Air quality test tube collector


We are MP Smarter Travel, a London-based sustainability consultancy. We are looking for an enthusiastic and organised cyclist to install and collect air quality monitoring test tubes near schools in Newham.

There are 96 schools in the borough, and the project will run from July 2019 to March 2020 with a possibility to extend. This is a part time, flexible hours position in which you can set your own schedule. We expect that the work will take between 25 and 40 hours per month over 9 months.

This job is ideal for students, parents raising young children, semi-retired people, or those looking for flexible work.

Role and responsibilities:

* Receive deliveries of nitrogen dioxide test tubes and store in your refrigerator
* Organise route and travel to schools by bicycle
* Install nitrogen dioxide test tubes at 96 schools every month and collect existing tubes
* Track and label all tubes
* Post tubes to lab for analysis
* Liaise with project manager to update on progress

Tubes will be installed outside of school property, on lamp columns and other surfaces near school grounds. It is possible that some schools will have tubes installed on school grounds. In these cases, you will need to report to reception.

Key skills and experience:

* Strong organisations skills
* Ability to understand and follow detailed instructions
* Ability to cycle
* Live in or near Newham
* DBS (criminal background check). You may apply for this upon acceptance of job offer.

To apply

* Send a bespoke CV
* Include brief cover letter addressed to Arun Khagram, Head of Consulting at MP Smarter Travel. Please include the number of hours you have available per month.


Air quality, cycling, schools, Newham

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