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Golder Associates Senior Project Industrial Hygienist in IRVINE, California

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 of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder is seeking a Senior Industrial Hygienist to join our Redmond WA or California office locations Irvine, Sunnyvale, Roseville or Walnut Creek . The ideal candidate will have experience with building client relationships, managing industrial hygiene (IH) and environment, health & safety (EHS) projects, and conducting IH/EHS tasks at industrial facilities. He or she will work independently while supporting a group of highly engaged IH/safety professionals across the country. The candidate also needs to have a willingness to develop business and become involved in the local/regional IH community to network and raise Golder’s brand regarding industrial hygiene services.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Managing projects that involve collection of workplace environmental exposure data including ventilation, air and noise, asbestos, mold, biohazards, and chemicals

  • Analyzing workplace environmental and exposure data to identify potential health and safety risks and recommend corrective action plans

  • Conducting EHS and IH audits and providing local advice and guidance of applicable regulations when required

  • Preparing and 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

  • Local and national travel (up to 50% of the time) as required for project needs and business development purposes

  • Capable of conducting in-person inspections at industrial facilities

  • Developing business with new and existing clients in the service area of IH/EHS while collaborating within Golder to expand work to these clients into service areas beyond IH/EHS

  • Actively mentoring staff across the organization to develop their IH/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

  • Providing senior technical leadership in management of local, regional, and potentially global IH/EHS programs, including client & project management and contributing to strategic planning


  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Science, Engineering, or similar discipline

  • Minimum 10 years EHS experience with a working knowledge of federal, state, and local IH/EHS regulations, including those related to occupational health & safety assessments and programs

  • Excellent verbal, writing, and organizational skills combined with leadership ability, a positive attitude, and ability to work both independently and within groups

  • Strong attention to detail; accuracy is essential

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products

  • Understanding the importance of health & safety as a top priority and an enthusiasm to participate in Golder’s associated programs


  • Master's degree in Health & Safety, Environmental, Science, Engineering, or similar discipline

  • Professional certification such as CSP, CIH, PE, CHMM or equivalent

  • Experience with:

  • Audits and EHS management systems (e.g., ISO 14001 and ISO 45001)

  • Developing and auditing health & safety programs in manufacturing settings

  • Environmental permitting and reporting

  • Business development and client service management with a proven track record of developing project opportunities and maintaining successful client relationships

  • Strong existing client relationships and professional contacts

  • Submittal of a cover letter with your application is appreciated

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Employee owned structure

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring, and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 7,000 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.

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, individuals with disabilities or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

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Title: Senior Project Industrial Hygienist

Location: WA-REDMOND


Requisition ID: 20001902