This position's main role is to provide industrial hygiene service to Bureau Veritas' clients. This position will provide industrial hygiene service in the Great Lakes Region, and possibly to other parts of the U.S. During peak times, client demands may require the employee to travel up to 75% of the time. The employee will need to be: familiar with various regulatory and advisory standards-setting organizations (e.g. OSHA, ACGIH, EPA); able to prepare for field work; calibrate equipment; document field work, including field notes about equipment and client employee activities; able to correctly interpret sample results; able to make exposure control recommendations following the "Hierarchy of Controls" approach and develop a report of the assessment and deliver it on time. The ability to write coherently is critical to this position. Most of the employee's field work will involve sample collection, documentation of field notes and completion of chain of custody forms. The employee will also be asked to: help write proposals; assist Chicago - area operations in complying with Bureau Veritas' internal quality policy requirements and other duties as assigned. Opportunities to professionally grow into the environmental and safety practice lines are present in Chicago - area operations too. Bureau Veritas welcomes and supports employees motivated to earn professional credentials such as Certified Industrial Hygienist, Certified Hazardous Materials Manager and Certified Safety Professional.
1 - 3 years of experience in HSE consulting, experience writing environmental, health and safety technical reports, experience conducting HSE audits, safety experience (for example, experience with fall prevention, control of hazardous energy, machine guarding or prevention of slips/trips/falls), environmental experience (for example, experience with hazardous waste management, SPCC plans, greenhouse gas emissions or EPCRA reporting)
Bachelor's degree in Environmental Health, Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Safety or related field.
0 - 3 years of experience practicing industrial hygiene, writing coherent (with correct grammar and punctuation) technical information; collecting area and personal air and noise samples, operating air and noise sampling equipment, conducting basic indoor environmental quality studies, use of MS Word and Excel, Education:
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Since its foundation in 1828, the Bureau Veritas Group has consistently built recognized expertise, helping clients comply with standards and regulations relating to Quality, Health & Safety, Environment and Social Responsibility. The Group's network of regional and local offices manages client relationship and delivers a comprehensive range of services including inspection, testing, auditing, certification, ship classification and related technical assistance, training and outsourcing. When appropriate, Bureau Veritas also provides advisory services. Large and small organizations, whether private or public, can rely on Bureau Veritas to support them in protecting their respective brands, assets and business. We play a key role in both risk management and performance improvement. Bureau Veritas deploys multidisciplinary skills from over 61,000 employees in over 1,300 offices and laboratories worldwide.VisionBecome a leader in our industry and a major player in each of our market segments and key geographical market. MissionTo deliver economic value to customers through Quality, Health, Safety, Environment and Social Responsibility management of their assets, projects, products... and systems, resulting in license to operate risk reduction and performance improvement. Hiring PracticesBureau Veritas offers exciting challenges, competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package including a company matched 401(K) plan.Bureau Veritas is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class Contact UsBUREAU VERITAS NORTH AMERICA16800 Greenspoint Park Dr Suite 300 Houston, TX 77060