INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE SPECIALIST, Environmental Health & Safety

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Employer
Boston University
Location
Cambridgeport, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 24, 2021
Closes
Jul 31, 2021
Ref
2273748861
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
The Industrial Hygiene Specialist position is part of the Occupational Health and Safety Division of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS). This position is based on the Charles River Campus, but is flexible in assignments across all areas and departments served by EHS. This position supports the industrial hygiene program on both campuses and the Hospital.

Specific duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • biannual eyewash and safety shower flow tests, annual fume hood assessments, and monthly isolation room assessments
  • fit testing activities, asbestos inspections, equipment maintenance, training, and other hazard assessments due to possible physical, chemical and biological exposures in the workplace.


Additionally, this position will work with other EHS divisions, as needed, and serve as a member of EHS on-call program (Emergency Response).

Required Skills

Bachelor's Degree in a related field and at least one year of industrial hygiene experience, preferably in an academic research or health care setting required. Or 3+ years of experience with Associates Degree or related certificate program could substitute for a Bachelors Degree. Experience with Microsoft Office preferred.

Ability to get to and from campus after hours required.

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 24or 40-hour OSHA hazardous waste operations and emergency response training.

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

This position is eligible for Boston University's generous benefits package including health, dental, life insurance, tuition remission, paid time off, and so much more!

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

Required Experience

Bachelor's Degree in a related field and at least one year of industrial hygiene experience, preferably in an academic research or health care setting required. Or 3+ years of experience with Associates Degree or related certificate program could substitute for a Bachelors Degree. Experience with Microsoft Office preferred.

Ability to get to and from campus after hours required.

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 24or 40-hour OSHA hazardous waste operations and emergency response training.

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

This position is eligible for Boston University's generous benefits package including health, dental, life insurance, tuition remission, paid time off, and so much more!

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

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