# Licenced Asbestos Assessor (ID# 31174) _Canberra, Australia_
# Category: _Occupational Hygiene_
# Job Type: _Full Time_
# Minimum Experience: _-_
# Required Education: _-_
# Job Description
WSP and Parsons Brinckerhoff have combined and are now one of the world’s leading engineering professional services consulting firms, bringing together our 34,000 staff, based in more than 500 offices, across 40 countries to provide engineering and multidisciplinary services in a vast array of industry sectors, with a focus on technical excellence and client service.
Our teams across the country focus on provision of quality and diverse services within the field of **Occupational Hygiene** which often predominantly includes asbestos air monitoring, asbestos clearances, asbestos inspections, asbestos consultancy and management services. Additionally, we provide clients with a range of Occupational Hygiene services such as biological sampling, IAQ, dangerous goods, noise and other air contaminants.
As a result of significant growth we are seeking a suitably qualified **Licensed Asbestos Assessor** to join our team. We would like to hear from you if you have between 2 to 4 years’ experience in the field as an asbestos assessor or asbestos consultant and have a current or are very close to obtaining a class A asbestos license.
As the licensed asbestos assessor you will be focusing on:
+ Conducting asbestos monitoring and implementing programmes, including fibre count laboratory work;
+ Provision of clearance reports for friable jobs;
+ Client Liaison;
+ Site surveys (including sampling and management / pre-demolition asbestos building surveys);
+ Provide asbestos reports and recommendation;
+ Provide site supervision in asbestos removal projects as the client asbestos consultant.
**To be considered for this opportunity you must:**
+ Hold a current class A asbestos Assessors license or be eligible for one very shortly;
+ Have + 2 years’ experience as an asbestos surveyor / consultant (Field work);
+ Have Experience in asbestos surveys of various types of structures, asbestos management, maintenance and review etc;
+ Hold a current Australian Driver’s License
+ Have a Good working knowledge of current WHS regulations;
+ Be able to demonstrate skill in report generation;
+ Be available for interstate and international travel as required
+ Have highly developed interpersonal communication skills.
A degree in a Science, Occupational Hygiene and/or Safety Discipline or a related degree is advantageous but not essential
At WSP and Parsons Brinckerhoff, you’ll be part of a supportive organisation that encourages continued development through structured technical/management training, global and local practice networks and wellbeing programs.
If you’re ready to join a leader in the engineering consulting world, then it’s time to apply. To express your interest please apply by clicking on the ‘apply now’ button. Your application will be treated in strict confidence.
**_Large Firm of the Year_** _’ at Consult Australia’s 2013 and 2014 Awards for Excellence_
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff support a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as equal employment opportunities. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people of culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
**Please note we will not be engaging the services of recruitment agencies for this role.**
# Job Requirements
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status