AECOM Health & Safety Manager in New York, New York
United States of America - New York, New York
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Environment, Health& Safety (EHS) Manager for immediate employment for the NYC, NY office to develop and manage EHS consulting services and initiatives in support of various client services.
Projects may include providing environment, health and safety services to various clients. EHS services include EHS compliance audits, hazardous material survey (asbestos and lead) programs, development of abatement plans, environmental site assessments, environmental compliance monitoring, preparation of technical reports, and corresponding with state regulatory agencies on behalf of clients.
Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:
Business development activities to market EHS services to clients
Experience in conducting EHS audits, indoor air quality, health & safety consulting, Process Safety Auditing, and industrial hygiene services
Participate in large, specialized, complex project or multiple projects
Conducting Health and Safety audits in general industry as well as at construction sites
Preparing/updating health and safety documents associated with various OSHA programs
Monitoring and prevention of hazards and diseases that could be found in the work area
Investigating accidents, injuries and complaints concerning hazards and productivity in the workplace
Planning and conducting employee Health and Safety training and emergency preparedness
Maintaining adequate records of pertinent data and compiling required reports on individual job occupational injury and illness experience
Providing support in the development, coordination and implementation of industrial hygiene programs
Performing environmental sampling and testing of water, soil and air
Conducting Phase I Environmental Site Assessments and preparing compliance reports
Inspecting industrial and municipal facilities and programs to evaluate operational effectiveness and ensure compliance with environmental regulations
Preparing, reviewing, and updating of environmental investigation and recommendation reports
Providing technical assistance to office and field operations to ensure compliance with applicable federal, state, and/or Company environmental, safety and health regulations
May be responsible for multiple Health & Safety duties on a small project or as a specialist on larger projects
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to those stated above
Market, sell and manage asbestos and lead survey and monitoring services
Evaluate existing engineering controls and personal protective equipment to recommend solutions to minimize worker exposure
Conduct safety walk-through surveys in industrial and shop area develop prioritized sampling and analysis plan based on observed health hazards and site conceptual models
Oversee routine and non-routine IH and environmental compliance related sampling and analysis
Evaluate IH and environmental monitoring plans and reports for completeness, appropriateness and accuracy
Write reports summarizing the results of sampling activities
Develop and conduct basic shop-level training &/or sample results presentation
Implement policies and procedures to assure awareness of and compliance with health and safety requirements of clients, as well as AECOM
May develop and conduct employee field /industrial safety and emergency preparedness training
Development of junior staff and career advancement support, including hiring additional staff to support the H&S program as necessary
Support business development and the current EH&S services being implemented at the client site
Interface and network with clients and local contractor community organizations
Bachelor’s Degree preferably in safety, industrial hygiene, science or engineering
8+ years of relevant experience including Health & Safety, IH or environmental assessment (exposure)
Proven abilities in the area of Client Relations and Business Development.
Experienced in compliance OSHA regulations at 29 CFR 1910 and construction safety at 29 CFR 1926 regulations
Be current with existing and proposed changes in US occupational health and safety regulations
Ability to work directly with clients, understand their expectations and meet project requirements
Solid experience mentoring junior IH/IH techs
Experience that demonstrates solid background in industrial hygiene concepts, principles, and practices to evaluate physical and chemical hazards such as noise, heavy equipment, construction, ventilation, VOCs, metal fumes
Must be a “seller doer” responsible for growing the EHS compliance services business in the New York City Metro region.
Ability utilizing and calibrating industrial hygiene measurement equipment such as personal sampling pumps, anemometers, vibration analyzers and IAQ monitors to evaluate chemical/physical stresses in the field
Possess thorough worksite hazard assessment and documentation skills coupled with solid technical writing ability
Ability carry out routine and non-routine IH surveys
Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test
Must have Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) or Certified Safety Professional (CSP) credentials
Strong knowledge of federal, state and local regulations to include OSHA, EPA, NYCDEP, DEC, and NJDEP regulations is required.
Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required
Proficiency in the areas of environmental compliance air, water and waste;
Proficiency in construction, occupational and process safety
Critical thinking, communication skills, and problem solving abilities
Awareness of project management techniques and budgeting skills.
Experience working with Federal, State, and/or Local regulatory agency personnel on the implementation of waste management programs
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category Safety / Health
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 196464BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.