About the role
Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Site Manager - Purge and Relight to join our Gas business unit to work in Manchester.
A key member of the Operations team with responsibility for Safety, Quality, Cost Control and Client satisfaction relating to the Purge & Relight section.
What you'll be doing
As a Site Manager - Purge and Relight , you will be responsible for the following:-
Personal safety, safety of other personnel under your authority and members of the public;
Reporting all accidents, dangerous, occurrences and near miss incidents on the company statutory forms;
Maintaining good relationships and set a personal example when visiting locations, client’s councils and public;
Ensuring staff have ID cards, Gas safe cards, EUSR cards and other statutory documentation required to carry out their role;
Carrying out Risk and COSHH Assessments, Method Statements, Safety and Quality inspections;
Advising on the Company Safety policy and Quality / Environment & Security procedures;
Set an example demanding high standards of Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental awareness;
Ensuring all persons wear the correct personal protective equipment as required for the task;
Ensuring that only licensed authorised personnel drive/operates plant, vehicles and equipment;
Guaranteeing that company vehicles, plant and equipment are clean, calibrated and safe to use;
Ensuring persons under your authority are made aware of their responsibilities;
Ensuring you are aware of any person who is on medication, which could affect their work;
Removing any employee who is found to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol, in line with company procedures;
Working closely with the Operations Manager Purge & Relight to review operational shift arrangements and update as required;
Supporting Purge & Relight engineers with technical advice and problem resolution;
Working in conjunction with the Customer Service Team to resolve complaints relating to P&R activities;
Surveying activities for internal pipe work alter positions;
Regular communication with Housing Associations and flats management groups;
General tasks as required and directed in support of the Operations Manager Purge & Relight.
Who we're looking for
The following qualifications/experience are essential:-
Supervisory experience in the utilities industry;
Valid CCN1 & MET 1 qualification (supervisor);
Valid U.K Clean Driving Licence;
Working towards or willing to work towards Technical Engineer level of IGEM;
IOSH/CDM/ Risk Assessment trained or equivalent;
Experience in Gas utilisation;
Experience with internal gas related activates;
STC, Environmental Awareness.
Why work for us
Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.
Balfour Beatty’s Gas & Water teams work in the UK and internationally, providing expertise and experience to support a stable and safe supply of these vital services.
Working on long-term, large-scale contracts, we build close, collaborative relationships with our clients. Our teams bring technical knowledge and in-depth industry experience to projects, provide exceptional customer service and introduce innovative approaches to minimise disruption to local residents, businesses and the environment.
Our water operations cover the whole lifecycle of networks, including clean and waste water mains, metering, treatment facilities and other essential infrastructure. Working closely with the supply chain, we employ industry-leading approaches like BIM and offsite construction to bring cost and time efficiencies to projects.
In the gas sector, we work to expand and renew underground mains, often in busy and high-impact residential and commercial areas. We work closely with clients to manage and plan work intelligently in these areas, minimising the impact this essential work has on local communities.
We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.
Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and a member of Stonewall's Diversity Champions programme. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the workingmums.co.uk Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.
Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.
Job Reference: UK14352