Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 3:32 AM
Headquartered in Lynchburg, VA., BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical, management and site services to support governments in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components and services for the commercial nuclear power industry. BWXT has more than 5,200 employees and significant operations in Lynchburg, VA.; Erwin, TN.; Mount Vernon, Ind.; Euclid, OH; Barberton, OH; and Cambridge, Ontario, as well as more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy sites around the country. Follow us on Twitter BWXTech and learn more at bwxt.
Certified Industrial Hygienist : BWSR (BWX Technologies, Inc) : West Mifflin, PA
BWSR, a partnership between BWXT and CB and I, is the Decontamination and Decommissioning (D and D) subcontractor at the Bettis Laboratory. BWSR performs remediation of legacy nuclear and environmental materials on site. The main project areas at the site include remediation of historical research facilities, demolition of buildings, and characterization of site infrastructure to support on:going maintenance and construction.
This position reports to the Sites Environmental, Safety and Health Manager. This is a professional level health and safety position providing direct support and oversight of BWSR, LLC (BWSR)remediation projects.
The Certified Industrial Hygienist is responsible to:
:Anticipate, recognize, evaluate, and control chemical substances, physical agents, and biological hazards. Make recommendations to maintain a safe and healthful work environment.
:Provide subject matter expertise in Industrial Hygiene to Project Managers and/or Superintendents.
:Perform field safety measurements and safety evaluations as needed.
:Survey, sample, compile and analyze data relating to industrial hygiene, occupational and environmental health issues such as chemical exposure, smoke, fumes, noise, temperature, dusts, vapors, mists, gasses, solvents, and lighting that are known or suspected of being real or potential detriments to health.
:Develop workplace hazards and industrial hygiene assessments.
:Review plans, procedures, and assist in design specifications to ensure implementation of approved industrial hygiene practices.
:Investigate overexposure, accidents and deviations from approved industrial hygiene practices and assists in the implementation of corrective actions.
:Provide input to hazardous material communications.
:Monitor compliance with applicable OSHA standards, local regulations and site requirements.
:Develop and facilitate health and safety training as required.
:Bachelors degree inIndustrial Hygiene or related technical field from an accredited college or university and4 or more years of experience or a Master's degree in Industrial Hygiene or related technical field from an accredited college and3 or more years of experience.
:Relevant field experience related to services or projects performed at a Naval Reactors or Department of Energy (DOE) facility is preferred but not required.
:Professional certification in comprehensive practice (Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH)) by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene is required.
:Certification as a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) is preferred but not required.
:Individual must successfully qualify as a Contamination Worker as defined in Article 108 of the Combined Lab Manual Lab:RC:0288.
:U.S. citizenship (no dual citizenship) is required.
:Ability to obtain a DOE "L" security clearance within 8 months and have the ability to maintain that clearance.
:Must successfully pass a pre:employment physical examination.
Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility re
• Location: Pittsburgh, west mifflin
• Post ID: 62068022 pittsburgh