• Senior Project EHS Scientist

    Location US-Jacksonville, FL
    Posted Date 9 months ago(11/3/2017 4:20 PM)
    Job ID
    Area of Interest
    EN - EHS, H&S, and Industrial Hygiene (HS)
    Job Type
    Full Time
    # of Positions
    Education (Minimum)
    Bachelors Degree
    Experience (Years)
  • Job Responsibilities

    Ranked #16 in Engineering News Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms, Golder Associates is a respected, employee-owned, global company providing consulting, design, and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment, and the related areas of energy. From 160 offices worldwide, our more than 6000 employees work with clients to manage their environmental and engineering activities in a technically sound, economically viable, and socially responsible manner.

    Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a mid-level EHS Compliance and Management Scientist/Engineer for the Jacksonville, FL office, reporting to the EHS Team in Jacksonville, FL.

    This individual will provide technical support on a variety of EHS compliance projects including, but not limited to:


    • Conducting field assignments, such as performing EHS compliance audits, conducting training, chemical inventory assessments, Industrial Hygiene (IH) sampling, job hazard assessments, and similar assignments;
    • Developing programs, performing audits, and providing training to support clients’ ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 EHS management systems;
    • EHS compliance program support for industrial clients including developing procedures and permits, preparing and submitting periodic regulatory reports, and preparing EHS training programs;
    • Developing IH and Health & Safety (H&S) programs for clients with a primary focus on comprehensive IH services;
    • Preparing technical reports, including documentation of audits and field investigative procedures, data management and interpretation, and development of graphical and tabular presentation of data.


    This position requires travel to and work at client sites for information gathering and client meetings. This individual should expect to spend approximately 50% of their work time at client sites throughout the United States; each individual trip generally lasts 2 to 5 days for this position. This individual should be capable of conducting visual inspections at industrial facilities, including climbing ladders and walking up stairs. The individual will gain increasing responsibility for project and proposal management through training provided by Golder and will work closely with and support senior EHS compliance and management practitioners and project managers. Interacting with clients and regulators to meet task and budget requirements is a key to success in this position.

    Job Requirements

    • A minimum of five Years of related experience; experience in IH is preferred but not required
    • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Safety Engineering, or similar scientific discipline
    • Certification in field, including CSP, CHMM, CIH, or equivalent, depending on qualifications
    • Knowledge of and experience with reviewing and applying Federal, state, and local EHS regulations
    • Experience developing and auditing EHS programs in industrial settings preferred
    • Experience with EHS management systems, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001; formal auditor training is preferred
    • Project management experience
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including technical report writing and proposal writing
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products and web-based applications



    Additional Information

    Our Staff Benefit from:


    An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates
    Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth
    Employee mentoring program
    Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

    At Golder Associates, we strive to be the most respected global group specializing in ground engineering and environmental services. Employee-owned since our formation in 1960, we have created a unique culture with pride in ownership, resulting in long-term organizational stability. Our professionals take the time to build an understanding of our clients’ needs and of the specific environments in which they operate. Golder has experienced steady growth in the number of people we employ and our technical capabilities. We now employ over 6,000 people who operate from more than 160 offices across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.

    Golder Associates Statement

    Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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