Ester has worked in the fields of quality, environment and safety for over twenty five years at senior management level. During her career so far she has implemented and trained organisations in ISO standards throughout the world. She has been a professional ISO Auditor for over seven years and assessed many different types of organisation. Ester has achieved excellent results in the Cefic Safety & Quality Assessment System (SQAS) for Transport companies and has too developed a comprehensive Business Continuity Management system, including off-site facilities. She has also been instrumental in the relocation of a manufacturing company regarding all safety, environmental and quality aspects.
Areas of specialism
Ester has worked extensively with ISO standards certification organisations, such as Bureau Veritas and SGS, not only to assess companies for compliance but also to train businesses in management system standards to help improve their performance.
Her specialisms include:
- Integrated management systems (e.g. ISO 9001 / ISO 27001 / ISO 14001 / OHSAS 18001 / ISO 45001)
- Experienced e-learning trainer working with certification bodies to develop & deliver ISO 9001, 14001, 45001 and OHSAS 18001. Virtual Classroom courses for international clients such as NOKIA, Fujitsu and John Crane.
- In-house and public course trainer in management system standards for various certification bodies – clients include Transport for London (TfL) and BOSCH.
- Professional ISO Auditor for various certification bodies
- Consultancy work includes risk assessments, assessing client’s compliance to legislative requirements and international standards such as ISO 9001, sector standards such as SQAS and internal standards.
- Project Management & Problem Solving Tools & Techniques
- Business Continuity Management Systems (e.g. ISO 22301)
Ester has worked in a number of industries and sectors including:
- Manufacturing and Engineering
- Information Communication
Qualifications and training
- ISO 9001 lead auditor
- ISO 14001 lead auditor
- ISO 27001 Technical Awareness for lead auditors
- ISO 22301 Technical Awareness for lead auditors
- ISO 18001 Technical Awareness for lead auditors
- Member of both IOSH and IEMA professional safety & environmental organisations