As a global, employee-owned organization with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 160 offices worldwide, our over 6500 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.
Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Senior EHS Specialist to join our team in New England (Manchester, NH, Freeport, ME, or Westborough, MA). The ideal candidate will have experience implementing EHS programs, building client relationships, and managing environment, health & safety (EHS) projects. The position’s responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
Providing senior technical leadership in management of local, regional, and potentially global EHS programs, including client & project management and contributing to strategic planning
Leading local Industrial Hygiene (IH) program support to clients (such as oil & gas and manufacturing) with a primary focus on comprehensive IH services, including field investigations.
Preparing or reviewing technical proposals (including scope, schedule, and budget) in response to client needs
Managing tasks and projects according to client-approved scopes of work, and delivering high quality reports on time and within budget; this includes coordinating work with clients, subcontractors and Golder field personnel, managing and interpreting data, preparing or reviewing reports, and presenting results to clients
Developing business with new and existing clients in the service area of EHS while collaborating within Golder to expand work to these clients into service areas beyond EHS
Actively mentoring staff across the organization to develop their EHS expertise
Introducing junior staff to existing clients, and helping them learn to pursue new business, seek opportunities through regular client contact, and otherwise build an external network
The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
Master's degree in Health & Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental, Science, Engineering, or similar discipline preferred; a Bachelor’s degree will be considered with appropriate experience
Minimum 10 years EHS experience with a working knowledge of federal, state, and local EHS regulations, including those related to occupational health & safety assessments and programs; experience with environmental permitting and reporting is beneficial
Experience with compliance audits and EHS management systems (e.g., ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001) with a focus on oil & gas/manufacturing clients
Experience with conducting field work in various EHS practice areas including IH
Professional certification or license (CSP, CIH, PE, CHMM or equivalent) is desirable
Business development and client service management skills with a proven track record of developing project opportunities and maintaining successful client relationships; strong existing client relationships and professional contacts are highly desirable
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office products
Able to travel and work extended hours as required for project needs and business development purposes
Eligible for employment in the US, and pass pre-employment background check and physical including drug screen
Golder Associates is a premier global group of consulting companies, providing consulting, design, and construction services in earth, environment, and energy. Our people have made Golder Associates one of the most trusted sources of professional services in the world. We have worked hard to earn our reputation, built on the quality of our professionals and the success of our clients.
Operatin...g as an employee-owned group since its formation in 1960, Golder Associates has created a unique culture with pride in ownership and a commitment to providing technically sound and cost-effective consulting and contracting services.
Golder Associates has experienced steady growth for five decades and has more than 6000 dedicated people operating in local offices across Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, North America, and South America.