Occupational Hygienist – Multi-site - FTSE100

Posted 9 months ago by Convert Recruitment Solutions
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £30K - £35K + Bupa + Bonus + Benefits
Sector Chemicals, Engineering, Environmental Health & Safety
Posted 9 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 23 September 2018

Occupational Hygienist – Multi-site - FTSE100                                         

Exciting opportunity for an Occupational Hygienist 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 Occupational Hygienist professional.

To be considered for the Occupational Hygienist opportunity you must hold a degree in chemistry or other science based subject. With previous experience working as an occupational hygienist in the precious metal refining industry. You must have BOHS Module W501 Measurement of Hazardous Substances (core), BOHS Module W507 Health Effects of Hazardous Substances (core) and BOHS Module W503 Assessment and Control of Noise (Core).

As the Occupational Hygienist you will assist the Senior Occupational Hygienist on all matters relating to the management of Occupational Hygiene within the organisation. You will be responsible for the anticipation, recognition and evaluation of potential exposures to toxic substances and physical agents in the workplace to ensure legislative compliance and to ensure that the health of employees is protected.

The position will be instrumental in the reduction of workplace exposure to Soluble Platinum and achieving the companies aim of reducing exposure consistently below the good practice limit set by the International Platinum Association of 100ng for Chloro-platinates.

Where required the Occupational hygienist will deputise for the Senior Occupational Hygienist. The Occupation Hygiene role will be a demanding hands on role covering dual sites, the successful candidate will need to be able to prioritise effectively to manage a demanding workload.

You will Undertake surveys / assessments and evaluate risks to health in the workplace and accurately measure and sample levels of exposure, through precise use of specialist equipment. To prepare and analyse samples submitted by approved procedure with due regard to required accuracy, precision and delivery times.

You will ensure work is performed at minimum cost by making efficient use of time, equipment and materials whilst recording facts and details of workplace surveys / assessments. Liaising with a range of people, including employers and employees, in the process of evaluating workplaces.

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: VP2971/JW

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