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Training Officer

We have a requirement for a Training Officer to join our busy training department delivering safety courses externally to our clients and to our own personnel.

Our principal courses are Lifting Equipment and Working at Height Training.

The successful candidate will be expected to cover training for clients across the South of England (including head office and branch offices in Dorset and Cornwall) and travel further afield for nationwide contracts.

The successful candidate will be based at the Wimborne or Cornwall office and should be prepared to spend time away from the office on a weekly basis.


Essential :

Qualified trainer or have a proven demonstrable training experience

Proven mechanical/electrical engineering background with experience of lifting equipment

AP qualified

Ability to carry out inspections/examinations of lifting equipment for Health and Safety purposes in accordance with current Regulations.

To deliver training in accordance with course specialisation, within small groups both in a class room and practical environment.

Flexible approach to our work environment, ability to travel within UK and occasionally worldwide.

IT literate.

Clean driving licence.

Must be able to work on own initiative as well as within a team. Must be organised with good communication skills and excellent attention to detail.

Desirable :

Engineering experience associated with lifting appliances, overhead cranes and lifting accessories.

IOSH Managing Safely, NEBOSH or equivalent.

Experience in working at height.

Manual handling.

IPAF/PASMA/FLT qualification.

We will offer a competitive package to the correct candidate including a company vehicle, mobile phone, company pension, 25 days annual leave and the opportunity to develop through training opportunities.

Job Type: Full-time

We are always pleased to hear from hopeful candidates so if you feel that you would be a good fit for AM Defence & Marine please email your CV with a covering letter to

Bournemouth: +44 (0) 1202 828700 Bodmin: +44 (0) 1208 264162