US Regional Director - EHS (Construction/Engineering) Flexible US Location

Posted on 29 March 22 by Carol Hunt

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Job Description

DPS Group is a global engineering, consulting and project management company, serving high-tech industries around the world. DPS delivers services for clients across the complete engineering and construction value chain including feasibility studies, concepts, consulting, architecture, engineering, procurement, construction management, commissioning, qualification and validation; as well as client-side technical services.


DPS applies its extensive process engineering expertise built over 47 years, as well as significant Lean construction experience to assist clients in high-end process sectors such as pharmaceuticals, biotech and semiconductors to deliver manufacturing facilities speedily, safely and cost effectively. What sets the firm apart are the partnerships it builds with clients through a fundamental understanding of their businesses and its own agility, flexibility, original thinking and high-caliber people.


DPS has grown substantially in recent years and now employs more than 2,500 people in 18 offices and on client sites in Ireland, U.K., Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Switzerland, Israel, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, and the United States. For more information, visit

About the Role:

The US Regional Director, EH&S provides leadership, direction, development, and continuous improvement of the DPS safety culture through verbal and written communication. Responsible for frequent safety visits to job sites/client facilities, develops and conducts EH&S training programs, and provides safety coaching and mentoring to US Project Operations.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Act as a technical resource for construction management group.
  • Manage the EH&S Function across all US Project locations
  • Develop EH&S US strategy and execute programs to ensure all policies and processes are fully implemented and are in compliance with all applicable regulatory and company requirements.
  • Provide leadership and guidance with respect to education programs, roll-out and staff engagement with all EH&S procedures, guidelines and work instructions
  • Create and implement uniformed EH&S policies and procedures across all US project locations
  • Develop and conduct EH&S training to ensure consistency across all operations
  • Provide safety support for construction management projects as needed.
  • Review safety inspections and safety observations generated by field personnel and provide coaching to ensure continuous improvement.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent
  • 10 years related experience
  • Strong technical competency in EHS
  • Strong MS Office experience (Word, Excel, Powerpoint & Outlook)
  • Analytic thinking/skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Outstanding training and presentation skills
  • Flexible; able to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Well organised with excellent attention to detail.

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