We are committed to ensuring that James Fisher is a rewarding place to work, to enable us to harness the potential of our pioneering employees.  

Attracting and developing talent is a key driver of James Fisher’s sustainable and profitable growth, and we’re committed to empowering, developing and supporting our people to attain their goals and realise their potential.

We aim to achieve this by:

  • Ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our employees
  • Encouraging and supporting innovation and accountability
  • Developing individual and organisational excellence by investing in training and competence development
Engaging with employees at JFMS Lowestoft Office

How we engage our employees

  • Our management teams hold regular town hall meetings, in person where possible and virtually in other cases, engaging with employees via Q&A sessions in relation to purpose, values, strategy, employee engagement and the group’s performance
  • Inken Braunschmidt (designated non-executive director) has undertaken a number of engagement activities, including through her role on the employee engagement working group, and reports back to the board of directors on a regular basis
  • We built on the group’s engagement survey with the support of Gallup, providing valuable insights on issues that matter to our people
  • The company makes available an employee sharesave scheme to encourage employees’ involvement in our performance
Innovating solutions that deliver results and drive growth for our customers.

How we supported employees during 2021

  • We have continued the implementation of our employee strategy and are adapting to the limitations imposed by the pandemic e.g., moving trainings online to reach a wider audience
  • We have deepened engagement and coordination through online 'lunch and learns', available to anyone in the group to hear about different businesses
  • We have extended our mental health first aid training and now have over 80 trainers across the group
  • We have continued our internship programme, with interns bringing fresh ideas and energy into the businesses
James Fisher is a global supplier of trusted engineering services across the industries we serve, with an unrivalled ability to develop innovative solutions that meet the constantly developing needs of our customers operating in challenging environments.
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