Occupational Hygienist, Occupational Health & Safety
ECOH Management is currently looking for an Occupational Hygienist to join our team. You will be a member of our OHS group. As an Occupational Hygienist, you will be providing occupational hygiene support to a variety of client types. You will be initially working under the supervision of project managers and senior team members, with the opportunity to rapidly assume increasing autonomy and responsibility.
Here is what you will get to do:
Prepare and calibrate sampling equipment for field use
Conduct site assessments for asbestos, mould, lead, etc.
Sample collection in the field, data interpretation and preparation of reports
Interpret and/or analyze sample/data results in relation to legislative requirements and industry accepted guidelines and criteria
Supervise asbestos and mould abatement activities
Identify site issues or project concerns and recommend corrective actions
Conduct indoor air quality and occupational hygiene assessments (i.e. chemical exposures, metals, noise, ergonomics, etc.)
Be involved in basic client liaison to ensure health, safety and occupational hygiene needs are addressed and met
Participate in the Health and Safety programs
Participate in the Quality Control program
Flexibility in meeting client schedules - evening, night and weekend work may be required
Office and field related work and periodic overtime work will be required
Travel within the country will be required
Here are the skills you will possess:
Enrolment in occupational hygiene, safety, chemical or environmental programs
Knowledge of occupational hygiene and asbestos-related issues and experience with conducting water damage, mould and IAQ assessments considered an asset
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication and critical thinking skills
Possess a valid Driver’s License and reliable vehicle, with appropriate registration and insurance
Requirement to wear personal protective equipment - i.e. respiratory protection, hard hat, high-visibility vests, fire retardant coveralls, safety boots and safety glasses
A desire to broaden range of professional skills
Able to adapt quickly, while managing a busy workload
Have proven problem-solving skills
Office Software applications (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Enthusiastic and versatile, willing to take on responsibility
Strong people skills and an ability to work in a team environment
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent
This position offers benefits including health and dental coverage, vacation time, LTD, life insurance and the opportunity to participate in ECOH’s RRSP program.
ECOH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request. Qualified candidates can send their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for your interest in joining ECOH. Only those considered applicants will be contacted.