Global Sector Industrial Hygienist & Health Specialist - FTSE100

Posted 11 months ago by Convert Recruitment Solutions
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £60K + Bupa+ Bonus + Excellent benefits
Sector Chemicals, Occupational Health & Hygiene , Risk management
Posted 11 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 21 October 2018

Exciting opportunity for a Global Industrial Hygienist and Health Specialist to join a highly profitable global leader with an outstanding reputation of world class innovation. This is a superb opportunity offering a major career step for the right professional.

The global Industrial Hygienist will develop and maintain a high level of compliance in relation to Industrial Hygiene related risks for the businesses, with effective IH systems, monitoring programs and ability to demonstrate compliance as part of a licence to operate. This role will also involve oversight of compliance in relation to Occupational Health standards in the businesses.

To be considered for the global Industrial Hygienist opportunity you must be a Certified Industrial Hygienist or BOHS fully qualified Occupational Hygienist with at least 7 years’ professional experience. Ideally educated to MSc level or equivalent with relevant experience in management oversight of Occupational Hygiene risk management.

You will have International experience working in different cultures and relevant experience in the chemical, pharmaceutical or metal industries. With experience in recognition, evaluation and control of highly hazardous chemicals, toxic, flammable and pyrophoric; physical agents such as noise and radiation, and biological agents.

Behavioural competences: team working, consulting skills, customer orientation, communication and presentation skills, influencing and negotiation skills, cultural awareness and project leader-ship.

Operating at sector level but supporting other company sectors where required, this role will report into the Group Industrial Hygiene and Health Manager. Working with business units to promote awareness and understanding of global standards for industrial hygiene and Health programs to assess, measure and control exposure to workplace health hazards such as chemicals, bio-logical materials, noise, vibration, heat and radiation.

You will provide consulting support to business units to review and improve the quality and effectiveness of industrial hygiene and Health programs, including writing Sector and site Health & Safety procedure as assigned.

Working with Environmental, Health and Safety Group IH and Health Manager to determine laboratory analytical methods to be used to support exposure monitoring programs for commonly used chemicals. Acting as a source of expert advice on the design and implementation of engineering control measures for workplace health hazards liaising with external consultants as appropriate (chemical containment, ergonomic, acoustic engineers) e.g. new plant design or projects to improve exposure control.

Providing industrial hygiene expert input to Sector Regulatory Affairs team and business unit on product stewardship management issues e.g. developing exposure scenarios for ReaCH registration dossiers. Whilst conducting a sector gap analysis in relation to the current and forthcoming ReaCH WEL challenges, creating a timeline for each site and a plan of action. Summarise impact for BU and Sector. Monitor progress with quarterly update.

This is the perfect opportunity for an Occupational Hygienist looking to join a FTSE100 organisation within a dedicated Environmental, Health and Safety team with excellent career prospects.

Job Ref: VP3004/JW

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Convert Recruitment values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

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