Current Open Position

Current Open Positions

Bay Environmental Strategies, Inc. (BAY) has an immediate opening for a Safety Technician. The position will directly support H&S Project Managers providing services to existing BAY clientele. This position offers a great opportunity to gain experience in the H&S field with the ability to advance.

The position requires a strong understanding of OSHA health & safety, DOT, and hazardous materials regulations. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to be self-motivated, to work independently, communicate clearly to different types of clients, perform necessary activities, problem solve, take on new tasks, and work well in groups. Generally, travel is within two hour’s radius of Green Bay; but project work may dictate statewide travel. A valid driver’s license is required. A Bachelor of Science/Arts degree is required; however, an Associate’s Degree will be accepted if sufficient, relevant work experience.

BAY is a EH&S consulting firm headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Our client base is located primarily within northeastern and central Wisconsin. BAY is able to offer competitive salary compensation with a SIMPLE retirement plan, PTO, and mileage reimbursement. To apply for the position, please forward a cover letter and resume demonstrating how your interest in the position and ability to meet the general requirements. Cover letter and resume shall be sent to

Jim Rabideau

Jim Rabideau, PG PSS

President & Senior Project Manager

Jim RabideauJim has been assisting his industrial, mining, and real estate development clientele in maintaining compliance with the ever changing environmental regulations. He has a wide range of experience ranging from air permitting, reclamation planning, storm water permitting to investigating potential environmental risks associated with acquisition of properties and businesses.

Jim has an Earth Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. He is also registered with the State of Wisconsin as a Professional Geologist & Soil Scientist. Along with his partners, Noel and Dennis, Jim founded BAY in 2001 with the goal of providing turn-key EHS consulting services.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Industrial Compliance
  • Nonmetallic Mining
  • Investigations & Remediation
  • Environmental Site Assessments

Michelle Stefens

Michelle Stefens

Administrative Assistant

Michelle StefensMichelle has been with BAY as an Administrative Assistant since 2010. She keeps the BAY team organized and is an expert in creating reports in a quick manner. Since joining BAY, Michelle has attended “The Conference for Administrative Assistants” to better her success in juggling multiple projects and demands.


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Areas of Expertise

  • Contract Administration
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Report Production

Ron VanHandel

Ron VanHandel

Project Manager

Ron VanHandelRon has more than 20 years of diversified environmental consulting experience. Ron specializes in industrial compliance and has extensive experience with Air Permitting, Air Dispersion Modeling, Storm Water, Environmental Reporting, Due Diligence Site Assessments, and Compliance Auditing.

Ron’s experience also includes: managing the design, installation, & start-up of numerous thermal and catalytic air pollution control systems; development of Petroleum SPCC Plans; and providing on-site or group training for: storm water, SPCC, and other environmental programs.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Industrial Compliance
  • Air Quality – Air Permitting
  • Storm Water
  • Due Diligence
  • Environmental Reporting