Element Materials Technology

Asbestos Project Manager

Job Locations UK-Somerset-Bridgwater


Element has an opportunity for an Asbestos Project Manager to work within the nuclear sector, based in the Somerset region.


The role will consist of Project Managing a large scale remediation project and carrying out Air Monitoring activities. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Asbestos Surveyor / Analyst to further progress their career by joining the leading Environmental Consultancy provider to the Nuclear industry within the UK.


You will be working as part of a team on nuclear sites within the Somerset Region, relying on your experience and knowledge to service client requests.


Please note that although we are pausing our hiring activity due to Covid 19, we continue to conduct video and phone interviews to be prepared for a quick return to hiring in the near future.





  • Conduct Four Stage Clearance, Air Monitoring / Fibre Counting
  • Carry out asbestos surveys (Demolition, Refurbishment and Management)
  • Project Manage a portfolio of remediation / survey works - reporting progress back to the Site manager on a daily basis
  • Responsible for client interaction / meetings
  • Attend regular departmental meetings and toolbox talks
  • Collate and produce sampling information, reports, site plans and any other documentation relevant to activities undertaken
  • Ensure quality control policies and procedures are adhered to as part of maintenance of authorisation status and UKAS accreditation
  • Participate in quality assurance audit programme
  • Remain up to date with asbestos legislation and industry best practiceMaintain relevant qualification to operate within the asbestos industry
  • Organise and plan workload to ensure client requirements are satisfiedSupport the business by working flexibly from Element offices / client sites as required

Skills / Qualifications

  • As a minimum applicant should possess BOHS P402, P403 & P404 or equivalent (BOHS P401, P405, P407, W504, or CCP Asbestos an advantage)
  • Proven experience working on large complex industrial surveys
  • Proven experience working on large complex asbestos enclosures (both air monitoring support and 4SC works)
  • Proven experience Project Managing complex projects to a set timescale
  • Proven experience of technical review of asbestos reports and air monitoring documentation
  • Significant experience within a UKAS accredited company in Four Stage Clearances and Air Monitoring in a variety of property types
  • Understanding of Health & Safety procedures and legislation in relation to asbestos
  • Knowledge of UKAS practices and procedures
  • Knowledge and awareness of current trends and developments in the asbestos industry
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to meet deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Logical and structured approach with excellent attention to detail
  • Confident approach with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Flexible with a willingness to travel / stay away from home in remote locations as required
  • Full UK driving licence is essential as regular travel will be required

Company Overview

We are Element, one of the fastest growing testing, inspection, certification and calibration businesses in the world.


We deliver critical services in Materials Testing, Product Qualification Testing, Certification, Device Calibration and Advisory Services to the Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Industrials, Fire and Building product, Infrastructure and other leading sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.


Everything we do helps our customers to build better products; get their products to market on time; save them time and money; and minimize the risk associated with product development and production.


Our mission is simple: to be the best testing partner in the world and together we strive towards a common vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner.


We have four values that we strive to live by every single day.

  • Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
  • Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
  • Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
  • Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers

When combined with our mission and vision, the ethos this creates, enables Element to deliver one thing. CERTAINTY.  We exist to help make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect, certify and calibrate for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.


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