EHS Coordinator

Posted on 4/30/2024



51-200 employees

Develops hypersonic and autonomous aircraft



Jacksonville, FL, USA

  • Bachelor’s degree in occupational health and safety, Environmental Science, Aviation Management, or related field.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in environmental, health, and safety roles, preferably in the aviation or aerospace industry.
  • Strong knowledge of federal, state, and local regulations governing environmental, health, and safety practices.
  • Experience developing and implementing safety programs, policies, and procedures.
  • Familiarity with aviation-specific safety practices, including those related to jet engine testing and maintenance.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage with employees at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Professional certifications such as Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and other relevant software applications.
  • Must be able to travel to other Hermeus locations as well as new “prospect” sites.
  • Experience working with DOD, DOT, FAA and NTSB a plus.
  • Must be able to pass a background check.
  • OSHA certifications highly preferred.
  • Collaborate with the EHS Manager to develop, implement, and maintain comprehensive environmental, health, and safety programs in accordance with regulatory requirements and industry best practices.
  • Stay current on industry trends, regulatory changes, and emerging safety issues related to aviation and jet engine testing.
  • Conduct regular risk assessments and audits to identify potential hazards and implement appropriate preventative measures.
  • Ensure compliance with all federal, state, and local regulations involving occupational safety and health, waste management, environmental regulatory compliance, chemical control, industrial hygiene, and fire safety.
  • Lead and conduct training sessions for employees to promote awareness and understanding of EHS practices and procedures.
  • Investigate incidents, accidents, and near-misses, identifying root causes and implementing corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate EHS considerations into the design and development of products and processes.
  • Monitor and report key EHS performance metrics to senior management, providing recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • Develop emergency response plans and ensure preparedness for various potential crises or environmental emergencies.
  • Perform Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Safety Reviews, issue Hot Work Permits and ensure all contractors meet safety standards.

Hermeus is dedicated to building cutting-edge hypersonic aircraft that can reach speeds up to Mach 5, powered by an innovative turbine-based combined cycle engine that integrates advanced propulsion technologies. The company also pioneers in autonomous aircraft for defense, setting a benchmark in rapid, efficient, and secure aerospace solutions. Working at Hermeus means joining a forward-thinking team committed to redefining aerospace limits, with a focus on safety, precision, and groundbreaking advancement in flight technology.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



Atlanta, Georgia



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Paid family leave

Employer-paid health care

Stock options

Competitive salary


Team bonding