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Trainee Technician (Occupational hygiene)
Milton Keynes


RPS Occupational Hygiene division identify, assess and control risks to workers' health from hazards present at their workplace. Occupational Hygiene issues commonly arise at large manufacturing sites and processing facilities where complex mechanical processes are in operation.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Trainee Technician (Occupational hygiene) looking to build a rewarding career in an industry renowned and growing team. This role will see you working on a full-time basis, connected with our Milton Keynes office whilst completing travel.

Main responsibilities:
• Technical activities shall include:
o workplace monitoring in line with formal written procedures
o process and operative observations
o perform risk assessment
• Attending sites:
o throughout the UK in a variety of industries
o to conduct tests and assessments on behalf of the company once trained
• Providing
o data and samples for analysis
o written reports for our clients detailing results of monitoring and practices observed
o advice and recommendations
o progress reports to the office / line manager in line with company procedures.

Skills, experience and qualifications required:
• Hold a full valid UK driving license
• A science related degree or equivalent is preferred
• Prior experience of or willing to learn the production of detailed technical reports, ready for client submission
• Proficient user of the complete Microsoft office suite
• Strong interpersonal, numerical interpretation and organisational skills
• Excellent communication skills both face to face and over the telephone

What we offer you
We will provide you with a flexible, friendly and creative environment to develop your skills and challenge yourself. We support our people to innovate, collaborate and build meaningful careers. Our network of people and knowledge will expand your horizons and give you access to a variety of interesting projects.

The opportunity to be fully supported with in-house and external training to assist in their eventual progression to BOHS Certificate of Competence

Our employees are rewarded with competitive salaries, opportunities to invest and many other benefits including: 24 days holiday + bank holidays, Option to purchase up to 5 extra days per year, Company pension scheme, Share Incentive Scheme, Life Assurance, Cycle to Work Scheme, Health Screening, Employee Assistance Programme, Professional Memberships and commitment to on-going CPD.

About RPS Group
RPS is a leading global professional services firm of 5,600 people. We define, design and manage projects that create shared value in a complex, urbanising and resource-scarce world.

Connecting with our global expertise we make it easy for our clients to create winning solutions for their communities and their clients. By being confidently pragmatic we solve problems that matter. We make complex easy.


RPS is an equal opportunity employer.

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