Fire and H&S Advisor
Full time, permanent
Salary: £32,005- £40,769 plus London allowances (£3,727 & £1,402) per annum
The MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS) is looking for a Fire Safety Officer to join our team. The LMS is an Institute of the Medical Research Council (part of UKRI), based at the Hammersmith Campus of Imperial College London and enjoys close links to Imperial College, London and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.
The ideal candidate will have experience within the UK research landscape, either in higher education or publicly funded research. It is an exciting time to join LMS as we look to move into our new state of the art building. You will have responsibility for:
- Developing, maintaining and reviewing the implementation of the LMS Fire Safety Policy and fire management arrangements and assessments
- Investigating fire related incidents and preparing reports and recommendations
- Carrying out fire safety audits and inspections
- Act as principal advisor on matters relating to fire safety
- Providing fire safety training courses for fire marshals
- Support the wider general Health and Safety team
Choosing to come to work at the LMS means that you will have access to a whole host of benefits from a defined benefit pension scheme and excellent holiday entitlement to access to employee shopping/travel discounts and salary sacrifice cycle to work scheme!
Equality & Diversity:
The MRC values the diverse skills and experience of its employees and is committed to achieving equality of treatment for all. Our success is dependent upon our ability to embrace diversity and draw on the skills, understanding and experience of all our people.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community irrespective of gender, race, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sexual orientation, disability or age. As "Disability Confident" employers, we guarantee to interview all applicants with disabilities who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.
For more information about the LMS please visit the web site (http://www.lms.mrc.ac.uk/).
For full details of this post and to complete an online application, please click apply and upload your CV (with name of two references) and a cover letter describing motivation and scientific interests. Please quote reference number LMS 1982
Closing date: 27th November 2022
Final appointment will be subject to pre-employment screening.