Industrial Hygienist

Location
McLean, VA
Posted
Jul 07, 2017
Closes
Aug 04, 2017
Function
IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Performs engineering work in a specific environmental functional area or areas.

  

 1. Performs advanced engineering work concerned with a specific environmental functional area, which may include environmental affects and quality, natural resource recycle and recovery, and/or public health.

 2. Analyzes and documents functional environmental requirements.

 3. Develops environmental systems, applications, and/or procedures.

 4. Directs various tests or experiments requiring the use of nonstandard procedures and complex instrumentation, and documents results.

 5. Directs comprehensive engineering studies to determine the most feasible corrective measures for various environmental deficiencies.

 6. Recommends appropriate action to assure compliance with federal, state, and local legislation and regulations regarding environmental control.

 7. Assists in the overall planning and installation of equipment revision relating to the environment.

 8. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

 9. May serve as technical team or task lead.

 10. Maintains a current knowledge of relevant technologies and environmental developments through research.

 11. Participates in special projects as required.

Education 1. Bachelors Degree in Environmental Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline.

 2. Masters Degree preferred.

 3. May require a professional engineering certification, depending on job assignment.

 

 

Qualifications 8-10 years of related environmental engineering experience.

Qualifications specific to this position:
 Minimum of 5 years of experience in industrial hygiene monitoring and safety, respectively
 Experience with asbestos related services is essential

    Minimum of 3 years of industrial hygiene experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, chemistry or physics or a bachelor’s degree in a closely related biological or physical science from an accredited college or university

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

    Licenses and/or certifications preferred -
         40 hours HAZWOPER training, medical clearance to wear a respirator
         Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) Project Monitor Certificate with experience preferred
 Five years of experience in monitoring asbestos abatement, lead abatement or similar projects is preferred, but not required

 Position requires a TS/SCI with Poly, candidate must be willing to upgrade from a TS.  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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