Apprentice Health & Safety Officer F P Mccann
To undertake the relevant training to demonstrate competence and a career as a health, safety, environment & quality practitioner. The tasks will involve the learning of the compliance process within health, safety & environmental legislation.
Closing date: 08 Oct 2021
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 37.50
Possible start date
11 Oct 2021
13 Sep 2021
Level 3 (A level)
There will be a range of activities of which will include, the learning of the FP McCann management system and procedures including the maintaining of records. You will be trained in managing of relevant British Standards Health & Safety 45001, Quality Standard 9001 & Environmental 14001(2015). You will learn about the Risk management of the manufacturing process at all of the FP McCann operational depots. Specific training courses will be made available related to all management system standards, including training in the audit process.
REPORTING TO AND WORKING WITH:
You will work within the Safety, Health, Environment & Quality team under the support and supervision of a dedicated mentor.
WHAT YOU WILL DO IN THE SHORT TERM?
- Initially you will spend time learning about the products we manufacture
- Learn about the FP McCann systems that are used within the business
- You will create a CPD with goals that will you aspire to
- You will also attend college on day release to broaden your knowledge and skillset
WHAT YOU WILL DO IN THE LONGER TERM?
- Develop and become a key member of the SHE team
- Become an experienced SHE Officer overseeing your own Precast depot
- Pass you knowledge and skills on to others
- Develop and train health and safety training packages
- Coach and mentor others in behavioural safety
Requirements and prospects
- Minimum of 5 GCSEs, Grades 9-4/A*-C or quivalent inclusive of maths, English and Science. This is a requirement to enable you to undertake the Level 3 Apprenticeship course
- Good communication skills
- Be highly motivated with a desire to succeed
- A willingness to learn
English and maths GCSE’s (at Grade 4 or C) or equivalent preferred but not essential.
There are excellent opportunities for progression within the company, with a strong focus on continued learning and personal development.
Things to consider
This position is between 2 sites a ten minute drive apart but both sites are remote and not on public transport routes therefore access to a vehicle and a full driving licence will be preferable.
The sites are large, with factory and yard areas and there is likely to be a lot of walking involved on a daily basis. It can be dusty and dirty and subject to the elements.
About the employer
FP McCann is the UK’s market leader in the manufacture, supply and delivery of precast concrete solutions. Our comprehensive precast concrete business extends to include: Drainage and Water Management Solutions, Tunnel and Shaft Solutions, Rail Solutions, Power and Infrastructure Solutions, Walling Solutions, Fencing Solutions, Architectural & Structural Building Solutions, Agricultural Solutions, Flooring Solutions and Specialist Precast Solutions.
The geographical spread of our twelve modern precast manufacturing plants gives us an unrivalled ability to serve the construction industry throughout the UK and Ireland.
At FP McCann we are committed to the development of a strong and effective team. Our aim is to achieve this by maximising the potential of each employee by translating corporate plans into complementary programmes for the development of staff at all levels.
We work in an industry where it has been traditionally been difficult to find certain professional roles are difficult to fill, roles such as Civil Engineers, Quantity Surveyors and CAD designers; therefore we believe that hiring apprentices helps our business to grow our own talent by developing a motivated, skilled and qualified workforce.
We believe in the following principles to drive us to success.
- Identifying the business need
- Setting a standard
- Assessing what resources are available
- Making apprenticeships accessible
- Providing appropriate management and support
All our apprentices are paid above the national apprentice wage rates, which not only attracts young talent, but also helps to retain it. But we expect a lot from our apprentices, they are employees whilst they are with us not just students and tea-makers!
F P Mccann
Additional location information
VALKYRIE SUPPORT SERVICES LTD
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Valkyrie Support Services Ltd
Emma Humphreys 01889 566263 firstname.lastname@example.org
Safety, Health and Environment Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard.
Functional Skills Level 2 in English and maths as required (exemptions apply). The successful candidate will also need to complete a diagnostic assessment, which will help us plan the appropriate support required to meet your individual needs.
Safety, health and environment technician
Level 3 (A level)
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