EHS Compliance Leader - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - California, San Jose

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Compliance Leader who will develop client opportunities and facilitate global growth in the High Tech sector.

This senior position will be attached to our West region, which includes California, Oregon, and Washington; however, the successful candidate will be responsible for global client development and delivery. The position will require working directly with clients and technical staff to deliver best in class services, therefore excellent communication skills and the ability to develop and manage highly functioning teams are key attributes for the successful candidate.

The preferred location of this position is the San Jose / Bay Area.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leading client development activities, including business development, proposal generation, and strategic planning for AECOM’s High Tech sector clients based in the Bay Area and within the West Region.

  • Leveraging multi-disciplinary EHS program teams to foster EHS business development activities.

  • Supervising and coordinating EHS consulting teams including scientists, engineers and/or technicians to provide technical and regulatory assistance on environmental- and safety-related compliance projects, safety management system development and implementation, safety oversight, industrial hygiene monitoring, and environmental and/or safety auditing.

  • Fostering and developing positive client relationships through customer care initiatives and delivery of high quality client services.

  • Developing and implementing EHS compliance assurance programs including procedures, plans, permit applications, and reports.

  • Conducting training, field coaching, and assessment for safety performance improvement projects.

  • Providing on-site EHS program and compliance support at client facilities.

  • Managing multiple projects within scope/budget/schedule expectations and ensure quality standards on project deliverables.

  • Supporting other Project Managers to effectively manage and deliver projects.

  • Managing>$5M EHS programs

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS in Engineering, Environmental Science, Safety or other EHS related discipline + 8 Years of Relevant Experience or AA/AS (US) 10 Years of Relevant Experience or HS/GED + 12 Years of Relevant Experience

Must have a valid U.S. Drivers' License

Must be able to travel as needed for client and project requirements.

Due to the nature of some clients, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certification in field: CIH, CHMM, CSP, CPEA, PE or similar registration highly desirable.

  • Compliance auditing experience.

  • 14+ years' experience

  • 6+ years’ experience leading global programs or project for hi-tech sector clients.

  • 3+ years’ experience developing and reporting program or project KPIs/SLAs and metrics to client project or leadership teams.

  • Experience developing and implementing program workflows and communicating workflow requirements to clients and teams.

  • Strong experience with EHS data management, including data mining, trending and analysis.

  • Ability to execute and manage tasks or projects independently.

  • Ability to multi-task, maintain flexibility, travel, and work independently with minimal supervision.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 236823BR

Additional Locations US - Oakland, CA - 300 Lakeside Drive, US - San Francisco, CA - 600 Montgomery Street

Clearance Required No

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.