Drainage company, Jet Aire Services, has appointed James Angus as HSEQ manager to oversee environmental, safety and quality standards at projects across the UK.
James brings broad experience across Health & Safety in the manufacturing, power and process industries over the last 12 years, built upon an operational background in engineering and chemical industries, and water treatment plant operations.
He has also worked with the New Zealand Health & Safety regulator as an inspector, manager and Chief Inspector influencing health and safety performance in construction and manufacturing sectors.
“I’m really looking forward to supporting Jet Aire’s continued HSE best practice and learning more about the business over the coming months.
“Health and Safety is all about the people and our culture, every day on every job, with the overall goal that our teams continue to Work Safe and Go Home Safe.
“I’m passionate about HSE and I am excited to be part of Jet Aire’s continued growth, where our HSE capability and performance will form a huge part of our success.”
Jet Aire Services managing director, Darren Pavan, said:
“We are delighted to welcome James to Jet Aire Services.
“He brings outstanding expertise in the sectors that we serve. Drainage is an industry which demands the highest standards in Health, Safety, Environment and Quality, not only as a duty of care for employees, but also to demonstrate your credentials as a contractor.
“The nature of our work often involves a high level of risk and our ability to manage that risk is fundamental to our ability to secure business.
“James will play a vital role in ensuring that Jet Aire continue to maintain best practice throughout our programme of work in drainage maintenance.”
With offices in Middlesbrough and Leeds, Jet Aire Services provides a range of professional drainage solutions including CCTV surveys, high-pressure water jetting, sewer cleansing and clearance, tankering, waste disposal, CIPP patching and lining, UV lining, infiltration sealing, robotic cutting and root cutting.
Accredited and approved by many of the environmental and drainage industry’s leading bodies, the company also holds both ISO9001 and ISO14001 internationally recognised standards for Quality Management as well as OHSAS 18001 certification for Occupational Health and Safety Management.