Ruth Anderson Beck

Ruth Anderson Beck

Profile

As the Buildings and Facilities Officer, I work closely with the Faculty Buildings and Facilities Manager to deliver support to the Faculty of Biological Sciences. I take responsibility for all aspects of the buildings’ maintenance and project work including the coordination of information, systems and processes as required and determined by the Buildings and Facilities Manager.

Working in collaboration with the Technical Services Managers, the Building Facilities Manager and the Estates team, I help to ensure the timely completion of space changes and/or refurbishment work and liaise with colleagues from the academic community across the Faculty as appropriate. Responsible for the coordination of technical colleagues in organising space changes/refurbishments within Faculty research areas.

I am responsible for changes to the telephone system and for the reporting of faults in the system.

I help and advise on the completion of fieldwork risk assessments for all staff and students. I am responsible with Paul Beal for ensuring that the risk assessments are comprehensive and strong to safeguard people when carrying out their field work.

Responsibilities

  • Office and laboratory moves
  • Telephone liaison officer
  • Field work risk assessments

Qualifications

  • BSc, Leeds.