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ALLEN W. BRIDGE
Surrey, B.C. VS B
Management Environmental Planner Environmental
Providing over years of experience
in project and team management, people development, and continuous quality
improvement. Skilled, team focused leader who maximizes organizational
effectiveness, ensuring efficiency and peopleoriented guidance that
Vancouver Coastal Health Authority
/ Fraser Health Authority
A consolidation of Lower Mainland
Regional Health Authorities providing a full range of health care services
to over . million people within the province of B.C., with more than
$ billion in funding.
Regional Director Environmental
Responsible for the Environmental Waste
Management programs throughout the Lower Mainland Health Authorities,
which included acute care facilities. This was initiated through
a combination of grassroots relationships and organizational strategic
planning. Geographically, the health authorities span from Hope
to Powell River and employ , staff and , volunteers.
in the planning, implementation and administration of the environmental
waste management programs through consistent regulatory compliance and
Developed and managed approximately
$ million budget for all environmental waste management programs within
these health authorities.
Improved overall recycling
programs by % within one year, through program standardization, contract
Developed, evaluated and
assisted in the awarding of the largest Confidential Shredding contract
for these health authorities.
Conducted regional regulatory
and source generation audits.
Effective vendor management
leading to operational and contractual efficiencies
Provincial Health Services Authority
/ Vancouver Coastal
Regional Manager Environmental
Multi Region Environmental management
position responsible for the strategic planning, development, coordination
and valuation of Environmental programs within the Provincial Health
Services and Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. This position
reported to an Executive Director and a Senior Director.
evaluated the first comprehensive waste management program for the Woman's
and Children's' Hospital.
Developed a comprehensive
regulatory compliance program for internal environmental waste management
Reduced the Woman's and
Children's' Hospital biomedical waste volumes by % in the first year
Conducted the first comprehensive
waste audit for the Woman's and Children's' Hospital
Implemented the first waste
water discharge compliance program
Consult on Waste Management and Environmental
Consulted, evaluated and
audited various waste management and safety programs.
Provided consultation, evaluation
of safety and waste programs.
Developed a comprehensive
waste management regulatory compliance program for a British Columbia
health care facility.
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL
Royal Roads University, Victoria, B.C.
of Arts Degree, Environment and Management
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
CSA Technical Committee Member, Standards
Development Committee member
Published, “Managing the Risks to
Healthcare Workers from Handling Antineoplastic Drugs”
Speaker, “Developing a Winning Waste Management Plan”, Sustainability
Operations Summit CoPresenter, “Coordinating
Waste Audits and Waste Reduction Plans” Eco Care Conference
Mentor and Leader of local Boy's Club,
Chairman, Airdrie Edge Gymnastics Club,