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D1 - Asbestos Scaffold Supervisor


Competitive salary







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Jake Carby

Date Posted


Due to forthcoming expansion of the business to work directly in the asbestos sector, we currently have a requirement for an experienced Asbestos Scaffold Supervisor to join our team.

The successful candidate will be motivated, with a professional manner, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 

The main responsibilities for this role include;

  • Responsible for the supervision of all Asbestos scaffold operatives on site
  • Preparation of the necessary Plan of Works, rescue plans and lifting plans in conjunction with the SHEQ Department
  • Ensuring that works are undertaken in accordance with the prescribed Plan of Works and associated Risk Assessments whilst ensuring safe working practices for themselves and their operatives at all times.
  • Ensure that all equipment, tools and materials are used correctly and that defects are reported immediately
  • Competent inspection of RPE/ FPE and PPE, used correctly and defects are reported immediately
  • Carrying out briefings, toolbox talks and guidance 
  • Promoting good practice relating to health, safety, environment and quality management
  • Undertaking statutory inspections, monitoring and record keeping
  • Ensuring the effective implementation of Asbestos Standard Operating Procedures within the business. 
  • Assisting in the investigation and reporting of accidents, incidents and non-conformances and making recommendations for corrective action
  • Regular liaison with Contracts Manager/ SHEQ Department to ensure Asbestos related scaffold works are carried out as smoothly as possible. 
  • Ensure that good working relationships with customers, clients and Enforcement Authorities are built and maintained.
  • Report any non-standard issues immediately to the Contracts Manager/ SHEQ Department.

The ideal candidate for this position will have;

  • Computer literate: Email, Word, PowerPoint and Excel are essential skills for the job role including report writing
  • Experience of working within the construction industry, particularly asbestos, working at height, scaffolding, construction and plant.
  • Excellent knowledge of current Health, Safety, Environmental and Asbestos regulations       Problem solving leadership and effective communication skills.
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team whilst remaining calm and professional under pressure
  • PC literate with good working knowledge of MS Office
  • Full UK driving licence (Clean)
  • The following current qualifications: o SMSTS or SSSTS (minimum) Certificate o CISRS Advanced Scaffolder Card o CISRS Supervisor Card o CISRS Advanced Scaffold Inspection Card o Licensed Asbestos Scaffolder Certificate o First Aid at Work Certificate (3-day) o RPE Inspection Certificate o Plan of Works and Risk Assessment Certificate o Asbestos Medical Certificate o RPE Face Fit Certificate

Job Location: London Based

Employment Status: Full Time

Employment Status: PAYE