Senior Specialist, Industrial Hygiene

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
11 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
09 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Senior Specialist Industrial Hygiene position is part of the Occupational Health and Safety Division of the 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 EHS. Industrial hygiene duties, include respirator use evaluation, training and fit testing, workplace ergonomic evaluations, asbestos inspections, indoor air quality studies, noise surveys, and assisting the development of chemical-specific SOPs. Works with other EHS 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 (advanced degree may be considered in lieu of work experience), 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