Meet HSL Construction
HSL Construction are pleased to invite you to meet a selection of team members of our Construction company.
Together Everyone Achieves More
Stuart Kitchen (IOSH)
As the Senior Managing Director of HSL Construction Ltd, Stuart oversees all aspects of running the Company. Stuart has a wealth of experience both within the highways sector and in the specialised telecommunications industry where we are currently helping to provide our clients with broadband services in rural area's. Since forming the company in 2008, the main emphasis has been to offer our clients a quality service which is delivered in a professional manner and within budget and whilst ensuring the safety of our workforce at all times. This ethos has allowed HSL to grow to the point where it now offers full time employment to over 30 members of staff.Most importantly, Stuart has the responsibility of making sure the company remains profitable and sustainable.
Lee is a very ‘ hands on’ working director and plays a Key role in making sure the staff have a clear understanding of their duties and responsibilities to deliver a quality service to our clients and on time.
With his hands on approach he works very closely with our supervisors and oversees the management of all operations.
Working closely with our operatives, Lee is ideally placed to recognise any gaps in training and monitors our Health and safety management requirements with regular Supervisor meetings held at our base.
In addition to his duties as Director of operations, he is also responsible for implementing our Environmental policies and is dedicated to finding ways to reduce the amount of Landfill waste the company would otherwise produce. Lee has recently completed an Environmental Awareness course which is accredited by RoSPA.
Helen plays an important role in the company and as the Accounts manager deals with the day to day running of the finances.
Helen is also heavily involved in organising and keeping our clients up to date with invoicing matters and is the main contact for all Administration issues and documents.
As Company Secretary Helen deals with all Company Policies, Duty of Care issues, Legalities and ensures we adhere to strict Health and Safety guidelines as part of our proactive involvement as members of CHAS and Construction Line.
Andy Vickery (IOSH) (SMSTS) (NRSWA)
Andy's key role is to secure new contracts for the Company and is vital to the long term success and stability of HSL Construction Ltd.
Liaising with the client from the planning stages through to completion, Andy has a clear understanding of our client’s requirements and is dedicated to providing sound advice and workable solutions to often difficult problems which may arise. Often these solutions result in considerable time and cost savings for the client.
Andy is also the holder of an IOSH Managing Safety Accreditation and SMSTS & NRSWA Supervisor and is able to supply our clients with Method Statements and Risk Assessments prior to works commencement.
Responsible for Plant and truck Maintenance, James is also a very hands on member of staff taking on various role's within the company.As a HGV Class 1 driver, James is able to perform all duties, whether it be working in a gang or utilising his skill as a fabricator welder in our workshop. His skills have proved invaluable to the company in reducing expensive repair costs.
Field Support Engineer
Gary's role within the company is looking after the Plant like skid steers and rollers and attending small breakdowns on site.
He has worked for the company for over 15 years, showing dedication and loyalty to the company.
Working closely with the Operations Director, Gary’s qualifications and experience means he is able to take a leading role on various contracts.
Qualifications Include: CSCS,CPCS, NRSWA – SUPERVISOR, IPAF,IOSH, HGV Class 1.
Michael is our highways site supervisor on all highways contracts and his duties include daily safety checks, co-ordinating with teams on highways projects and liasing with the client and our company manager. Michael has to ensure that teams comply with chapter 8, NRSWA and that the operations run safely.
Qualifications include: NRSWA
Peter Watson, CMIOSH (Health & Safety Consultant)
Peter is our external health and safety consultant, who advises our management team on all aspects of health and safety.
Telephone: 01623514257 Mobile: 07779099475 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kerry Budworth (Hear4u & Healthscreen Ltd)
Healthscreen are our occupational health surveillance specialists who carry out annual health screening on all HSL employees.
Telephone: 01455 234600 Email: email@example.com
Richard Kitchen - CPC Transport Manager
As Transport Manager, Richard looks after all aspects of running and maintaining HSL's fleet of vehicles. Richard holds a CPC for Transport Managers in Road Haulage and is also a fully qualified HGV mechanic. Qualifications include:-
CPC Transport Manager (Road Haulage)
NVQ level 3, Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
NRSWA Streetworks Supervisor
HGV Class 1
Scott's role as general foreman includes the overseeing of our highways workforce and liasing with our clients and our management team. His experience within the company makes Scott ideally placed for team distribution and resource programming.