Los Alamos National Laboratory Industrial Hygiene & Safety Prof 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
Vacancy Name: IRC75778
Job Title Industrial Hygiene & Safety Prof 3
Location Los Alamos, NM, US
Organization Name OSH-ISH/Occupational Safety and Health - Industrial Safety and Hygiene
Minimum Salary 89900
Maximum Salary 148300
What You Will Do
Reporting to the Occupational Safety and Health – Industrial Safety and Hygiene (OSH-ISH) Industrial Hygiene Team Leader, the Industrial Hygiene and Safety (H&S) Professional 3 will be responsible for developing, recommending and implementing Industrial Hygiene (IH) programs, policies and procedures. The IHS Professional 3 will also provide daily IH support to programmatic and facility organizations to ensure the protection of workers and compliance with Laboratory ISH requirements. The IHS Professional 3 will use professional IH concepts to resolve complex analysis of work activities and data. The IHS Professional 3 promotes safety, security and quality in all operations; exercises prudent fiscal and property management; promotes teamwork with the organization and across the Laboratory; promotes a positive work environment; and delivers exceptional customer service.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Advanced knowledge of and experience in implementing industrial hygiene related risk assessments and corrective actions.
Advanced experience identifying, applying, and interpreting federal codes, standards and regulations in several IH program areas including: asbestos, beryllium, chemical safety, confined spaces, exposure assessment, medical surveillance, and other IH rubrics.
Advanced knowledge and application of techniques and procedures for industrial hygiene exposure assessments (both qualitative and quantitative), to include sampling techniques/instrumentation, analysis, and selection/implementation of controls.
Advanced experience and skill in the preparation and communication of industrial hygiene technical information to technical and non‐technical personnel.
Advanced knowledge and ability to apply the hierarchy of controls to eliminate or mitigate hazards while ensuring mission success.
Proficiency in interfacing with database management systems.
Superior interpersonal skills as demonstrated by successfully working with a wide variety of customers and team members.
Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE “Q” level clearance.
Desired Skills :
Working knowledge of and experience implementing exposure assessment programs.
Broad knowledge of Laboratory organizations, operations/activities and data collection tools.
Knowledge of DOE and regulatory requirements related to industrial hygiene in a research environment.
Robust knowledge and application of Integrated Safety Management (ISM), Human Performance Improvement (HPI) and other effective safety concepts.
Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) certification
Education Required: A bachelor’s degree in related technical discipline and a minimum of eight years of related experience or equivalent combination of relevant education and professional‐level experience.
Notes to Applicants
Applicants should include a comprehensive cover letter including how the minimum and desired skill sets are satisfied.
Occasional travel to, and work in, other government and private facilities may be required.
Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation):
- Reading vision, ability to speak, walking, sitting, standing, climbing stairs, reaching overhead and down, bending, stooping and lifting 20-30 pounds.
Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements
for access to classified matter.
Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.
Internal Applicants: Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regards to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Where You Will Work
Located 7355 feet above sea level in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security via the Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). LANL’s 12,000 plus staff, post-docs, craft workers, students and contractors enhance national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns. The Mission is executed over 40 square miles within and around 1280 individual facilities with 9 million, under roof, square feet.
The Environment, Safety, Health, Quality, Security and Safeguards (ESHQSS) Associate Laboratory Directorate (ALD) mission is to support and enable the Laboratory to accomplish its assigned mission. Within ESHQSS is the Occupational Health and Safety (OSH) Division, of which OSH-ISH is a crucial group. OSH-ISH tasks are varied, but they all have one focus: protection of workers, the public and the environment while getting work done. Our job is not to say no, but to say “How can I help you safely accomplish your task?”
The OSH Division’s mission is to identify and control workplace hazards; prevent injuries and illnesses; develop policy and programs for biological, chemical and physical (non-radioactive) hazards; develop and provide training; maintain centralized data; encourage continual improvement in workplace safety and health; and manage safety concerns.
Appointment Type Regular
Contact Name Gonzales, Christine J
Work Telephone 505-667-8695
Req ID: IRC75778