Maine Medical Center is seeking an Industrial Hygienist in Portland. This is professional work responsible for establishing and administering Maine Medical Center and its subsidiaries’ safety policies, procedures and programs. This includes ensuring that Maine Medical Center and its subsidiaries are in compliance with federal and state regulations, as well as implementing safety training programs, and spending the majority of work time in the field. This position assumes membership on MMP’s Safety Committee, serves on the Environment Of Care’s (EOC) various subcommittees, and reports to the MMC Safety Manager.
Bachelor’s degree in occupational safety, industrial hygiene, physics or equivalent years of field experience directly related to occupational health (industrial hygiene) and safety.
Ability to plan, calibrate, set up and operate air pumps and laptop computers to collect air, fiber or particulate samples in breathing zones or areas of interest using established IH scientific protocols.
Identify and analyze a wide variety of loss control and safety problems including areas of life safety, hazardous materials and waste, and industrial hygiene; formulate and communicate sound solutions; and put approved recommendations into effect.
Valid driver’s license, good driving record and reliable transportation.
1-2 years field training/experience.
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About Maine Medical Center:
Maine Medical Center is a complete healthcare resource for the people of greater Portland, the entire state of Maine and Northern New England. With a history dating back to 1864, Maine Medical Center is the state’s largest medical center and the flagship facility of MaineHealth, with 637 beds and more than 7,000 employees. In addition, we have achieved Magnet™ status in recognition of our commitment to the highest standards of nursing excellence. Maine Medical Center’s unique role as both a community hospital and a referral center requires an unparalleled depth and breadth of services, including the state’s only medical school, through a partnership with Tufts University School of Medicine, and a world-class biomedical research center, the Maine Medical Center Research Institute.
Inside and out, you’ll find what you’re looking for when you join Maine Medical Center. As the largest hospital in northern New England, MMC is committed to helping you grow professionally throughout your career. From tuition assistance and scholarships, to ongoing education, leadership training, mentoring and promotion opportunities, we offer the resources you need to achieve your career goals.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.