About John Boilard
John joined SME’s subsidiary, Environmental Safety & Health Associates (ESHA), in 2020, bringing over 35 years of experience in the Industrial Hygiene and Health and Safety field. He performs Indoor Air Quality and Industrial Hygiene investigations for residential, commercial, and industrial sites, as well as hospitals and governmental facilities.
John has extensive expertise in OSHA regulatory requirements, asbestos surveys, hazard recognition, hazardous material labeling, emergency response procedures, and contamination control techniques. He also has education and experience related to mechanical engineering and drafting; architectural design and drafting; general building construction; metallurgy; health and safety; and industrial hygiene assessment and sampling.
While employed previously by the Department of Defense, John was a registered emergency responder with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Maine Emergency Management Agency (MEMA).
Outside of work, John enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking and entertaining, gardening, hiking/biking, attending sporting events, exploring the U.S. and the world, and being “Pop Pop” to his grandson.