Fall Protection And Roof Access Systems Installer

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Salary: únegotiable
Location: Glasgow

Fall Protection and Roof Access Systems Installer

Salary negotiable on experience and qualifications

39 Hours per week - Monday to Friday - (Some out of hours and weekend working when required)

Glasgow based  - driving licence essential - use of company van for business purposes

Nationwide site based working from base in Glasgow.

The Job Role: 

The successful candidate should have experience in installing & testing fall protection and roof access equipment but is not essential to this role. You will become a valuable cross-trained team member in all aspects of fall protection systems. The successful candidate will report to the Site Supervisor and will be expected to liaise with our customers and other contractors to successfully perform your duties. As the role requires nationwide travel between sites working usually as a two-person team, flexible working hours will be required when necessary. The successful candidate will be expected to have a positive attitude to working away from home and be used to early starts to attend site inductions.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

·Installation, Testing and Inspection of fall protection equipment consisting of but not limited to cable based safety systems, access ladders, walkways and guardrails.

·Plan and execute the work in line with the method statement and risk assessment and any instructions provided by the company ensuring that work is carried out in a safe and productive manner.

·Complete contract specific documents on a daily basis.

·Will be responsible for the company vehicle, tools and equipment provided to perform your duties.

Skills & Personal Qualities:

·Time served trade background preferred with an attention to detail and high accuracy.

·The ability to problem solve when the need arises.

·Excellent planning & time management skills.

·Good communication and diplomacy skills.

·Flexible, motivated and able to work effectively as part of a team to achieve objectives and deadlines.

·Willing to travel the UK when required.

·Flexible and positive approach to working away from home.

·A head for heights as most of our works are on high rise structures and buildings.

·The ability to follow strict safe working at height practices.

·Good practical skills for using tools and equipment.

Required Qualifications & Knowledge:

·Must have Full UK driving licence.

Desirable Qualifications & Knowledge:

·CSCS card (Working at height preferred).




·Knowledge of Work at Height (Amendment) Regulations 2005

·Understanding of the relevant British Standards for our industry

Company Background:

APS Safety Systems specialise in the design and installation of fall protection & roof access systems. We offer a choice of access solutions that provide protection for people working at height.

Our in-house technical and design team can help solve even the most complex of safety or access problems and deliver fall protection solutions that mitigate workplace risk and go well beyond the minimum industry standards.

Within the team, we have over 60 years of roof access and construction knowledge to assist in the designing of solutions to suit the needs of the project. All of our staff are directly employed and are fully trained in high standards of performance. Operating from our offices in Glasgow we undertake projects for a wide portfolio of clients throughout the UK.

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