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Senior Safety and Health Specialist Industrial Hygienist

Job Category: Industrial Hygienist
Posted on: 07/06/2021 by Edgewater Technical Associates, LLC

SRNS, SC US-Region II (South East)
Address: Aiken
Zip/Postal Code: 29803

Compensation Why is Pay Rate not specified?
Unspecified Wage
Unspecified Per Diem

  • Long Term

Expiration Date 10/04/2021

Job description
Edgewater is seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Safety and Health Specialist Industrial Hygienist opportunity for our customer in Aiken, SC to support the Savannah River Site.

12 Months (2000 hours S/T and 200 O/T per year)

Clearance Required: Uncleared

US Citizenship Required: Yes

        Perform Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygiene duties to include but not limited to program management duties, hazard analysis, which includes anticipating, recognizing, evaluating and controlling occupational safety and industrial hygiene hazards in the workplace.
        Participate in facility work planning and recommend control practices to ensure compliance with applicable DOE orders and regulations (OSHA) related to the control of potential worker Injury or illness. Monitor the conduct of work to ensure specified controls are effective in preventing or limiting potential for worker injury due to hazardous substances or conditions.
        Investigate issues alleging potentially hazardous working conditions, participate in Occupational Safety program development and implementation for compliance of applicable DOE orders and regulations (OSHA), conduct walkdowns and participate in preplanning of work as needed to ensure that hazards and mitigation actions are identified.
        Perform duties for injury/illness recordkeeping and workers compensation administration.
        Be knowledgeable of OSHA 1910 and 1926, NFPA 70E and 10 CFR 851 Safety programs and implementation.

BS Degree in Occupational Safety and Health, Industrial Hygiene, or related field, from an accredited program or equivalent education, training and experience.

        Prior Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygienist experience at a DOE site is preferred
        Prior SRS training and experience to include HAZWOPER, hazardous energy control, excavation safety, rigging, scaffold safety and Radworker is preferred.
        Operational knowledge of Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygiene, with minimum 5 year practical experience in hazards analysis, mitigation of hazards, conducting safety inspections in industrial and field settings, exposure monitoring (including OSHA requirements and NIOSH sampling and analysis methods), as well as ANSI and related standards
        Experience in solid waste management, environmental remediation and/or D&D work activities
        Must be conversant in hazards analysis, the actions needed to mitigate hazards as well as personal protective equipment needed for various field activities.
        Ability to identify and evaluate a variety of occupational hazards and chemical exposures, utilizing a variety of resources (electronic, print) to determine applicable limits and implement control schemes that focus on application of the hierarchy of controls (hazard elimination, engineered controls, administrative controls and personal protective equipment) to protect the workforce
        Must have knowledge of OSHA Injury/Illness Record Keeping and Workers Compensation administration
        Must have computer skills to support these activities and necessary documentation are required

        Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Construction Health & Safety Technician (CHST) or Occupational Health & Safety Technologist (OHST) certifications are preferred.
        Reference check to evaluate performance capability may occur.

A 40 hour work week excluding SRNS holidays. Each work day has a 30-minute unpaid lunch period.

If you are interested in being considered for this position and your resume clearly outlines your relevant experience for this position, please follow the application steps via our website.

If your qualifications match our position requirements you will be contacted and provided additional details. Edgewater will not submit your resume without first having detailed discussions with you and obtaining your permission to do so.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Edgewater offers the opportunity to structure benefit packages to best suit your needs. We offer multiple individual and family benefit options including paid time off, medical, dental, life, vision, and disability insurance, and a pre-tax 401(k) retirement account with Company matching contributions and 100% vesting for eligible participants beginning on DAY 1.


Edgewater is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected Veterans, or individuals with disabilities.

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Other requirements

<1 year

Security Clearance
No Clearance



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