University of Washington School of Public Health
Industrial Hygienist - Department of the Army
Closing Date: October 7, 2018
Posted: September 7, 2018
You will serve as an Industrial Hygienist responsible for performing a variety of industrial hygiene and safety and occupational health duties for government employees and contractor personnel engaged in a variety of civil works/military planning, engineering, operations, maintenance, and construction.Skills/Eligibility:
Degree: Bachelor’s or graduate (or higher level) degree in industrial hygiene, occupational health sciences, occupational and environmental health, toxicology, safety sciences, or related science. The education must be accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained.
Related Degree: Bachelor’s degree in a branch of engineering, physical science, or life science that included 12 semester hours in chemistry, including organic chemistry, and 18 additional semester hours of courses in any combination of chemistry, physics, engineering, health physics, environmental health, biostatistics, biology, physiology, toxicology, epidemiology, or industrial hygiene. The education must be accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained. For engineering degrees to be acceptable, the curriculum must be in a school of engineering with at least one curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) as a professional engineering curriculum.
Certification from the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH).