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Sat July 20 2019

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Lifting Supervisor

Job Description

The Company and the Role:
The Company is a global temporary facility builder, and integrated FM and Logistics provider. They operate in a number of environments but within the UK their work tends to focus on providing support services to large engineering and construction projects.
The company has recently won a contract to build a number of temporary buildings, including Offices, Canteens, Welfare facilities, Medical room, Warehouses and a Training facility, in support of a major construction and engineering project in the Waterside area of Southampton.
It is now urgently seeking applications for the position of Lifting Supervisor.
Opportunities exist with the company on the project which is likely to start around mid – July until November 2019. There is a strong possibility that the role could be extended to March 2020.
Key Features of the Role:
Utilise your skills as a Lifting Supervisor to co-ordinate and supervise all lifting activities in accordance with the Lifting Plan.
Brief all lifting team members (i.e., crane operators, riggers and signalmen) on the Lifting Plan, risk control measure and safe lifting procedure before the commencement of any lifting operation.
Ensure that only registered Crane Operators, Appointed Riggers and Appointed Signalmen participate in any lifting operation involving the use of mobile and tower cranes.
Call on your experience as a Lifting Supervisor to ensure that the ground conditions are safe for any lifting operation to be performed by mobile cranes.
Present during all lifting operations and if unsafe conditions are reported take suitable measures to rectify the conditions so that the lifting operation can be conducted safely.
Review safety task assessment cards from personnel and provide pre safety task assignment.
Provide safe work observations (SWO) and ensure that employees are fully trained in the required PPE for assigned tasks.
Ensure compliance with Personal Fall Arrest System (PFAS) and generate and ensure compliance for Confined space entry, Excavations, Motorized heavy equipment, Energy Isolation, Hot works, On, near or over water.
Follow hazard elimination program (HELP).
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Be an accomplished Lifting Supervisor ideally with experience in a petrochemical construction environment and hold relevant certification to undertake mechanical work.
You must hold a CPCS A61 Appointed Persons Certificate.
You should be able to demonstrative safety leadership and excellent team-building and motivational skills.
Ideally you will have a valid CCNSG passport or relevant document and be able to follow safety rules as assigned by the Company.
Proficient in MS Office Word, Excel.
What’s on Offer?
£36-40K pro rata on a temporary worker basis.
No Holidays are offered or expected to be taken during the 3-4 month period from mid -July to November unless fully authorised by the Senior Manager on site.
Applicants Please Note:
Do not apply for this vacancy unless you are an experienced Lifting Supervisor and are able to commit to working for a 3-4 month from mid- July to November without taking any holiday.
For UK based roles, in line with the requirements of the UK Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to making an application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.
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