Utilities Assessor - GIRS

£50,000 yearly
  • Lloyds Register
  • Birmingham, UK
  • Dec 14, 2021
Full time Facilities

Job Description

Job ID:34572
Location:Birmingham : 1 Trinity Park : Bi  
Position Category:Assessors
Position Type:Employee Regular

Benefits: Generous pension, Private Healthcare, Lease car or Cash Payment, Colleague Incentive Plan, Dental Care Package.

To undertake assessments against one or more of the Utility business sector schemes and those that are managed by other LR businesses, including but not limited to:-

Gas Industry Registration Scheme (GIRS), Water Industry Registration Scheme (WIRS), National Electricity Registration Scheme (NERS) Northern Power Grid Site Audits, Cadent site assessments, Building Information Modelling (BIM), Build Offsite Property Assurance Scheme (BOPAS), Asset Management standards ISO55001 and PAS55, PAS128 Underground Utility Detection, Drinking Water Inspectorate scheme. 

You Will:

To perform complex on site assessments within agreed broad parameters that include budget constraints and contractual requirements

To produce the report of the assessment within the agreed broad parameters in an appropriate format and take responsibility to review and monitor other employee’s work as requested

To discuss/ present the outcome of the assessment with the external client at a senior level and be able to suggest alternative solutions where appropriate

Undertake routine administration as required in line with current processes and procedures

To assess/ recommend the time/value of the work to be undertaken for an external client within an agreed fee/cost structure and within the commercial aspects of the contract and issue quotations where appropriate

To pursue CPD and maintain a high degree of discipline knowledge and awareness.

Conduct activities in line with internal procedures, accreditation schemes, legislation and industry standards

To develop technically other employees, as appropriate, to achieve effective knowledge transfer and application

To contribute to internal/external client management as appropriate by acting as point of contact to effectively manage client and LR relationships

To make recommendations based on external client feedback to assist in service delivery improvement and to help build the business

To undertake project management where applicable including monitoring project progress and spend against budget and contract requirements

You will have:

Should possess an appropriate qualification in the relevant utility sector to a minimum HNC level

Should be a qualified member to at least Incorporated Engineer Status of a recognised institute (e.g. IET, IGEM)

Shall possess sufficient appropriate working experience in a relevant industry to demonstrate comprehensive understanding of the specialist requirements, knowledge and application

Likely to have 20 years + relevant working experience

Will undertake Lead Auditor training

Ability to interact with all levels of staff within client organisations from Directors to site staff

Support Utilities Sector Manager and Business Development Manager in the development of new schemes and enhancement of existing schemes and provision of advice to the service delivery team

Knowledge and experience to be able to undertake both office and site assessments on new connections across a range of voltage and pressure tiers 

To discuss the role please Karl Miller karl.miller@lr.org       

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