Working at Heights Site Supervisor - UK Wide Travel

2019-10-16 10:21:412019-12-14Austin Banks
Job TypePermanent Full Time
AreaSouth Yorkshire, UKEast Yorkshire, UKWest Yorkshire, UKNorth Yorkshire, UK
SectorEngineeringTransport, Logistics
SalaryDependant on experience
Start Date
Job Ref500692
Job Views134
Working at Heights Site Supervisor - UK Wide Travel
Full Time
£ Dependant on experience
Our client are market leaders in the design, supply, installation and maintenance of bespoke fall protection and access systems, with a network of offices spanning Northern Europe.
Due to continued growththey are currently looking for a Safety at Height site supervisor to join their existing team of installers.
The Role
Working as part of a 2-man (minimum) site based installation team, you will install permanent access equipment, such as; Latchways, fall restraint and arrest systems, access ladders, gantries and platforms, fixed and freestanding handrail systems, aluminium & mild steel walkway systems and suspended access equipment, including abseil anchors and rail.
The role will require traveling to and from destinations all over the UK with regular overnight stays required.
To fulfil this role, you will need to have construction site experience in one or more of the following areas architectural metalwork, roofing, steel erection or M&E, however, experience of site supervision of other trades within the construction industry will also be considered.
Full training will be available.
  • You will manage a trained safety at height operative, and work together to follow site specific job requirements to install equipment safety, efficiently and correctly.
  • Majority of works will be undertaken at height with the safe working approach the responsibility of the supervisor.
  • To manage materials & equipment required on site and ensure that there is enough to complete the job. This may include accepting deliveries on site, advising the contracts manager if any additional stock is required, managing hire equipment on site and returning stock to head office.
  • All works will require a good ability to work on your own initiative to overcome problems encountered and establish and follow efficient working practices on site.
  • Communicate clearly and respectfully with site management/ the client to ensure works are completed as and when required.
  • To form and maintain a good working relationship with colleagues.
  • Completion of site job information packs and team’s timesheets.
  • Reading drawings to set out undertake works in accordance with approved site drawings.
About You
  • Over 3 Years’ experience within the industry (Fall Protection, Construction, M&E, Roofing, Steelwork, etc.) and/or experience in site supervision.
  • Physically fit & confident at Working at Heights
  • Full clean driving license & comfortable driving range of vehicles up to 3.5T gross vehicle weight.
  • CSCS
  • Ability to communicate (verbal and written) at all levels
  • Attention to detail and high standard of finishing.
  • Punctual & good time management skills
  • Literate & numerate
  • Self-motivated individual, able to work on own initiative
  • Flexibility to carry out the necessary duties to complete the task efficiently and in a timely manner
Preferred but not essential:
  • IPAF
  • Harness & Lanyard Trained
  • Working at height experience
  • Manual handling
  • Competence with range of power and hand tools.
The successful candidate will have the potential to develop their skill base to allow them to grow within the business.
Competitive salary, 28 days annual leave including bank holidays, incentives in place for performance, unsociable hours and overtime.
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