Senior Waste Auditor (Healthcare Sector)

Waste Recruit
West Yorkshire
05 Jun 2018
05 Jul 2018
Full Time
Contract Type
We are working with a leading provider of healthcare waste management services to source a Senior Waste Auditor. In this role you will control the company’s waste pre-acceptance audit programme including leading the waste audit team. You will audit healthcare customers waste to ensure that it is segregated in accordance with legal requirements and is suitable for acceptance for treatment and disposal. Role Responsibility: • To supervise the waste audits team members • To organise the waste audits team workload to ensure that audits, audit reviews and follow-up customer correspondence are completed to agreed targets and standards • To supervise the waste audits team relationships with the commercial and sales teams to ensure customer contact relating to audits is frequent and timely • To arrange and monitor the use of approved third party auditors as necessary to meet commercial, operational or compliance requirements • To develop and deliver management reports providing data on the waste pre-acceptance audit programme • To review third party healthcare waste customer pre-acceptance audits in accordance with legal requirements following the company process and report • To undertake healthcare waste customer waste pre-acceptance audits and produce reports in accordance with legal requirements • To undertake audits of customer waste at the company’s facilities in accordance with legal requirement and report to the operational and commercial team on the level of compliance • To provide advice and training to healthcare waste customers in support of waste segregation, packaging and compliance in accordance with environmental regulatory agency guidance • To provide technical advice to commercial team members on customers on healthcare waste issues, including the completion of waste technical assessments when required • To support the administration of the waste pre-acceptance process Candidate Requirements: • Education to a minimum of A-level standard or equivalent preferably in a science or environmental subject • Excellent understanding of healthcare waste management including segregation, packaging and consignment • Good understanding of healthcare waste environmental regulatory guidance • Qualification and experience in auditing, particularly waste auditing • Proficiency with Microsoft office products such as Word and Excel • Good commercial and operational awareness • Good communication and interpersonal skills • Committed to compliance • Ability to work under pressure to tight timescale • Team player Ref: J8206