Jim Marschner has been named environmental, health and safety (EH&S) manager of national architecture, engineering and planning firm Bergmann. In his new company-wide role, Marschner’s responsibilities include developing, implementing and maintaining EH&S management programs, elevating employee awareness of EH&S issues and procedures, providing day-to-day support for Bergmann offices and teams, educating and training staff, and visiting job sites and offices for safety assessments.
“In addition to his operational and project responsibilities, Jim has taken the initiative to effectively educate and manage EH&S issues across the firm for many years,” said Jennie M. Muscarella, director of organizational development and general counsel, Bergmann. “Given Bergmann’s commitment to its people, it is a natural progression for Jim to concentrate his efforts in this area and continuously provide better protection for our greatest asset.”
Based at Bergmann’s headquarters in Rochester, New York, Marschner most recently served as a senior discipline specialist-EH&S. His extensive EH&S experience over the past 30 years includes corporate and site health and safety management, environmental due diligence, operations and systems management, coordination and management of subsurface investigations, indoor air quality assessment and sampling, and hazardous materials and contaminated waste studies. Marschner joined Bergmann in 2000.
Marschner has completed coursework and training at the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) RIT Education Center, is an Authorized OSHA Construction Outreach Trainer and has completed certificates as a Construction Safety & Health Specialist and Safety Professional. He is an Authorized Instructor for Safe Land and Safe Gulf programs with PEC Safety and a Railroad Worker Trainer with RWT. He is licensed by the NYS Department of Labor as an Asbestos Inspector, Asbestos Project Designer and Mold Assessor. In addition, he is a licensed Asbestos Inspector in Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia, Indiana, Iowa and Missouri.
About Bergmann For nearly four decades, Bergmann architects, engineers and planners have been delivering results to clients across the United States and Canada. This team of more than 400 professional and technical staff spans the Northeast, Midwest and Atlantic regions. Bergmann develops connections with partners and communities to create dynamic, creative solutions that will stand the test of time, while promoting environmental and functional sustainability. Projects in the Bergmann portfolio range from major buildings and commercial developments to critical transportation infrastructure and community planning.