Job Duties/Scope of Work
Industrial Hygienist will perform all work safely and in compliance with environmental obligations using the core functions and core elements of the Integrated Safety Management System/Environmental Management System (ISMS/EMS). This is a field position and will be assigned full time to support the MSA ESH&Q organization. Safety and Health deliverables include:
Be a resource to the supervisors and employees so everyone goes home injury free.* Provide good customer service and be imbedded into each organization that you are assigned to. * Provide technical support in the identification, evaluation, and control of occupational safety and health hazards.* Develop and assist line management and the safety committee in the effective implementation and compliance of the safety and health programs and procedures.* Perform Industrial Hygiene Baseline Hazard Assessments (exposure assessment evaluations) for all work groups. * Perform employee exposure monitoring.* Perform chemical procurement assessments.* Perform pre-job safety and health planning using the hazard analysis process. * Participate in safety meetings.* Provide safety and health training for all employees to supplement required core training provided at the HAMMER training center.* Assist employees and supervisors in the resolution of employee concerns.* Assist management in the performance of work site safety and health inspections and correcting unsafe acts and conditions. * Assist Management in the performance of accident investigations, root cause analysis and case management in accordance with 29 CFR 1904. * Perform Interpretative Authority responsibilities for site procedures. * Participate in the performance of the annual Voluntary Protection Program Self-Assessment.* Develop Lessons Learned and Just In Time notices for distribution throughout the Hanford Site.* Review and approve project level safety and health procedures.* Assist management in the development and maintenance of Employee Job Task Analysis (EJTA) to ensure employees are enrolled in the appropriate medical surveillance program.* Perform ergonomic assessments.* Support Focus Teams appointed to reduce and or eliminate injury trends or recognized hazards.* Support site wide safety programs and committees (Beryllium, Confined Space, etc.).* Assess workplace hazards and recommends controls to perform the work safely.* Work collaboratively as a team with line management and the workforce to implement the ISMS description. * Work collaboratively as a team to assist line management to prepare work control documents.
Basic Qualifications Bachelors degree in Industrial Hygiene, Science or equivalent combination of education and/or experience, and a minimum of 10 years related Industrial Hygiene work experience.Must meet beryllium worker requirements (medically cleared and qualified). Desired Qualifications Experience in maintenance, public utilities, and construction preferred.Certified Industrial Hygienist designation.