Occupational Industrial Hygienist

Employment Type: Full-time, Permanent
Employee Referral Bonus: Eligible
Requisition Number: 6-108

The Opportunity:

BluMetric is searching for an enthusiastic, knowledgeable Junior Occupational Industrial Hygienist for our Ottawa Office. The ideal candidate would be motivated, detail-oriented, reliable and a strong communicator. If you want to work within an engaging, dynamic, and inclusive team environment and aspire to expand your skills, field of expertise, and work-life balance, BluMetric is a perfect fit for you.

Key Responsibilities:

•  Support in coordination and completion of assigned field site investigation/assessments and reporting activities with respect to projects.
•  Conduct industrial hygiene assessments, building surveys related to hazardous building materials, asbestos and mould assessments, indoor air quality assessments, lead surveys, designated substances, potable water surveys and more.
•  Inspection, oversight and air monitoring activities during abatement and remediation of asbestos, lead, mould, to monitor contractor compliance with legislation, industry standards and client requirements.
•  Collection and preparation of field notes, data analysis and interpretation/evaluation.
•  Participate in technical report and proposal writing.
•  Maintain professionalism and objectivity consistently while working with clients and colleagues.
•  Manage all situations with tact and diplomacy to maintain positive working relationships with all internal and external stakeholders.
•  Conduct project administration tasks as required, including time-sheet generation, organizing and filing, equipment calibration and maintenance.

Qualifications, Education, and Skills:

•  University completion at the postgraduate level with a Master’s in Occupational Hygiene, Engineering, Occupational Health or an environmental-related field.
•  A minimum of 1 year of Industrial Hygiene and/or hazardous building materials background, consulting experience preferred.
•  Working towards your CIH, ROH designation/s would be considered an asset.
•  Highly effective communication skills, written and verbal.
•  Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, time management skills and ability to complete work within established timeframes.
•  Ability to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently.
•  Advanced knowledge and experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
•  Valid driver’s license.
•  Flexibility regarding hours of work and the ability to travel occasional periods away from your normal place, may be required.
•  Bilingualism in French and English is considered an asset.
•  Eligible to obtain or possess a security clearance.

To Apply: Please forward your resume to careers@blumetric.ca and include “Junior Occupational Hygienist 6-108” in the Subject Line.

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