Industrial Hygienist and Occupational Health

Jun 20, 2019

Industrial Hygienist and Occupational Health

The Industrial Hygienist and Occupational Health Leader will manage, coordinate, and implement Industrial Health and Occupational Health programs across the company. (3 sites).

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, Implement and Improve the IH and OH programs and standards.
  • Set clear expectations related to what is required by each facility to ensure compliance and establish a process to verify compliance
  • Provide hands-on expertise to implement and maintain IH/OH programs.
  • Ensure that IH Exposure Assessments and monitoring are performed and documented.
  • Assess site IH and OH needs and help develop action plans to address gaps that are identified.
  • Manage IH and OH consultant resources where required.
  • Work with the sites to complete the IH and OH portions of the self-assessment process.
  • Lead the Hearing Conservation and Ergonomics programs
  • Assist sites in identifying engineering controls, personal protective equipment and work practices to minimize potential occupational health risks.
  • Uses various IH tools and systems to assess potential health risks and resources where needed.
  • Maintain and Improve the hazardous chemical management processes.
  • Development, implementation and improvement of the asbestos program. Assist with identification processes, evaluated and controlled.
  • Oversee the Radiation Safety Programs and put a compliance verification process in place.
  • Promote and review capital projects in support of the IH and OH programs as necessary.
  • Provide support to the Product Stewardship programs as necessary.
  • Other duties as identified by manager

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in industrial hygiene, engineering, chemistry, safety, nursing or related science.
  • Minimum of 5-10 years working in industrial hygiene in a manufacturing environment. chemical or petrochemical environment is a plus
  • Minimum of 2 years in a lead role

 

Preferred Candidate Qualifications:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to provide timely and effective communications to all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to use influencing skills to accomplish goals and objectives
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals at all levels of an organization
  • Ability to prioritize work and handle multiple / varied tasks efficiently
  • Certification as a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH)
  • Self-motivated with strong initiative and bias for action
  • Uncompromising drive for excellence and willingness to escalate issues as needed

 

All interested candidates please send a resume to ashira@globalsearchgroup.com and give me a

Call at 954-435-4353 Ext 106

NOTE: The recruiter says the job is based in VA and PA, but they will consider allowing the IH to work from anywhere in the country (including Omaha).

Salary is $120,000 to $140,000 and it requires 50% travel.

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