Washington River Protection Solutions Industrial Hygienist in Richland, Washington

TitleIndustrial Hygienist

Position Number29086

CompanyWA River Protection Solutions

Location2750E/200E

Posted02/09/2017

Closes02/23/2017

Regular/TemporaryRegular

Job Responsibilities/Duties

Working independently, performs program implementation and strategic planning using a graded approach. Directs the preparation and maintenance of safety & health programs, standards, procedures and policies to support the safe and healthy work environment at the Tank Operations Contract. Serves as the central point of contact for multiple IH programs, assists with IH professional employee development, and advises the IH Program Manager and Safety & Health Manager on strategic program alignment and implementation efforts relating to DOE standards, OSHA, NIOSH, AIHA, and other industry best practices. Contributes to development of new concepts, techniques, and standards. Considered expert in field within the organization.Comply with WRPS policies and proceduresEnsure ISMS Principles are incorporated into organization's activities

Required Qualifications

BS Degree in Industrial Hygiene or a related scientific field such as Chemistry, Physics, Public Health and/or Biology plus 10 years of experience in Industrial Hygiene, Safety or an engineering or scientific discipline.

Desired Qualifications

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills needed to facilitate project milestones. Must be able to clearly and concisely communicate to peers and management.Must take prompt action to accomplish assigned objectives and understand/identify issues and opportunities. Advanced degree is preferred. Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) preferred.

Relocation Funding ProvidedYes

U.S. Citizenship RequiredYes

Clearance RequiredNo

Job ClassificationExempt

Shift Work RequiredNo

This contractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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