AECOM Health & Safety Manager in Clifton, New Jersey

United States of America - New Jersey, Clifton

Job Summary

  • Performs various management, leadership, and people accountability responsibilities for a specific technical group or department.

  • Has full responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating technical assignments.

  • Generally requires multi-disciplinary knowledge of engineering.

  • Plans and develops engineering tasks concerned with unique or controversial problems. This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope and selection of problems for investigation and development of novel concepts and approaches.

  • Maintains liaison with units within the organization and individuals inside and outside of the organization.

  • Responsible for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to the field. Work at this level usually requires extensive progressive experience.

  • Works under minimal supervision. Supervision received is essentially administrative with assignments given in terms of broad general objectives and limits.

  • Manages group of engineers and/or technicians, coordinating activities of the unit.

Degree in engineering required.

Minimum Requirements

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications

  • 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

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 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. 199206BR

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.