Jay Gaubatz, CSP, CET

Director of Business Development

Jay is the Director of Business Development in the firm’s Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Department. Jay has extensive experience in the recycling, chemical, food and beverage, heavy manufacturing, and service industries. Jay has over 16 years of EHS auditing and compliance support experience working for various Fortune 100 and 500 Companies in the US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, China, England, Scotland, Belgium, Netherlands and Germany. Jay has designed and implemented many compliance programs including LOTO, confined space, combustible dust, job safety analysis/PPE, hearing conservation, guarding, HazCom, industrial trucks, etc. He has managed over 50 inspections by OSHA throughout his career and has a clear understanding of compliance and enforcement. Jay also has extensive experience rolling out Safety Engagement and Ergonomic Programs and has presented at National Conferences such as National VPPPA, PRISM and Applied Ergonomics throughout his career. Jay has taken facilities through the Federal and State operated Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) and STAR programs, e.g., CALOSHA. Jay is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Environmental Safety & Health Trainer (CET) Chartered Member (UK) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (CMIOSH). Jay earned his Bachelor of Science in Industrial Environmental Health & Safety Management from Ferris State University, a MBA from Walsh College in 2005 and a Masters in Finance from Walsh College in 2009.