Global Manager of Assurance, Environmental Health, Safety and Sustainability

  • Google
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Apr 19, 2019
Full time EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Sustainability

Job Description

London, UK; Dublin, Ireland

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science or Engineering field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in delivering EHS Management Systems and creation and delivery of Assurance Programs.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master's or PhD degree in Science or Engineering.
  • Experience in Program Management and Delivery.
  • Knowledge of the application of EHS legislation globally.

About the job

The Data Center team designs and operates some of the most sophisticated electrical and HVAC systems in the world. As a Environmental & Safety Technician, you monitor and support all environmental, health and safety (EHS) activities at Google's data centers. You take ownership of the EHS programs for data center operations and are at the forefront of best-in-class environmental/safety practices. In addition, you ensure that contractors deliver quality services and that problems are identified and properly corrected quickly. You bring the ideas of our Data Center EHS team to life and develop creative approaches to improve performance and efficiency.

As the Global Manager of Assurance, Environmental Health, Safety and Sustainability, you'll help build and operate the safest, most environmentally sustainable data centers in the world. You will ensure the EHS Audit and Assurance program is globally relevant and providing key information and learning for the organization and you'll develop strategy and set functional policy and direction. You will also engage relevant stakeholders within the company on intelligence from the assurance activities to enable informed decision making.

Additionally, you will identify and lead teams of auditors, both internal and external, to deliver the assurance program - identifying the required resources. You will also, oversee any global certification programs; evaluating the business value current and future international certification program.

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.


  • Manage and delegate multiple operations for high-impact and/or complex projects.
  • Be responsible for development of strategic training programs and leads implementation efforts on a global level.
  • Identify, create and measure key metrics to be used in managing and mitigating risks.
  • Plan complex EHS initiatives that apply to Google Data Center regionally or globally.
  • Participate in strategic planning to align EHS programs with Google Data Center goals.

Remember to say you found this opportunity at