The Staff Industrial Hygienist will perform tasks associated with the occupational health program for the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) and ensure compliance with all applicable Federal and NASA requirements. The staff industrial hygienist will anticipate, recognize, evaluate and recommend controls for workplace hazards associated with normal facility operation as well as facility modification and construction at the MSFC buildings. Provide technical expertise and perform planning scheduling, monitoring, and reporting on various research and production operations. Represent the Occupational Health part of the contract during meetings concerning facility repairs and modifications, new facility designs, plans reviews, and construction activities as requested by the MSFC facility management contractor. Conduct standard Occupational Health inspections of facilities at MSFC as a part of the Industrial Hygiene group. Assist other industrial hygiene personnel on special work assignments. Incumbent will perform other assignments and duties as required.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Coordinate with the KBR Industrial Hygiene Manager to ensure support for all facility inspections, as well as facility construction, modification, renovation, and demolition activities as they pertain to industrial hygiene (construction plan review, sampling plans, etc).
Contribute to monthly, quarterly, and annual reports relating to activities and achievements accomplished by the Occupational Health program
Assist other industrial hygiene personnel, as may be required on special work assignments
Collect samples and prepare necessary paperwork to log sample submission to analytical laboratories
Calibrate and operate direct reading instruments and sampling equipment used at MSFC
Attend weekly (or as scheduled) Occupational Health program review meetings
Participate in OH schedule health inspections of buildings at MSFC
Establish plan and schedule sampling strategies for assigned projects
Responsible for completing all assigned training
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in industrial hygiene or related field with a minimum of 3 years technical experience in industrial hygiene and/or environmental health involving the anticipation, recognition, and control of occupational health hazards
24-hour or 40-hour HAZWOPER technician level training
Knowledgeable on OSHA Subpart Z health standards
Working toward certification to obtain CIH
Ability to be trained and certified to do PLM and PCM analysis for asbestos
Ability to perform a wide variety of industrial hygiene samples in a variety of operational environments
Ability to accurately interpret sampling results and provide direction to organization based on data obtained
Ability and familiarity with taking and computational aspects of noise samples
Knowledgeable on PC computer and the use of Microsoft Office products: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook
Knowledgeable on industrial hygiene field collection, survey and analysis equipment
Knowledgeable on OSHA regulations and standards dealing with building health inspections and Asbestos standards
Knowledgeable on the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) exposure guidelines
Ability to work with and effectively communicate with people at all organizational levels and handle difficult situations involving personnel or customers in a professional manner
Possess a valid driver license
Ability to wear negative pressure respirator or self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) in the performance of assigned duties
Ability to carry 45 pounds, walk for extended periods of time (30-60 minutes), and effectively use stairs
KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
Internal Number: 1084360
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