European Social Fund

Eric Wright Mobile Site Supervisor Work Academy

Monday 12th September – Friday 23rd September 2022

Preston College are delighted to be working in partnership with the Eric Wright Group, offering a two week Mobile Site Supervisor Work Academy.

The work academy involves full-time attendance at Preston College for two weeks, where you will explore a range of topics including:

  • Identify and demonstrate your knowledge of the different types of fire doors
  • Understand the regulations and standards applying to fire doors
  • Identify and appreciate the importance of critical components such as door closers and hinges
  • Clearly understand the inspection procedure and pass/fail criteria
  • Understand the advice to give the building owner/client in case of inspection failure
  • Identify issues that will affect the required performance of fire resisting door sets
  • Be aware of the importance of third party certification
  • Specify maintenance of fire doors best practice

You will undertake a range of practical tasks, where you will hang doors, undertake maintenance and inspect.

As part of this programme you will also study for the CSCS card, undertaking the exam towards the end of the second week of training.

Upon successful completion you will receive guaranteed interview with the Eric Wright Group for the position of Mobile Site Supervisor. As part of this role you will be required to cover all aspects of general site management including planned and reactive building, ensure building security, engage in tool-box talks, maintain all company documentation in accordance with the required legal and contractual standards and much more.

The benefits of working for the Eric Wright Group include:

  • Full time and permanent
  • Increased earning potential once fully qualified
  • Company van provided
  • Employers Pension – 6% of salary
  • 26 days holiday per annum
  • Death in service benefit
  • Group income protection
  • Sites primarily in the North West – occasional travel to Cumbria and Staffordshire

Experience in a trade or similar role is preferred but not essential, as is Health and Safety experience in terms of manual handling and working at heights. Excellent customer service skills are also needed as is a driving licence. A clean licence is preferred.

To apply, please visit the college application form and complete the following steps:

  1. Select 19+ Adults
  2. Select Vocational
  3. Select Construction
  4. Select Eric Wright Group Mobile Site Supervisor Work Academy
  5. Complete the Application Form
  6. Submit!
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