Golder Associates Senior Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist in Hermosillo, Mexico
At Golder, we thrive on challenges.
Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder in Mexico has an immediate opening for a Senior Environmental Health and Safety ( EHS) Specialist . The ideal candidate will be based in and will work from one of the following cities: Mexico City, Hermosillo, or Merida.
The successful candidate will work with existing leaders within our operations in the development and execution of the business plan to grow Golder’s consulting services in occupational health and safety to our clients. The successful candidate will also be expected to work closely with other leaders in our environmental, and health & safety focused business units to identify, develop and execute consulting opportunities. These other groups are comprised of auditors and management systems specialists, industrial hygienists, and other environmental and safety professionals.
The ideal candidate will have experience designing, developing, evaluating, and implementing EHS programs, building client relationships, and managing EHS projects. Moreover, the ideal candidate will work to mentor more junior staff as they develop their tactical and technical consulting skills. The successful candidate will be responsible for fulfilling several challenging and rewarding aspects for this position including:
An overview of your role will include:
Performing EHS compliance audits, assisting clients with development of their EHS compliance and management system programs, environmental reporting, EHS risk assessments and other similar assignments at industrial facilities
Providing EHS compliance program support for industrial clients including developing procedures and permits, preparing and submitting periodic regulatory reports
Preparing technical reports, including documentation of audits and field investigative procedures, data management and interpretation, and development of graphical and tabular presentation of data
Managing tasks and projects according to client-approved scope of services 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
Local and national travel (up to 50% of the time) as required for project needs and business development purposes
Providing 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) programs support to clients 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.
Developing business with new and existing clients in the service area of EHS while collaborating with other Golder consultants to expand work to these clients into service areas beyond EHS
Actively mentoring staff across the organization to develop their EHS expertise
Providing input into business planning, meeting with existing and new Golder clients, develop opportunities and build business for Golder, providing tactical thought leadership for planning, design, and development of EHS services
Participating with other Golder staff, locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally in the development and review of the EHS business in Golder
You will have a background in:
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 Mexican and International EHS regulations, including those related to occupational health & safety assessments and programs.
Experience with compliance audits and EHS management systems (e.g., ISO 14001, ISO 45001, OSHAs) with a focus on mining and manufacturing clients
Experience with conducting field work in various EHS practice areas including IH
Professional certification or license (CRSP, CIH, EP, 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 as required for project needs and business development purposes
Proven leadership skills, teamwork, and conflict resolution.
Ability to develop and maintain long term relationships with clients.
Capacity to adapt to new situations.
Ability to express his or herself clearly and logically, both writing and orally.
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
On the job training, mentoring, and coaching
Global projects and travel opportunities
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder, now a member of WSP, is a leading, global consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing, and power sectors.
Title: Senior Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist
Requisition ID: 21003262