• Passport Co-ordinator

    Job Locations UK-Berkshire-Reading
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(01/08/2018 09:47)
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  • About Costain and your project.

    Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures.


    The eight₂O Alliance is a grouping of industry leaders working in collaboration to design and deliver essential improvements to Thames Water’s ageing infrastructure. The multi - £billion contract will be delivered by the 8-partner Alliance which includes two design and build Joint Ventures. Costain’s JV will be predominantly delivering projects in the Thames Valley and Thames South Regions. There is a mix of Waste Water Infrastructure and Non-Infrastructure, and Water Infrastructure and Non-Infrastructure projects across the framework. 


    The eight2O Orientation & Thames Water Safety Passport System Co-ordinator is responsible to ensure that the Phase 1 and Phase 2 Orientation for eight2O Staff and suppliers, were required, organised and facilitated to meet eight2O programme and client needs.


    This is a maternity cover position for a 6 months fixed term contract, rolling contract thereafter

    What will I be doing?


    • Book the Phase 1 and Phase 2 Orientation facility in consultation with the eight2O Training Manager.
    • Act as the main point of contact for the Phase 1 and Phase 2 Orientation process taking bookings, confirming delegates, send Joining Instructions/details for Alliance and supplier staff
    • Record attendance, collate results and issue the Thames Water Safety Passport to all on successful completion of the Phase 1 Orientation
    • Complete appropriate Drug or Alcohol documentation in accordance with the eight2O Drug & Alcohol Testing Policy for individual Non-negative, Absconders, With Cause testing and Laboratory Results
    • Working with the Thames Water Safety Passport System (TWSPS) Administrator maintain access to the TWSPS Database
    • Produce and continually update plans to adapt to the changes that occur in the work environment
    • Produce training and Drug & Alcohol statistics for the Head of SHEW Monthly Report
    • Maintain all relevant Phase 1 and Phase 2 Orientation documentation

    About you

    • CIPD Certificate in Training Practice or equivalent.
    • Previous experience in a similar role.
    • Experience of working in a construction environment.
    • Excellent Computer literacy

    Key Behaviours & Competencies:

    • Project management, planning and organisational ability with excellent attention to detail
    • Ability to work as part of a team as well as on own, using own initiative whilst keeping within agreed parameters
    • Manages self and organises time and priorities to meet objectives
    • Develops good working relationships; ability to communicate at all levels, obtaining co-operation and buy-in. Effective at managing client and stakeholder relationships
    • Keeps customers informed and manages their expectations
    • Demonstrates concern for efficiency, cost effectiveness and quality
    • Procurement and contract management skills; able to get the best from training suppliers

    Final Statement

    We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.  


    At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.


    We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.




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