There are many different routes that you can take to begin your career in Health & Safety. This week, the experienced team at Chris Mee Group shares their, Top Tips To Help You Get Started in a career in Health & Safety in Ireland.

  1. Build a strong foundation of knowledge in relevant laws and regulations, including the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005
  2. Get certified in a relevant field, such as Occupational Health and Safety or Environmental Health
  3. Gain practical experience through internships or volunteer work in the field
  4. Discover which related industry/topics are of most interest to you, then specialise in it
  5. Develop strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with employees and management
  6. Expand critical thinking skills from both practical experience and education
  7. Network with professionals in the industry to learn about job opportunities and industry trends
  8. Stay current with developments in technology and best practices related to health and safety
  9. Be familiar with industry-specific regulations, such as those for construction or manufacturing
  10. Be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment and to adapt to changes in regulations and industry standards

As one of the market-leading providers of Health & Safety, EHS, Energy, Environmental and Carbon Emissions services in Ireland, Chris Mee Group have extensive in-house expertise that is of great assistance and benefit to our employees. We’re always interested in speaking with Health & Safety professionals who’re looking to progress in their career.

  • Read about the Chris Mee Group Graduate Programme here
  • Join Our Team – Work with Chris Mee Group. Read More
  • Submit your CV for review by the Occupli Recruitment team. Occupli Recruitment is part of Chris Mee Group. The agency specializes in providing EHS staffing solutions. They work with clients to identify and place qualified candidates for a variety of positions, including project managers, engineers, and tradespeople. The agency aims to provide a professional, efficient, and cost-effective service for both clients and candidates.