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Occupational Hygiene Technologist


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Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB - T5J 0H9 Phone : 780-420-0110



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Occupational Hygiene Technologist

With over 60 years of experience in the Alberta marketplace, Manpower specializes in matching great talent with great companies. In tandem with our client, a leader in the petrochemical industry, Manpower is seeking an Intermediate Occupational Hygiene Technologist to fulfill a contract position.

The working hours are Monday to Friday from 7:00am to 4:00pm. This position is located at our client's site located 25 km east of Red Deer.

Role Requirements as an Occupational Hygiene Technologist:

* Facilitate hygiene training

* Fit testing (Respirator and Ear Plug)

o Maintain inventory of equipment, supplies, etc. required to conduct fit testing

o Conduct fit testing/training for employees and contractors as required

o Enter fit test records into database

o Produce applicable reports

* Maintenance / calibration of hygiene equipment

o Maintain inventory of department equipment

o Schedule and plan annual factory calibration of equipment

o Maintain calibration documentation in database

* Workplace Exposure Assessments/Monitoring (Personal and Area)

o Schedule, plan monitoring surveys

o Prepare, calibrate, use sampling equipment for a variety of workplace health hazards including hydrocarbons, noise, radiation, weld fume, particulates, Indoor Air Quality, moulds, etc.

o Enter monitoring data in database (Medgate)

o Liaise with analytical labs for analysis of samples

* Program and procedure reviews/updates

* Review and approve new chemical requests

* Data entry in Medgate system

* Respond to Site/client requests for hygiene support e.g. provide guidance on health related issues associated with physical, chemical and biological materials

* Draft, finalize and publish required reports

* Facilitate, participate, conduct, follow-up on findings from internal and external audits

Educational / Experience requirements:

* Diploma or degree in Occupational Hygiene or related OH&S discipline

* 2-5 years related experience

Personal Attributes:

* Ability to adapt to changing workload/priorities

* Strong people skills

* Strong technical skills

* Attention to detail

* Strong organizational skills

* Good communication skills

* Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

* Ability to multi-task

* Competent with Microsoft Office software

* Must be able to work at heights

* Class 5 Driver's Licence

In addition to gaining valuable experience with industry leading companies, Manpower associates receive:

* Vacation and General Holiday Pay

* Weekly pay via direct deposit

* Access to Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance benefits

* Complimentary access to Manpower's online university

Please apply online and / or create and manage your profile at Alternatively, you can email your resume to or contact us at 403-269-6936 and ask for Melissa.

Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

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