that our success is based upon our original core principal of exceptional customer care. We feel honoured to have many long-standing relationships with our clients, many of whom we have been working with for years.

Shield Environmental Services Limited is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity

An opportunity has arisen for an Asbestos Removal Operative to join our Asbestos Branch in Southampton.

Main Duties

  • Follow all safety regulations and instructions regarding work practices (such as, work site preparation, decontamination, and waste disposal)
  • Collect and deliver materials and plant from Stores and Suppliers to site and dispose of waste materials
  • Provide general support to Supervisors to ensure the safe removal of asbestos materials
  • Safely use, as required, hand tools, powered hand tools, small plant and machinery
  • Undertake duties, in line with Contract Manager’s/Supervisors recommendations, instructions, company policy and in accordance with Client requirements
  • Ensure that safe and planned systems of work are adopted and current Codes of Practice and Health and Safety regulations are followed
  • Undertake regular training in line with the Company Health and Safety policy

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Licensed Asbestos Operative Training (CAT C)

Other Qualities & Requirements:

  • Attention to detail
  • Punctual
  • Positive
  • High quality standards
  • Good communicator

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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