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EHS Project Lead

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Date: Feb 18, 2021

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: LifeLabs

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Job Description

Reporting to the Director, Environmental Sustainability and Health & Safety, the Project Lead will be responsible for day-to-day management of priority projects and initiatives for the Environmental Sustainability and Health & Safety teams including those related to COVID-19 response efforts. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders to plan, design and execute all aspects of assigned projects according to project management principles.


  • Manage the implementation of projects, programs or services including the development of project scope, timing, cost, procurement, quality, communications, resources, implementation and risks
  • Build business cases, define and deliver of project plans and resources support program or service implementation, ensure effective project execution, and conduct project post-implementation review with a view to continuous improvement
  • Manage projects through the effective coordination of internal and external stakeholders, clearly defining and documenting key project parameters
  • Support organizational leaders to execute COVID-19 response efforts and other projects as assigned
  • Develop and implement strategies to facilitate timely execution of multiple, simultaneous projects
  • Provide subject matter expertise to various project teams through the use of project management methodologies and tools
  • Develop and maintain accurate project documentation
  • Prepare analyses, briefing notes, and presentations
  • Perform administrative and other responsibilities as required.




  • University degree in health in science, sustainability, environment or health & safety preferred but not required
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
  • Certification in Project Management preferred
  • Minimum 5 years related practical experience including experience with the planning, design, and execution of projects in a healthcare environment
  • Demonstrated skills in developing project plans and engaging a variety of stakeholders in the execution of these plans in an environment with multiple competing priorities
  • Demonstrated skill and experience leading large scale projects according to established timelines
  • Experience in healthcare sector
  • Strong ability to prioritize effectively and follow- through on deliverables and deadlines
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite
  • Excellent organizational, planning, and time management skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with experience collaborating with cross disciplines
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Superior communication (verbal and written) skills
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills. Proven track record of solid internal and external relationships, partnership development and strong leadership capacity.


LifeLabs is committed to building an inclusive environment and will provide accommodations in accordance with the AODA – Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please indicate in your application any accommodations you will require throughout the recruitment process.  Alternatively please contact our corporate offices main line to be directed to a member of the Talent Acquisition team at  (416) 675-4530. 


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