“Contender” Conrad in UWCB Event

Conrad Anderson of Logical Personnel Solutions is taking part in the Ultra White Collar Boxing Event being held at Elland Road on Sunday 6th April 2014. By the time the event comes around Conrad will have undergone 8 weeks of intensive boxing training and will be matched up against an opponent of the same weight and ability (a feat in itself).

We’re inviting clients of Logical Personnel Solutions to the event at which we will have two tables. For invites please contact Conrad directly on 07714 145351 or email conrad.anderson@logicalps.com

For details on the event, click this link.

UWCB

 

Merry Christmas from Logical Personnel Solutions

Merry Christmas

We would like to thank all our customers for their support in 2013 and with them a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.  We have donated the cost of cards and postage to the charities we support.

Logical Personnel Solutions expand into South Yorkshire with Sheffield Office

Logical PS have opened an office in Sheffield in a move to further expand the business.  The offices have been selected in an attempt to give us a base closer to our clients in South Yorkshire and to facilitate our manpower provision across the area, allowing Logical Personnel Solutions to more effectively deal with client sites across the UK. The offices are very close to a number of projects that are being undertaken on sites in South Yorkshire and Derbyshire and along the on the Motorways in the area.

Jamie Mclean, Operations Manager, who is responsible for Managing the office commented “ Sheffield is a key area for us as we have a lot of Clients and sites in the area and this will help provide a better service.  Our branch network will be expanding in the near future and we have already targeted two further areas in the UK that we would like to have a base”.

The office, which is close to the M1 and M18 motorways links, a large number of business involved in the sectors which Logical PS supply such as manufacturing, construction, Logistics and Energy are in an ideal location for us to grow our client base and offer a more complete service to clients and candidates alike.

Work on Hinkley C

Following an agreement between the Government and EDF, Hinkley ‘C’ will be the first nuclear power plant to be built in the UK in almost two decades.  Whilst the actual start date of the building phase at Hinkley Point C in Somerset is yet to be confirmed it is estimated that they will require approximately 25,000 workers during the construction of the plant.

If you are interested in working on this project you will need:

  • Vetting
  • Have a current CCNSG Card (Safety Passport)
  • Triple Bar qualification
  • Have undertaken the EDF induction for Hinkley
  • Passed a Drug and Alcohol test

(as the this project is still in the planning stage, the site requirements may change)

Logical Personnel Solutions, due to successfully providing manpower to a number of projects on nuclear power stations, including Hinkley, and a working relationship with a number of contractors, cover all of the requirements for candidates to secure work on this project.

Our Service Delivery team assist workers in the Vetting process, specifically, in obtaining their Scottish Disclosure, helping collate documentation, work history and references.  Organise the relevant site specific training and inductions are completed and perform Drug and Alcohol tests on behalf of the client. For more information regarding Vetting please email hinkley@logicalps.com or call our offices in Bristol on 01454 279100

Logical Personnel Solutions are an ECITB, CITB and an NSA (National Skills Academy for Nuclear) training provider offering the CCNSG training required for the Safety Passport and the Triple Bar at their training suite in Bridgwater. Further information on the LP Training website is available via this LINK to then training website or by calling 01454 279103 or emailing training@logicalps.com

Logical Personnel Solutions Offer Advice to Jobseekers

Hannah Woods, Labour Manager from Logical Personnel Solutions met with a number of jobseekers at Lancaster Jobcentre Plus to advise on career prospects within the Nuclear Industry, especially at the nearby Heysham Power Station.  Hannah who Manages a number of labour projects for Logical Personnel Solutions has excellent experience introducing NEET’s, those Not in Education, Employment or Training into the workplace.

After a successful project in Dungeness, utilising a similar workforce, Logical Personnel Solutions are looking to recreate their recruitment drive offering advice, training and support to candidates in the lead up to the start of the project. Hannah Commented “when working on major outages we always looks to utilise local labour as much as possible, our event at Lancaster jobcentre was extremely valuable in meeting local workers with transferable skill sets for working within the energy industry”

To read the full article, please click on this link: Lancaster Guardian Article

Hannah Woods from Logical Personnel Solutions Offers Advice To JobSeekers

Logical Personnel Solutions Committ to Working Safely

In an attempt to maintain the excellent Health & Safety record of the company, it’s staff and site workers, Ben Lerner owner and Director of Logical Personnel Solutions has successfully passed his “Directing Safely for Small and Medium Enterprises Course” a course approved and validated by the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Logical’s workers completed over 600,000 hours in 2012 without a RIDDOR reportable accident and is committed to maintain this excellent track record of 1352 days without incident.

Logical Personnel Solutions, in their commitment to ensuring that we work with our end clients. ensuring safe working practices and in providing, suitable, qualified and experience personnel believe that safety is paramount.  In receiving his certificate Ben Lerner MD, said “One of our core Values is Safety and ensuring that our workers are safe is of utmost importance to us as a business, this is why I wanted to take the course.”

View The Certificate Here

Logical Personnel Solutions Re-certified for ISO 9001:2008

Logical Personnel Solutions have received further endorsement that they are a quality business.  Following a successful recertification after an audit conducted by ACS Registrars, a UKAS accreddited auditor Logical Personnel Solutions were please to have received no non-conformance.  The company has seen exponential growth including; office moves to accommodate expansion in both Regional offices, a new Recruitment Focussed CRM, system and a new IT system to support the business.

Logical’s growth is complimented with a number of key hires targetting businesses in the key sectors they service.

Logical Personnel Solutions Raise £500 for Movember

Logical Personnel Solutions have managed to raise £500 for Movember, who support prostate and testicular cancer initiatives.  This year sees a MOmentous fundraising effort raising £71,570,362 to date, for more information click here: Movember

Whilst some could have made MO of an effort, Guy Smith has been well supported for his tash disaster raising £202, followed by Ben Lerner, Logical’s MD.  We had some MOlatteral damage with Jamie Mclean and Conrad Anderson failing to finish with the facial fuzz and Gareth Pugh and Ben Willis beating their colleague Ryan O’Neill by a whisker.

The team, are MOtivated to repeat their  efforts next year as there is some real G-room for improvement, if you would like to donate to the Logical team, donations are still being received at our team page: Logical Moustacheers  and you can view out certificate here:

http://logicalps.com/?attachment_id=1907

Mo-gical Personnel Solutions

Logical Personnel Solutions have entered a team into Movember, we have 5 Members so far and with a lot of our staff committing to joining we’re hoping to raise a lot of Money for the good causes associated with Cancer. Our team name is the Logical Moustacheers, please visit our page http://uk.movember.com/team/614745/ and either donate or join in, if you’re “teamless”.

We would like to invite any of our clients, candidates or anyone really to raise monry for these worthy causes

For more information on Movember or to Register, click this link: http://uk.movember.com/?home

Once MO unto the breach, dear friends, once MO

After a particularly successful fundraising attempt by Jamie Mclean, Operations Manager the challenge has been accepted by the staff at Logical Personnel Solutions to join in the Festival of Face Furniture.  Jamie raised  over£250 and believes that the due to the competitive nature of his colleagues he will be hard pushed to beat some of the challengers.  The charities benefitting from the donations are very close to the heart of Ben Lerner, Managing Director who is going to join the staff in this fanTASHtic fundraising effort, for more information about Movember please visit their website: http://uk.movember.com/about

The Movember Effect: Awareness & Education, Survivorship, Research
The funds raised in the UK support the number one and two male specific cancers – prostate and testicular cancer. The funds raised are directed to programmes run directly by Movember and our men’s health partners, Prostate Cancer UK and the Institute of Cancer Research. Together, these channels work together to ensure that Movember funds are supporting a broad range of innovative, world-class programmes in line with our strategic goals in the areas of awareness and education, survivorship and research.

For more information on the programmes we are funding please visit the following:
Prostate Cancer UK
The Institute of Cancer Research
Awareness & Education
Global Action Plan