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25 Sep 2020

Full-Time 6138 Industrial Hygienist – HSA

City and County of San Francisco, Human Services Agency – Posted by Human Services Agency (San Francisco) San Francisco, California, United States

Job Description

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION:

Under direction, performs technically difficult industrial hygiene work in connection with hazardous materials and other health and environmental hazards in the City and County of San Francisco; independently conducts routine industrial hygiene monitoring of chemical, biological, and physical agents; serves as a technical resource and advisor in the implementation of occupational safety and health regulations; may evaluate industrial hygiene data in relation to public health issues; develops and conducts occupational health and safety training programs; responds to and evaluates hazardous materials incidents; conducts ergonomic evaluations.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Serves as a technical advisor to departmental management and other personnel in identifying, containing and regulating the use and storage of hazardous materials; in developing and implementing inspection practices and procedures.
  • Investigates and evaluates health and safety hazards and coordinates remedial action with representatives from various City and County departments, other agencies, businesses and the public; conducts surveys of potentially hazardous workplace operations, including monitoring for physical, biological, and chemical agents, evaluating results, recommending corrective actions and preparing reports.
  • Anticipates, identifies, evaluates, and controls occupational safety and health and environmental hazards for personnel working in proximity to hazardous waste remediation or hazardous materials.
  • Develops, modifies, and/or maintains health and safety programs for City and County of San Francisco personnel.
  • Develops policies and procedures for responding to hazardous materials incidents and implementation of environmental health and safety laws, codes and regulations.
  • Develops and conducts health and safety training, and conducts programs concerning the proper use, storage and disposal of hazardous materials and the regulation of hazardous materials according to law.
  • Performs assessments to identify and resolve ergonomic issues in a variety of work settings.
  • Advises program and departmental management on matters pertaining to public health and safety; the handling and containment of hazardous materials incidents and evaluation procedures.
  • Provides technical support in identifying, preventing and controlling health, environmental and safety hazards.
  • Coordinates compliance with applicable laws, policies, procedures and regulations.
  • Assists in administrative tasks related to implementation of ordinances, codes and other regulations.
  • Maintains technical reference materials and records and compiles data and prepares reports.
  • Maintains Respiratory Protection Program, including recommending appropriate respiratory protection, fit-testing, and coordinating medical examinations and maintaining records.
  • Conducts and participates in meetings with professional and business groups concerning industrial hygiene and hazardous materials matters.

How to Apply

https://www.jobapscloud.com/SF/sup/bulpreview.asp?R1=PEX&R2=6138&R3=106749  

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Environmental Health/Management, Industrial Hygiene, and Occupational Safety and Health. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

Job expires in 16 days.

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