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MHE Trainer

Great Bear




Posted: 06/08/2022

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Company Description

Great Bear is a leading 3rd party UK logistics business providing nationwide dedicated and shared user warehousing and distribution solutions for international blue chip clients.

We operate in excess of 7 million sq. ft. of warehousing and operate a large modern commercial vehicle fleet, coupled with an extensive added value service offering.

The purpose of the role is to deliver training to MHE operators to ensure safe working practices and a continual reduction in MHE accident / incidents.

We are currently looking for MHE trainer on full time, permanent basis contract at our Deeside depot.

Shift: 4on 4off Nights 19:00-07:00 up to £13.14 per hour

4on 4off Days 07:00-19:00 up to £12.14 per hour

Job Description

* Effectively leading the site Health & Safety culture as No1 on the agenda

* Training all MHE staff to use the FMS system (Fleet Management System)

* Completing/supporting site inductions of MHE/Manual Handling for all FTE/ Agency staff

* Supporting the Risk Assessment (RA) / Safe Working Practices (SWP) completion with the nominated person/s

* Providing a consistently high level of technical skills training to support the operations area through a variety of delivery methods

* Working as part of a close team ensuring that that all training is completed and recorded in line with company policy

* Developing a site skills matrix that enables the delivery of all MHE training and that the skill level of all MHE operators is satisfactory and ensure that refresher training is completed within specified time frames

* Actively managing the number of MHE operators to minimise skill fade and risk from inexperienced and infrequent users

* Ensuring the on-going competence of all MHE operators through the delivery of refresher training, recorded work place assessments and where appropriate other training following the identification of unsafe practices or following accidents / incidents

* Assisting and advising in the investigation of any on-site and MHE related incidents / accidents

* Maintaining a proactive approach to ensure continual reduction in risk from MHE operations and where appropriate developing learning from experience briefings to prevent further occurrence

* Assisting in the creation of Safe System of Works and suitable and sufficient risk assessments of MHE activities

* Ensuring hazards are correctly identified and control measures introduced to eliminate or reduce the risk as so far as is reasonably practicable and ensuring these are trained out to all relevant staff

* Reviewing the GAP analysis of the safety audits with site management to ensure that all areas are completed

* Liaising with Operational management to ensure that all site training requirements are covered across all shifts

* Working as part of the Site MHE instructor team in ensuring that that all training is completed and recorded in line with company policy

* Participating as an active member of the wider management team and to offer suggestions for solving problems, improving site safety

* Compiling all data and information required for the accurate production of KPI and Monthly Reports as required by the Management team


* Able to demonstrate a high level of attention to detail.

* Must be a team player who is capable of working on their own initiative.

* Able to work to tight deadlines.

* Must be flexible in approach to work and shift patterns in order to cover for training.

* Should have excellent oral and written communication skills.

* Excellent time management skills and ability to solve problems.

* Valid Reach Truck license (RTITB or ITSSAR)

* Valid VNA licence (RTITB or ITSSAR)

Additional Information

In return for your passion, hard work and determination in providing outstanding service to our customers we offer:

Competitive salary

Competitive holidays

Life Assurance

Pension scheme

Staff facilities including vending machines and canteen area

Access to our benefits platform: discounts on high street retailers, utilities, holidays and cinema tickets

Health cash plans: Hospital, dental and optical

Training and development with career progression opportunities and MANY MORE

When our staff have passion for what they do they work with more care and attention which is reflected to our clients, Click APPLY NOW to #JoinOurWinningTeam and begin your career today

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