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Environmental sustainability at Google. At Google, our values reflect our belief in the fundamental importance of inclusion, openness, science, and commitment to the environment. Operating our business in an environmentally sustainable way has been a core value since our founding. 

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Google Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Aug 16, 2018
Full time
Google Data Center teams design and operate some of the most sophisticated electrical and HVAC systems in the world. As an Environment, Health & Safety Technician, you oversee compliance by Google employees and contractors with EHS procedures. Your goal is to ensure environmental protection, pollution prevention, health, and safety for all Googlers and Google facilities. Your proactive approach means you are consistently working to improve data center environmental, health, and safety (EHS) performance. You meet and manage all EHS legal requirements while monitoring and supporting all facilities activity at Google's data centers, and always operate according to best-in-class environmental practices. In emergency situations or abnormal conditions, you respond to data center EHS issues and incidents to minimize the impact. The Environmental & Research Safety Manager is part of the EHS (Environment, Health and Safety) Management team and oversees environmental due diligence processes, indoor and outdoor air quality programs, hazardous material management and the implement industrial hygiene solutions throughout the research and development endeavors. You'll provide support to our research enterprise and help keep our Googlers safe. You'll collaborate with our Research and Facilities Management team to create risk assessment plans and deploy innovative safety strategies. You believe that safety is about finding ways to enable safe research in an organization that encourages risk taking and innovation. From keeping Googlers safe and secure to managing disruptive events, the ability to anticipate, deter, detect, and act are the pillars of Google’s Global Security and Resilience Services (GSRS) team. As a member of GSRS you will help develop a culture where safety, security and resiliency are integrated into every facet of Google, including the creative process. You will help us continually identify, evaluate and monitor enterprise risks that could affect business activities and provide business leaders the information they need to make critical decisions. You'll collaborate with cross-functional teams to create innovative strategies and develop best in class programs that drive sustainable effectiveness. Responsibilities Establish a culture of safety through communications and awareness, standards, policies and practices. Work with research units to integrate safety into research operations and promote safe work practices based on regulatory requirements and best management practices. Oversee environmental site assessments (Phase I and II ESAs) and other site investigation/characterization processes. Provide efficient and quality services that ensure the safe and compliant generation, minimization, collection and removal of regulated waste. Collaborate with other groups within Google (HR, Legal, etc.) and outside of Google (Emergency Services and Departments of Environmental Health, etc.) regarding daily operations and planning, identifying safety deficiencies and appropriate enhancements to ensure performance to our standards and compliance with regulations. Qualifications Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Natural Science, Industrial Hygiene or any other related field of study or equivalent practical experience. Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) 5 years of experience as an environmental manager/consultant and/or regulatory experience. 3 years of leadership, supervisory or managerial experience. Preferred qualifications: Certified Hazardous Material Manager (CHMM). Laser Safety Officer Radiation Safety Officer Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Google Mountain View, CA, USA
Aug 16, 2018
Full time
In this role, you will direct the global Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) functions by developing and implementing strategies based on risk-aversion that focus to keep our Googlers safe while they innovate. From keeping Googlers safe and secure to managing disruptive events, the ability to anticipate, deter, detect, and act are the pillars of Google’s Global Security and Resilience Services (GSRS) team. As a member of GSRS you will help develop a culture where safety, security and resiliency are integrated into every facet of Google, including the creative process. You will help us continually identify, evaluate and monitor enterprise risks that could affect business activities and provide business leaders the information they need to make critical decisions. You'll collaborate with cross-functional teams to create innovative strategies and develop best in class programs that drive sustainable effectiveness. Responsibilities Direct the vision, strategy and execution plan for the Environmental Health & Safety team and collaborate cross-region, cross-team and cross-function. Guide internal business leaders on global environmental, health and safety regulatory compliance as it relates to real estate acquisition, development, and facilities operations - including research and development, manufacturing, retail and enterprise. Interpret global safety standards and regulatory requirements and develop strategies for sustained compliance and management of risk. Establish risk mitigation goals and develops metrics, dashboards and/or scorecards to track/communicate/drive progress. Qualifications Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience. 15 years of related work experience. Experience directing compliance within research and development and laboratory environments. Preferred qualifications : Strong credible partner capable of negotiating successful outcomes with business leaders, while remaining flexible to alternate approaches with changing business priorities. Excellent communication and project management skills, including leading teams, producing and maintaining timelines, managing multiple commitments and assembling project information into clear and concise written reports. Demonstrated ability to set the vision and lead complex operational and strategic initiatives. Strong analytical, quantitative, and qualitative skill set combined with account planning knowledge; passion for developing insights on user based behavior. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Google Mountain View, CA, USA
Jul 23, 2018
Full time
Google's projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus while being able to dive into the unique engineering challenges we face daily. As a Technical Program Manager at Google, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary engineering projects using your engineering expertise. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating them to project stakeholders. You're equally at home explaining your team's analyses and recommendations to executives as you are discussing the technical trade-offs in product development with engineers. As the Technical Program Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring that Google Consumer Hardware products meet all applicable carrier hardware standards requirements and follow industry best practices. You will work closely with Compliance Counsels, Product Design Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Wireless Engineers, Manufacturing Partners, Supply Chain and Operations to ensure Google Consumer Hardware products are in full compliance. In addition to supporting product development, you will also be able to help shape Google's best practices and processes certifying new products. Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Only one thing consistently stands in the way between our users and the world's information—hardware. Our Consumer Hardware team researches, designs, and develops new technologies and hardware to make our user's interaction with computing faster, more powerful, and seamless. Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, our Consumer Hardware team is making people's lives better through technology. Responsibilities Drive environmental requirements across development teams, testing labs, suppliers and manufacturing partners. Troubleshoot compliance issues, coordinating solutions with internal and external engineering teams, and partners/suppliers. Define and oversee hardware certification test requirements and validate testing reports for accuracy, completeness, and ensure all mandatory requirements are properly accounted for in filing packages. Communicate certification status and issues in a clear, succinct and timely manner to all impacted teams. Qualifications Minimum qualifications : BA/BS degree in Engineering, or equivalent practical experience. 5 years of experience with energy efficiency (e.g. Energy Star, ErP, US DOE, etc). 2 years of experience with consumer electronics. Experience working with one other regulatory/voluntary certification activities including but not limited to; UL (safety), CE, EMC (FCC), RF (FCC) and others. Preferred qualifications : MS or PhD degree in an Engineering or technical field. Experience in toxicology and biocompatibility of material (e.g. ISO 10993, skin sensitization, global textile compliance etc). Experience with regulatory processes related to and launching mass produced consumer electronics. Experience coordinating team members from multiple disciplines to complete required compliance processes and documentation. Understanding of Design for sustainability concepts: extension of useful life, serviceability, recycling, post-consumer recycled content, bio-based materials or Life cycle assessment (LCA). Familiarity with voluntary initiatives: EPEAT, UL 110, retailer sustainability requirements etc. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Google NYC, NY, USA
Jul 23, 2018
Full time
The Regional Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Manager is part of the global Environmental Health, and Safety Team with the primary responsibility of implementing Google’s Global Safety Management Framework in our Americas offices. You will partner with various departments, focusing to develop cross functional solutions for Security, Facilities, Risk Management, Human Resources, Employment Legal and Product area stakeholders. From keeping Googlers safe and secure to managing disruptive events, the ability to anticipate, deter, detect, and act are the pillars of Google’s Global Security and Resilience Services (GSRS) team. As a member of GSRS you will help develop a culture where safety, security and resiliency are integrated into every facet of Google, including the creative process. You will help us continually identify, evaluate and monitor enterprise risks that could affect business activities and provide business leaders the information they need to make critical decisions. You'll collaborate with cross-functional teams to create innovative strategies and develop best in class programs that drive sustainable effectiveness. Responsibilities Oversee the deployment of Google’s Global Environmental Health and Safety framework within the region. Assist Facilities and local safety liaisons to integrate localized environmental health safety guidelines, programs and training. Assist in emergency response program delivery (First Aid/CPR training, building evacuation team, general emergency response planning). Coordinate regional risk assessments with local and remote facilities teams; recommend corrective actions and assist the relevant management to achieve closure. Conduct hazard assessments and provide mitigation guidance in accordance to established business practices. Qualifications Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience. 7 years of experience in evaluating, reducing, and communicating safety risks. Preferred qualifications: Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH). Experience in developing and implementing Environmental Health and Safety programs, procedures, associated training, guidance documents, and job aids. Knowledge of local, state, and federal safety regulations and standards in United States and Canada. Knowledge with Industrial Hygiene principles. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and ability to perform in a highly complex and ambiguous environment. Excellent problem solving and analytical skills. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Google Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 23, 2018
Full time
Google's projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus. As a Program Manager at Google, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating goals to project stakeholders. Your projects often span offices, time zones and hemispheres, and it's your job to keep all the players coordinated on the project's progress and deadlines. As a Program Manager for the Data Center Environmental, Health and Safety team (DCEHS), you'll be responsible for supporting new site acquisition and growth for Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) programs from initial due diligence to management system implementation, environmental compliance programs and global oversight. You will ensure all EHS challenges are identified and addressed by working collaboratively with multiple cross-functional teams. You will also provide program leadership and oversight to new EHS initiatives. Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We're always on call to keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible. Responsibilities Identify and evaluate operational EHS risks, assessing the impact to the business; analyzes risk scenarios to determine their potential impact to the business and design/lead programs to mitigate those risks. Conduct assessments of existing EHS programs to ensure alignment with our regional strategy, including analyzing EHS business risks and identifying, describing and estimating efficiencies to be gained through established programs. Assess EHS training needs based on identified operational risks and ensures that workforce training activities are provided to meet business and legislative requirements. Investigate and analyze incident reports involving work‐related injuries and illnesses and recommend measures to prevent recurrence. Manage the regional portfolio of EHS initiatives and programs for all local operations and regional initiatives. Maintains environmental permits/programs to ensure compliance with applicable regulations. Qualifications Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree in technical or business related field, or equivalent practical experience. Experience in designing and implementing systems to manage EHS operational risks. Experience working in project management. Ability to travel up to 25% of the time. Preferred qualifications: BS degree in Occupational Health and Safety or related discipline, or equivalent practical experience. Certification from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals or equivalent agency. Experience in communicating with Federal, State and Local Authorities regarding EHS issues. Knowledge of Facilities Management, Engineering and Construction. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com