AirQuest Seeking Industrial Hygienist

Job Summary:
AirQuest is seeking an Industrial Hygienist candidate to support our industrial hygiene services at military installations across the United States.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Perform a full range of occupational and environmental health engineering duties.
    • Conduct industrial hygiene breathing zone and general area time weighted average (TWA) or short term exposure limit (STEL) air sampling.
    • Conduct ventilation surveys.
    • Conduct noise dosimetry.
    • Conduct Indoor Air Quality evaluations.
    • Conduct Ergonomic Evaluations.
    • Conduct Indoor Firing Range (IFR) evaluations.
    • Perform industrial hygiene annual follow-ups.
    • Conduct health hazard evaluation of the work area.
  • Conduct detailed risk assessments, with special emphasis on occupational health-risk assessments of occupational exposures.
  • Input data as required into Defense Occupational and Environmental Health Readiness System (DOEHRS) MIS.
  • Perform and manage various tasks, including performing surveys and maintaining databases (including DOEHRS) for industrial hygiene and environmental health surveillance.
  • Analyze the results of sampling and measurement, and recommending corrective action or mitigation to reduce health risk to the worker.
  • Assess the use of respiratory protection, conduct fit-testing and training for tight-fitting and loose fitting respiratory protection.
  • Train industrial personnel on work place hazards.
  • Develop and implement industrial hygiene/environmental health and safety programs and procedures in assigned area of specialization such as respiratory protection, occupational noise, indoor air quality, asbestos and lead, local exhaust ventilation.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Skills & Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in science or engineering that included courses in any combination of chemistry, physics, engineering, environmental science, biology, or industrial hygiene or a related field from an ABET-accredited institution.
  • 3 years of relevant work experience in the industrial hygiene, safety profession, or one of its specialties.
  • Basic experience DOEHRS.
  • Must be able to read, understand, speak, and write English well enough to effectively communicate with all staff/administrative personnel.
  • Ability to analyze the data acquired, predict probable effects of exposures on the health and well-being of workers, and select and recommend appropriate controls, including management, medical, engineering, education or training, and personal protective equipment.
  • Must be able to use standard office equipment, such as computers, typewriters, copiers, fax machines, and telephone systems.
  • Must have knowledge of telephone etiquette, excellent communications and customer service skills and use of occupational and environmental health and safety terminology.
  • Willingness to travel to client locations worldwide, on an as-needed basis.
  • Familiarity with Bioenvironmental Engineer concepts, practices, and procedures.

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Interested parties should email their resume to hr@airquestinc.com