Compliance Administrator (Asbestos)

Due to the expansion of our Asbestos Section we are currently looking to recruit an experienced Compliance Administrator to provide support to the Technical and Asst Technical Managers and Surveyors.

Salary – £23,309 – £25,542

City Building is a highly successful and evolving business which has a proven track record of strategic delivery within the commercial marketplace. As one of Scotland’s largest construction companies, we provide a range of repairs and maintenance, construction, manufacturing and refurbishment activities across the public, private and third sectors. The company celebrates success and innovation and as well as being recognised as one of the top 90 businesses in Scotland for employment and diversity and with a turnover circa £200 million, our business is in the top 100 construction companies in the UK.

We employ more than 2,200 people and support an estimated additional 2,000 people through our supply chain. The company is currently training 250 apprentices across all construction trades making us the largest employer of apprentices in Scotland. We also operate Royal Strathclyde Blindcraft Industries (RSBi), one of the largest supported manufacturing businesses in Europe.   RSBi employs 261 people, more than 50% of whom have a disability including HM Forces veterans.

You will have specific responsibility for the administration of the team including answering telephone calls, booking in surveyor requests, processing sample results and compiling asbestos survey reports.  This will involve using CAD or Visio drawing software and processing large amounts of sample/ survey data.

You will ensure that all works are done in compliance with HSE Guidance Asbestos: The Survey Guide – HSG264.

You must have a strong technical background with significant demonstrable experience working within this role within the asbestos industry and be aware of the requirements and obligations of ISO 17020 and the UKAS accreditation process.

You will be an experienced administrator within the Asbestos sector, be highly organised, have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and have a good telephone manner. You will be highly focused with a strong attention to detail.  You will have excellent IT skills especially MS Word and Excel and experience with CAD or Visio or other drawing software.  Experience with Asbestos Survey software is desirable.

You will be keen and enthusiastic, with a flexible approach to work and must have good organisational skills.

Working hours are 37 per week to be worked flexibly to suit the needs of the business.  We offer excellent terms and conditions of employment.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience for this post then please apply by forwarding your CV and covering letter to our HR Section at or by post to 350 Darnick Street, Glasgow G21 4BA no later than Friday 14 December 2018.