Head of SHEQ

Republic of Ireland, Monaghan
£ Dependant upon experience
29 Mar 2021
26 Apr 2021
James Cox
Contract Type
Full Time
IOSH Qualification

Head of Safety, Health, Environment and Quality

County Monaghan | £ Dependant upon experience

Irwin & Colton has been engaged by a high-profile Utilities Contractor to recruit a Head of Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ). The role is focused on leading a team of Regional Safety, Health, Environment and Quality Advisors to ensure the successful delivery of the Safety, Health, Environment and Quality strategy. The organisation has long term contracts with the largest utility projects across Ireland. Health and safety performance being a central priority to the organisation.

Responsibilities for the Head of SHEQwill include:

  • Leading a regional team ensuring the implementation of health, safety, environment and quality policies and procedures on site
  • Keeping updated with key changes to legislation and ensuring the organization remains compliant
  • Engaging with senior managers, clients and external stakeholders ensuring responsibilities are clear and answering technical health and safety related enquires
  • Continually developing and reviewing the health and safety management system in line with industry best practice

The successful candidate will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role within civil engineering and utilities sector
  • A NEBOSH/NCRQ Diploma, Degree in a Health and Safety related discipline or equivalent
  • The ability to influence and engage key internal and external stakeholders
  • A strong technical knowledge across relevant health and safety legislation, compliance, and regulations

Strong management systems experience would be an advantage.
This position will require a self starter who can lead by example and hit the ground running. For further information Contact James Cox on or 01923 432 687.

Irwin & Colton are a specialist Health and Safety recruitment company, based in the South East of England we recruit across the UK. We recruit all roles in the health and safety industry from Health and Safety Manager, Health and safety Director through to Health and Safety Advisor positions.

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