We know that with so much variety in how different organisations define health, safety and environment, finding your way around the market can be a challenge.

At Irwin & Colton we’ve spent over a decade getting to know the organisations within the health, safety and environmental sector, and the wider marketplace. That is valuable experience which works for you.

Our goal, and our commitment, is to build your career, not just find you a job.

At the core of what we do is our determination to find you the right role. But beyond that we work with you personally, to give you the support you need all the way through the recruitment process, to make sure you succeed.

Our roles

Most of the roles we fill are health & safety and environment jobs in the mid and senior levels of organisations. These tend to span from Manager to Director. But we can also find you a role in a more junior position, if you’re earlier in your career.

Our relationships

You can rely on us to find the right role for you because we have preferred supplier relationships with some of the most recognisable brands in the world. Organisations that drive innovation, have some of the most forward-looking ways of working and are, quite simply, some of the most exciting places to work.

As a health, safety or environment professional, with the qualifications, experience and skills to really make a difference, you’re in safe hands with Irwin & Colton. We’ll take you further in your career, call us now to discover how.

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Safety Byte: Zoe Hands - MerseyRail

Which health and safety skills are the most transferable?

In our latest 'Safety Byte' we ask Zoe Hands – Operations Director at MerseyRail,  how her skills and experience as a Health & Safety professional equipped her for the position of Operations Director. 

Zoe examines her transition from Safety, Security & Sustainability Director to Operations Director at MerseyRail. She looks at the challenges she faced with this move, and how the skills she developed in health and safety were beneficial to her new role.  Zoe also offers valuable advice about how to drive the health and safety agenda across different operational functions. 

Merseyrail is a commuter rail network serving Liverpool Region. The network carries 34 million passengers per year and forms the most heavily used urban railway network in the UK outside London. Full video transcript can be seen here.