Fire Safety Assurance Manager

Posted 2 months ago by City of Lincoln Council
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £41,148 - £44,088
Sector Fire Safety
Posted 2 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 1 December 2019

The City of Lincoln owns and manages over 7500 homes within the city. Our homes are safe, well managed and maintained. We are looking for a forward thinking manager of our Safety Assurance Team who will not only put assurance at the front of our compliance regime but will also lead the team to rise to the challenges ahead. This is an exciting role to help us transform our approach to fire and health and safety compliance within our housing delivery.

The role is responsible for delivering a new fire, health and safety and asbestos compliance arrangements and for delivering its implementation across the councils housing department. To do this you will work in conjunction with the Corporate Services Health and Safety team and other managers and staff across the council. You need to have a thorough knowledge of fire safety legislation, and be able to develop and implement processes and procedures to ensure compliance. You will need to be an exceptional problem solver and communicator, who can deliver in a public sector setting.

You will be responsible for ensuring that all City of Lincoln homes comply with relevant fire safety and asbestos legislation; coordinating fire risk assessments, providing technical expertise and advice, and leading on and contributing to a range of activities that promote and ensure fire safety awareness and compliance.

You will have previous experience in a Fire Safety role and it is essential that you have experience with fire regulations and are able to read building plans etc. You will be educated to a proficient standard in fire safety or fire safety engineering with a qualification form a recognised fire sector professional body.

Applicants must complete the application through our website which is linked below.