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Early Career Industrial Hygienist

  • Job
    Full-time
    Entry Level / Graduate - Junior (1-2 years)
  • Sustainability
  • Tampa

AI generated summary

  • You need a bachelor's degree in Public Health, Ecology, Industrial Hygiene, or Safety Engineering. 0-1 years experience in IH. Proficiency in IH sampling, MS Office, and environmental laws. Strong communication, self-leadership, and workplace safety skills. Ability to work independently and travel.
  • You will conduct field assignments, assist in EHS audits, prepare technical reports, and travel to client sites for industrial hygiene monitoring and compliance tasks. You will work closely with senior staff and interact with clients and regulators.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health, Ecology, Industrial Hygiene, or Safety Engineering.
  • 0 to 1 years of experience working as an Industrial Hygienist.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products and web-based applications.
  • Proficiency with IH sampling techniques and equipment.
  • Familiar with relevant environmental laws, regulations, compliance practices, and record-keeping requirements.
  • Competent interpersonal and communication skills when interacting with others, expressing ideas effectively and professionally to a scientific and non-scientific audience.
  • Proficient self-leadership with attention to detail, multi-tasking, and prioritization of responsibilities in a dynamic work environment.
  • Ability to work independently under general supervision, as well as part of a team to meet business objectives.
  • Basic proficiency with business writing, office automation and communication software, technology, and tools.
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies.
  • Ability to work schedules conducive to project-specific requirements that may extend beyond the typical workweek.
  • Travel will be required depending on project-specific requirements.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in Public Health, Industrial Hygiene, or Safety Engineering.

Responsibilities

  • Conducting field assignments, such as performing industrial hygiene monitoring, noise assessments, hazardous materials surveying and abatement monitoring, mold inspections and remediation monitoring, indoor air quality assessments, chemical inventory assessments, ergonomics assessments, job hazard assessments and similar assignments.
  • Assisting senior staff in conducting EHS audits and EHS program development.
  • Preparing technical reports, including documentation of field investigative procedures, data management and interpretation, and development of graphical and tabular presentation of data.
  • Preparing and submitting periodic regulatory reports.
  • This position requires periodic travel within the United States and internationally for work at client sites. This individual should expect to spend approximately 80% of their work time at client sites; each individual trip generally lasts 1 to 5 days for this position. This individual should be able to conduct assessments at industrial facilities, including climbing ladders, walking upstairs, and carrying field equipment. This individual will work closely with and support senior IH and EHS practitioners and project managers. Interacting with clients and regulators to meet task and budget requirements is a key to success in this position.

FAQs

What specific responsibilities will the Early Career Industrial Hygienist have in this role?

The Early Career Industrial Hygienist will provide technical support on various industrial hygiene and Environmental Health and Safety projects in our Tampa, FL office.

What qualifications are required for this position?

Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Science, or a related field. Previous experience in industrial hygiene or EHS projects is preferred but not required for this early career position.

What kind of projects will the Early Career Industrial Hygienist be working on?

The Early Career Industrial Hygienist will be involved in a variety of projects, including exposure assessments, indoor air quality evaluations, noise monitoring, and other industrial hygiene and EHS-related tasks.

Is this a full-time position?

Yes, this is a full-time position based in our Tampa, FL office.

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