Senior Specialist in Industrial Hygiene

Boston University
Boston , Massachusetts, United States
29 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 9008/H2817

Job Description

The Senior Specialist Industrial Hygiene position is part of the Campus and Clinical Division of the Office of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS).

The position reports to the Associate Director Industrial Hygiene and conducts hazard assessments, inspections, and other tasks that support the industrial hygiene programs at BU and BMC.

This position is primarily based on the Charles River Campus while remaining flexible in assignments across all locations and departments served by OEHS.

Industrial hygiene duties, include respirator use evaluation, training and fit testing, workplace ergonomic evaluations, asbestos inspections, indoor air quality studies, noise surveys, and assist in the development of chemical-specific SOPs.

Work with other OEHS divisions in the development, revision, and distribution of safety policies, SOPs procedures, and other environmental health and safety materials.

Required Skills

Requires: B.A./B.S. in a related field and three to five years of industrial hygiene experience, preferably in an academic setting, ability to respond to emergencies on campus during off hours, including weekends and holidays as part of the on-call emergency response team.

Should have or be able to obtain the 24 or 40-hour OSHA hazardous waste operations and emergency response training.

This position requires successful completion of a pre-placement physical.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston , Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular