Jamie Harper
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Jamie Harper

Careers Consultant

About Jamie

​Jamie is a Careers Consultant at Shirley Parsons, focussed on the Irish market, and specialises in a wide range of sectors, including Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Manufacturing, FMCG, Transport & Logistics and Waste Management’

With 5 previous years’ experience in Business Development and Sales, Jamie has been working in EHS 360 Recruitment for the last six years in both the Republic and Northern Ireland.

“I love building relationships, meeting with and having lots of conversations with industry professionals. This gives me plenty of insights in to the market, which in turn allows me to provide full and detailed advice to both clients and candidates."

Outside of work, Jamie is a new dad to a little boy and has a French Bulldog, Bruno. He also enjoys playing golf and watching sport, including Soccer & NFL.

“I look forward to continuing to meet with people across the HSEQ Sector here in Ireland and beyond, providing great insights and results and growing a strong team who can deliver high quality results for organisations and professionals alike.”

Head of EHS

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County Kerry

Head of EHS - Ireland, UK & Europe Based in Ireland (Munster Region) with some travel to UK & Europe Global provider of high-performance solutions in the Water, Environmental, Construction and Materials industry. Job Overview The Head of Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) will have dotted line to the CEO, and be responsible for leading & managing all activity in relation to the organization's Group Health, Safety & Environment Programme. This role involves working across group sites to develop, implement, and oversee strategies, policies, and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and promote a safe working environment for employees, driving the performance of HSE against KPIs & broaden & advance our existing H&S programmes towards a best-in-class standard. Responsibilities - Establish & implement effective Health, Safety & Environment policies & procedures incorporating legislative requirements & industry best practice. - Develop and implement risk mitigation strategies to minimize accidents, injuries, and environmental incidents. - Lead continuous improvement initiatives including setting targeted/site-specific goals and initiatives and monitor performance/progress. - Oversee external audits & inspections & develop the internal HSE audit programme to monitor compliance to documented policies & procedures. - Oversee Emergency Management Planning to ensure that this addresses continuation of business and the minimisation of legal and regulatory breaches. - Compile & report on key Health & Safety & Environment metrics and analyse data to identify trends, root cause and opportunities for improvement. - Provide guidance, advice, and support to the management team on HSE policy and strategy standards. - Identify HSE training needs in conjunction with group sites. - Manage a team of regional and central HSE resources. Qualifications - A minimum of 5 years' experience at H&S Manager level within a Manufacturing environment. - Primary Degree in Engineering, Science or equivalent in conjunction with a recognized Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent - Chartered member of IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health) or equivalent qualification would be an advantage. - Experience of Chemical Management & ATEX requirements a strong advantage As well as a competitive salary and benefits package, we offer: - Hybrid - Health Care Contribution - Excellent development and growth opportunities - A supportive and collaborative culture - A fun and dynamic work environment - Team oriented atmosphere - Good work life balance - Opportunity to work across countries and cultures - Employee Assistance Programme - Tax-free vouchers to the value of €1,000 - Sports and Social club - Health and Wellbeing initiatives - Enhanced Maternity leave Vacancy Reference: PR/027513 Vacancy Owner: Jamie Harper | jamie.harper@shirleyparsons.com | (+353) 1270 8843 | (+44) 7554 402 667

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