Responsible Person Gas

Fusion People Ltd
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Responsible Person Gas required for a permanent position based in Beith. Ensure the requirements of the Gas Safety Case and JSP375 are complied with in all activities undertaken on the establishments within their area of responsibility.

Technical Responsibilities
*Accept responsibility for the practical implementation and operation of Gas Safety in area of responsibility.
*Ensure as far as reasonably practical that all persons within the establishment(s) observe the requirements of the Gas Safety Case.
*Support the effective and timely delivery of statutory, mandatory and reactive maintenance and Additional Services.
*Provide professional and technical support, and advice, where required to maintenance teams, client and end users.
*Support the Help Desk in responding to requests for professional and technical advice.
*Ensure compliance and adherence with Health and Safety, sustainability and fire procedures.
*Keep and maintain the Gas Safety Management Plan, records and update WorkManager as required.
*Provide support and where directed, manage gas projects providing technical input and producing business cases.
*Maintain training, familiarisation and knowledge across all sites within the Service Delivery Area.
*If appointed within an establishment containing a hazardous area, actively communicate and co-operate with the hazardous area manager.
*Assess the competence of Gas Skilled Persons for appointment and review experience and performance before re-appointment, and at other times as necessary. Ensure skilled persons are aware of any restrictions related to their work. Where necessary, suspend the appointment of Skilled Persons.
*Produce risk Assessments, method statements and where necessary safety programmes and Gas Permits to Work to a high quality.
*Attend and contribute to risk meetings. Review risk registers and follow maintenance and management processes
*Reduce the number of corrective actions (CARs) raised and close existing CARs within agreed timescales.
*Maintain a positive environment in which Skilled Persons and other team members engage and follow in the requirements of the Gas safety Case
*Co-ordinate action with Authorised Persons and Delivery Managers
*Maintain records within personal log book for site attendance and activities undertaken.
*Submit RP certification to GSM for assessment, at required intervals.
*Arrange appropriate training for Skilled Persons.

Training and qualifications:
*HND level qualification in an Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline or equivalent experience
*Technical qualifications & training as required by JSP 375, including:
*Emergency first aid
*Fire safety
*Management level qualification in H&S
and Environment (e.g. SMSTS)

Skills and experience:
*Significant practical experience of Safe Systems of Work including:
*Management of the Operational Delivery of JSP375
*Ability to solve problems and make decisions
*Ability to work on own initiative
*Experience of supervising site operations
*Managing staff in the appropriate disciplines
*Planning, directing and controlling activities
*Management of resources to achieve results
*Agreeing scope and priorities of work

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