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Global Environmental Health and Safety Construction Manager



Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 23, 2023

Note: By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following: Mountain View, CA, USA; Atlanta, GA, USA; New York, NY, USA; San Francisco, CA, USA.


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, Occupational Health and Safety, Earth Science, a related discipline, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 15 years of experience in Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS), including construction EHS oversight and management.
  • 10 years of experience in program or project management.
  • 7 years of experience in a leadership role.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Certification from Board of Certified Safety Professionals or equivalent agency.
  • Experience communicating with Federal, State, and Local Authorities regarding EHS issues.
  • Experience managing contractors and remote employees.
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams including design, engineering, construction, operations, and regulatory authorities.
  • Experience leading large cross-functional teams to align and deliver technical projects.
  • Knowledge of cloud operations, facilities management, engineering, and construction.

About the job

As the Global Environmental Health and Safety Construction Manager, you will set the strategic direction globally and ensure the implementation and conformance of Google's EHS requirements. You will cover a broad range of activities that include people management, strategic planning, interfacing, coaching, advising, technical support within construction, and operations.
Safety is our top priority and we strive to bring long-lasting value to the entire lifecycle of our data center builds to create an environment where all workers return home safely. Google fosters a proactive Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) culture by establishing clear expectations, open communication, engagement of all workers, safe work behaviors, and continual improvement. We will build and resource a program that affects every worker that comes on our sites and continues to live on with them at home and throughout their careers.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $203,000-$299,000 + bonus + equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process.Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only, and do not include bonus, equity, or benefits. Learn more about benefits at Google.


  • Set the strategic global plan for the Data Center Construction EHS program.
  • Work with the global construction EHS team, Data Center Services Managers, and other key stakeholders to manage various construction project EHS aspects associated with new site planning, development, and expansion allowing for a more timely and thorough EHS implementation and enforcement.
  • Take ownership of global construction EHS programs for data center builds, third-party data centers, offsite capital construction, and other related construction activities, and be an EHS advisor to Google stakeholders.
  • Monitor global EHS trends and intervene/improve where needed.
  • Manage and mentor direct reports and the wider team.

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