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Health & Safety Trainer

  • Location: Chester
  • Salary: £27 - 30 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Mark Warrington
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 829 3964
  • Expiry Date: 20 June 2024
  • Job Ref: 407400MWN

Health & Safety Trainer required for large construction site in Chester

Accountable for overseeing and ensuring the effectiveness of the HSE (Health, Safety, and Environment) protocols on the project site.

Training and Development
Design and implement engaging HSE induction programs and specific training sessions as outlined in the training matrix for all project employees, newcomers, and visitors.
Maintain training records both electronically and as hard copies in the project database, and input them into the company’s software system.
Regularly review and update the project training procedures and the associated training matrix as needed.
Site Inspections and Safety Walkdowns

Conduct internal HSE inspections of ongoing site operations and welfare facilities, and generate daily reports on findings. Halt operations in cases of imminent danger.
Lead or participate in weekly HSE walkdowns and produce relevant reports.
External and Regulatory Training

Coordinate third-party legal trainings, and assess their effectiveness.
Offer guidance and support concerning regulatory requirements, including CDM 2015 regulations.
Incident Management

Assist in investigating and reporting on-site accidents, incidents, and near misses to determine root causes and suggest corrective actions.
Customize training materials to address specific site risks, hazards, and safety protocols.
Subcontractor Coordination

Work with subcontractors to organize and deliver HSE training for their personnel.
Ensure subcontractor employees understand site-specific safety rules and regulations.
Record Keeping and Reporting

Maintain detailed records of all HSE training sessions, including attendance lists and training materials.
Provide regular reports on training completion, performance metrics, and contribute to the monthly project HSE report.
Continuous Improvement and Industry Best Practices

Keep up-to-date with industry best practices, regulations, and emerging trends in construction site safety.
Regularly update training materials to reflect any changes in safety procedures or regulations.
Emergency Response Training

Conduct training on emergency response procedures, including evacuation protocols and first aid, to ensure preparedness in case of incidents.
Promoting a Safety-First Culture

Actively foster a safety-first culture through safety campaigns, bulletins, training posters, toolbox talks, and other initiatives to raise safety awareness among site personnel.
Experience and Qualifications:
Knowledge and Certification

Comprehensive understanding of UK health and safety regulations relevant to construction sites.
NEBOSH/IOSH certification.
Train the Trainer certification.
Skills and Abilities

Excellent communication and presentation skills.
Ability to engage and interact effectively with a diverse workforce.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and other training-related software.
Proficiency in Punjabi or other Indian languages is desirable but not essential.

Please contact Mark Warrington on 0161 8293964 for more information.