Shane Stirling, from Cairns, is a dedicated human resource (HR) management professional seeking to provide efficiencies for businesses in the field of HR and associated work, health, and safety. His career spans over two decades during which he has significant experience in leadership, operational management, development and implementation of new policy initiatives.
He currently works as the Integrated Management System (IMS) and Human Resources (HR) Manager at Koppens Construction. The company was established in the 1930s and operates in the following construction divisions: commercial and residential land development, road construction, sewer and water services, bulk earthworks, stormwater, kerb and channel, quarries, concrete batching plants and concrete block and seawall construction. Koppens Construction recently obtained their third-party certification in ISO9001:2008, ISO14001:2004 and AS4801:2001 and Prequalification in Department of Main Roads procurement system. Shane must ensure the accreditation of their IMS system so the company can retain these certifications. He specializes in the management of the company’s health safety, environment, and quality (HSEQ) and works tirelessly to benefit the company in his vast array of responsibilities.
As an experienced mentor, Shane is also able to provide vision and guidance in order to challenge and develop members of Koppens Construction to enhance their strengths and improve work performance. Furthermore, he has successful experience utilising risk identification and management strategies to provide optimal outcomes from operational activities. Shane has a great understanding of business structur with the ability to build, implement and establish systems for specific businesses.
Shane is currently pursuing his Master of Business Administration, majoring in Human Resource Management. Additionally, he has earned diplomas in Business, Work Health and Safety, Government, and management. Furthermore, he has obtained the Certificate IV of Government (Fraud Control), Certificate IV of Government (Statutory Compliance), Certificate IV of Government (Health & Safety), Certificate IV of Government (Training & Assessment).
Outside of the office, Shane Stirling loves staying fit and spending time with his family. You can find him playing baseball, in which he plays the position of catcher, or hiking around Cairns.