Survival Instructor

Ref: 937| Posted: 17th May 2022

Our client, a maritime training provider based in Glasgow are looking for a Survival Instructor. You will be responsible for the delivery of emergency response-based training programs, aimed at the Offshore Oil & Gas, Maritime and Renewables Industries.
  • A1 Assessor or equivalent.
  • Instructional techniques and process of training delivery
  • Delivering training courses to large groups of delegates
  • Knowledge of safety cultures within our industries
  • Able and willing to work to flexible schedules/ shifts and commit the time required to get the job done
  • Communication skills
  • Organisation of teams
  • Gaining and maintaining approvals
  • Mentoring staff
  • Course delivery
  • Disclosure check required with this position
  • Experience with GWO courses
  • Possess occupational expertise in roles related to relevant Industries
  • Diving Qualification to PADI Dive Master, HSE Part 2 or equivalent
  • Crane operator experience (overhead)
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Worked offshore /at sea or delivered training in this environment
  • First Aid qualified
  • Knowledge of industry training standards & associations (OGUK, OPITO, STCW, IADC, APi etc.)
  • A full UK driving licence (preferred)
  • Delivering industry-approved courses (OPITO, STCW, GWO, & Bespoke events).
  • Supervising delegates during practical in-water, basic fire, first aid and lifeboat training.
  • Carrying out delegate competency assessments against the required course criteria.
  • Attending periodical operational meetings.
  • Managing your weekly training schedule, set by the Lead Instructor.
  • Promoting a positive safety culture around the worksite.
  • Maintain and update courses to meet approval standards, following the Company’s process and systems such as ISO 9001 but not limited to.
  • Primarily involved with Survival & HSE based courses, you would be also expected to support the demands of Fire and Marine based programs.
  • Occasional travel as required.
  • Always maintain the confidentiality of the Company and adhere to the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998
  • Ensure the appropriate standards of Health and Safety are adhered to
  • Adhere and comply with all company standards, in line with ISO, OPITO, GWO, MNTB and MCA accreditations.
  • You may be asked from time to time be asked to undertake other tasks that are relevant to your position
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package