Gary John Silvester - Seeks Contract / temp Position

Industry Type: Other
Current Occupation: Training Instructor
Personal Preferences

Freelance Instructor, RTITB Qualified.


Contract / temp

100 miles radius of Scunthorpe North Lincolnshire

United Kingdom

Training Instructor

Professional Profile

10\06\2019 to current, British Steel, Scunthorpe,
Vessel Crew Team Leader,
Leading a team of various size from four to eight ppl. Doing various work including confined space entry work, using jack hammers, vac units, high pressure jetting equipment, to clear blockages in the cooling systems and material additions systems.
As the team leader, It was my responsibility to plan and prepare jobs of differing levels of danger and complexity, in conjunction with plant engineers and area managers with a priority on keeping my team safe, while endeavoring to complete tasks in a timely manor. Completing relevant paperwork and ensuring health and safety methods were understood and followed by everyone involved to
Working within a team on production performing various tasks in relation to the production of steel.
In a highly dangerous environment, using safe methods and clear communication, in conjunction with the vessel control.
12\05\2017 to 25\05\2019, Rick Bestwick, Cold Store.
Reach truck and counterbalance operator.
To handle customers stock, (food) taking a high volume of deliveries of palatized food, unloading booking in and transporting into storage in either, chilled, frozen or blast frozen areas using MHE.
locating, scanning and
Loading of stock onto lorries using MHE, in a safe and timely manor.
Maintaining a clean and tidy cold store to ensure hygiene standards are of the highest levels and to reduce the risk of accidents.
2012 to 2015 Freelance Training Instructor
working for several training providers in the north Lincolnshire and east Yorkshire region.
working withing a training center or out on customer sites, delivering theoretical and practical training on MHE. As an RTITB qualified instructor I am both passionate and enthusiastic about training standards.
I have experience in delivering training on a wide variety of MHE to people of all backgrounds and abilities and pride myself on being good at raising confidence, understanding and skills amongst trainees.
I am active in the development of my CPD and am looking to continue my growth as an Instructor.

RTITB qualified and NORS registered FLT industrial Instructor.
FLT counterbalance
Reach Truck
MEWP 3a, 3b
Rough terrain Telescopic FLT
360 degree modified excavator crane
Overhead gantry crane, pendant and remote control.
Good communicator, clear, concise and confident.

RTITB Instructor
FLT Counterbalance
Reach truck
MEWP 3a, 3b
Telescopic FLT
360 degree modified excavator crane
Gantry crane

I am reliable, friendly and hardworking.
I am willing to travel to find work, and am open to discussing any work opportunity that may be offered.


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