Dave Blaymires is GFEI's Corporate Health and Safety Manager as well as a Project Manager specializing in Soil Remediation and Abatement. Dave is committed to finding environmental solutions, having worked in the environmental field for 18 years, taking on a variety of roles and responsibilities both in the field and the office. Dave's responsibilities include the development and implementation of GFEI's HSE Policies, Procedures and Programs; employee training; managing remediation projects; and leading Spill Response Workshops.

Prior to Ground Force, among other positions in the environmental field, Dave held the position of Safety Instructor, teaching such topics as Confined Space Entry, Fall Protection, WHMIS, HAZWOPER as well as other safety courses relevant to the Environmental Construction field. His previous experience also included hands on and management experience in the field of Environmental Abatement - cleaning facilities of Mercury, PCBs, Isocyanides, Lead and Mould – and Emergency Spill Response.

Dave also worked for the Department of National Defense and Coast Guard in remote locations.