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Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Practice Lead

Arcadis U.S.Inc.
Boston, MA 02109
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Arcadis is seeking an Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Practice Lead. This position can be based out of any of our Eastern US office locations.

The EHS Community of Practice (CoP) Lead will be responsible for the continued growth and development of the EHS CoP in North America. Building on Arcadis' strong market position, this role is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to drive continued expansion of our EHS practice by further refining our current solutions and developing new, innovative EHS solutions to our clients.

In this role, you will be responsible for driving innovation and technical excellence through the CoP, leading strategic business development opportunities, and delivering EHS compliance, assurance, and management system solutions to clients across multiple market sectors. These results will be achieved in close collaboration with Market Sector Leaders, Account Leaders, and EHS technical experts in North America.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Strategy: In collaboration with the EHS&S Technical Solutions Leader and Market Sectors Leaders, support development and execution of a sustainable growth-oriented strategy for EHS services using your knowledge of client and sector business needs.
  • Solutions: Further develop current EHS solutions through standardization and digitalization to differentiate our services, better position us in the market, or improve business efficiency. Engage EHS practitioners and partners to innovate new solutions to meet client needs.
  • Business development: Working with Market Sector Leader, Account Leaders, and EHS technical experts, provide business development support with a focus on expanding relationships with key clients. Serve as point of contact to help build proposal and project teams for opportunities. Support development of marketing materials to position and promote Arcadis and develop relevant and up-to-date case studies to highlight our capabilities.
  • Project Delivery: Lead the implementation of large, complex EHS programs and projects, managing multidisciplinary teams and working to ensure delivery standards meet client expectations. Develop and share best practices, methodologies, and common tools to increase business efficiency.
  • People Leadership: Lead and mentor a well-defined, active CoP community for our EHS technical staff. Keep our EHS staff at the leading edge by driving technical skills development (knowledge and capabilities). Maintain an overview of national and global capabilities and resources for the discipline. Identify technical knowledge or capability gaps and develop and implement strategy to resolve those gaps.
  • Thought Leadership: Working with the EHS technical leaders, actively engage in external, client-facing forums that bring value to Arcadis and our clients (e.g., conferences, webinars, trainings, white papers, blogs, etc.). Promote knowledge and service delivery proposition, webinars, conference paper/presentations, articles.

About you:
  • Excellent, pragmatic knowledge of the application of EHS legislation, guidance and standards.
  • Exceptional ability to lead EHS discussions in a professional, sensitive and non-conflicting manner.
  • Proven experience in EHS inspection, auditing, permitting assessments and reporting, preferably within a consultancy environment with broad sector experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop new and expand existing client relationships, with experience positioning for, selling and implementing EHS programs.
  • Previous experience designing EHS solutions that meet client needs, balancing technical, commercial, and people considerations.
  • Write, oversee and guide the development of high-quality content as related to pursuits or projects.
  • Proven experience working in a collaborative, virtual and global work environment. #LI-JC1

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field including Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Geology, Engineering, or other science discipline.
  • 15 years of EHS professional experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in relevant field including Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Geology, Engineering, or other science discipline.
  • EHS certifications such as Management Systems Auditor (ISO 45000/14000/50000), Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS), Certified Professional Environmental Auditor (CPEA).

Why Choose Arcadis?

Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world's most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. Work alongside the industry's foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.

Now more than ever, businesses and governments recognize the need to incorporate environmental concerns into their decision making. As the leader in global environmental services, Arcadis has provided groundbreaking sustainable solutions for some of the world's most complex projects. We wrote the book on environmental remediation, and our experts continue to pioneer the development and application of cutting-edge approaches in environmental planning, site evaluation, environmental construction and strategic environmental consulting. We are encouraged to innovate, apply emerging technologies and develop better solutions through global learning opportunities and workshops. Our team improves quality of life for our clients and their communities. Join us today!

EEO statement

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Posted: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-08
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