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Director, Environmental Health, and Safety

Boston, MA
about 2 months ago
Full time role

Company

Nexamp

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Nexamp is leading the transformation to the new energy economy with proven solutions for the deployment and operation of solar ...

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Job Description

Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is making a difference in our environment excite you? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Let’s make a difference together. Join our team! 

SUMMARY

The Director of EH&S is an experienced environmental, health and safety leader, with extensive construction worksite safety experience, as well as experience developing corporate EH&S procedures and standards. This includes identifying risks, developing mitigation plans, and driving a safe work culture in the office & field environment. In addition, the EH&S Director will foster a culture of continuous improvement and safe workplace habits. This individual will ensure that the company maintains compliance with all EH&S related country, federal, state, and local regulations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and implement long-term strategy and short-term plans for continuous improvement of the safety, health and environmental compliance program across all aspects of the Nexamp business operation; operations include Construction Management, Office & Business Operations, and Operation and Maintenance of Distributed Generation Photovoltaic installations with Battery Energy Storage Systems
  • Provide mentoring and direct management for a team of two (2) FTE Safety Professionals
  • C-Suite communications: Ensure EH&S strategic alignment with short-term and long-term business plans. Provide regular updates as needed to senior leadership
  • Ensure contracted partner companies operate with the same rigor and passion for safety and environmental protection as Nexamp
  • Ensure incidents are reported, investigated, under-go comprehensive root-cause analysis, and corrective actions implemented to minimize the likelihood of repeat occurrence throughout the Nexamp organization
  • Provide Crisis Management leadership and/or Incident Command leadership during times of need for the Nexamp organization

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety or closely related field
  • 10+ years of experience in Occupational Safety leadership, 3-5 years include Construction Safety leadership
  • Electrical Safety experience with NFPA 70E certification
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
  • Implementation and management of Safety Management Systems, e.g., ISO 45001
  • Photovoltaic and Battery Storage technology Safety Programs
  • Incident Command System (ICS), Incident Commander level training and experience
  • Fleet / Driver Safety

If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications, but see yourself contributing, please submit an application.  We encourage people from minority or marginalized groups to apply.

At Nexamp, our mission is building the future of energy, so it is clean, simple, and accessible for all. We believe a diverse team brings different perspectives and experiences, thus benefiting our work. We are committed to providing a work environment free from discrimination. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. By encouraging a culture where ideas and decisions come from all people, we believe it will help us grow, innovate, and be a part of environmental and social change.

PERKS & COMPENSATION

Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401(k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance starting day one; Flexible Paid Time Off and Holiday PTO; Commuter Benefits, Cell Phone Reimbursement; as well as a hybrid work environment, headquartered in Boston, MA with a fun, collaborative, downtown office! We provide healthy snacks, coffee, yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Please note that the Company requires all individuals in this position to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and remain up to date with COVID-19 vaccine boosters.  Vaccines must be authorized and/or approved by the FDA.  Individuals needing an exemption to this requirement due to medical, disability-related, or religious reasons may request an exemption.  The Company will engage in an interactive process to determine if an exemption to this requirement as a reasonable accommodation is appropriate. 

NEXAMP VALUES AND MISSION

Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible.

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.

 

Nexamp

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Nexamp is leading the transformation to the new energy economy with proven solutions for the deployment and operation of solar ...

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