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Industrial Hygienist

Houston - Texas - United States - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality - Other

Industrial Hygienist

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Eric Armin, Account manager

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About this role

Position Description

  • The Industrial Hygienist reports directly to the Occupational Health & Safety Superintendent. Under general supervision, implements programs, policies, procedures and processes in support of Occupational Health strategies including, but not limited to performing exposure monitoring, conducting noise dosimetry sampling and completing area noise surveys, assisting with indoor air quality investigations, operating and maintaining field testing equipment, and managing data from field investigations. Also, maintains good working knowledge of a wide variety of health and safety regulations and issues, as well as proposed changes. The Industrial Hygienist is responsible for performing tasks to ensure compliance with the various federal, state and local regulatory requirements in-support of the LNG and pipeline operations. Other duties may include coordinating regulatory inspections, performing regulatory audits, inspections & tasks, providing technical advice to operations/maintenance, conducting training, assisting in the preparation of presentations and technical reports, as well as interpretation of data;
  • Has knowledge of LNG or other cryogenic hydrocarbon liquids, transportation, storage and commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the safety field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job;
  • Additionally responsible for assisting the health, safety and environmental compliance efforts at all facilities within guidelines set by the Occupational Health & Safety Superintendent. This includes safety, health services, environmental, security, pipeline transportation, process safety and responsible care functions in an effort to minimize occupational and environmental accidents, injuries and hazards. Work closely with operations and maintenance on permitting of work, field verification, and proper completion of the permit process.

Essential Functions & Duties/Responsibilities

  • Design, manage, and conduct industrial hygiene field studies;
  • Operate and maintain instruments including sampling pumps, calibrators, noise dosimeters, and direct reading gas meters;
  • Research industrial hygiene sampling methods;
  • Develop workplace exposure assessment plans;
  • Conduct training sessions as necessary; schedule & facilitate sessions with internal and external instructors;
  • Technical report writing as needed and make presentations on IH issues;
  • Complete data sheets, IH calculations, chain of custody forms, and prepare samples for shipment to laboratory;
  • Peer review reports for grammatical and technical accuracy;
  • Work with Training Staff to develop a training plan for industrial hygiene;
  • Assist in design and sometimes lead and document cross training efforts;
  • Submit administrative paperwork including expense reports, field reports, timesheets, etc.;
  • Assist in the development and management of the HSSE budget;
  • Interacts with other Health & Safety team members to complete objectives;
  • Assist in conducting workplace ergonomic assessments as required;
  • Coordinate IH sampling schedules with all departments and affected personnel;
  • Develop proficient knowledge of the various regulations and laws applicable to the Terminal, LQF, STF, PTF, Pipeline and Underground Storage and be able to explain them to others;
  • Represent and serve as the IH subject matter expert representative to the various regulatory and community agencies;
  • Assist in tracking visitor and new hire HSSE orientations;
  • Attend and participate in monthly Safety/Communication meetings;
  • Proactively provides input and critique to develop training programs that comply with regulatory and company requirements;
  • Actively tracks and schedules periodic health related programs such as employee Audiometric Tests, Respirator Fit Tests, Employee Physicals, etc.;
  • Participates in development, selection, and implementation of Behavior Based Safety programs;
  • Other duties as assigned and deemed necessary by management.

About us

LNG Company in Houston area

Summary

  • Vacancy number: PUB162852
  • Location: Houston
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Other
  • Area of Expertise: Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality
  • Closing date: Friday, June 29, 2018
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EA

Eric Armin

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston

+1713-333-1024

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