£25,000 per annum + benefits
Permanent, 37.5 hrs a week
Our client is an Occupational Hygiene specialist, and they are looking for a Technician to join our team in Bridgwater.
The Technician will report to the occupational hygiene lead as part of the Client's delivery team. The team provides a complete Occupational Health and Medical service to all those working on the site.
The main duties of the role include:
In support of occupational hygiene team:
Perform occupational hygiene monitoring and surveys of personnel and site activities, for a range of chemical, physical and biological agents (dust, respirable crystalline silica, noise, welding fumes, gases, organic vapours, noise, vibration, thermal conditions, etc)
Participate in specific occupational hygiene related investigations and studies, as required by the project and at the direction of the occupational hygiene lead.
Carry out regular workplace inspections / tours to assess occupational hygiene related aspects and to reinforce workplace health themes with the workforce
Assist with preparation and delivery of training and information materials on occupational hygiene related topics to the project and contractor companies
Contribute to the regular update and circulation of occupational hygiene performance reports to the project.
In support of the COSHH coordinator and COSHH management function
Review and process requests for on-boarding, transfer and removal of chemicals
Produce regular reports of chemicals on-site eg; maximum quantities
Ensure chemical database is maintained with up to date information
Support COSHH assessments
Carry out scheduled COSHH inspections of platforms and workplaces, including off site facilities
Provide and distribute general information to raise awareness about COSHH
- Degree qualification in a Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths related subject
- Good communication skills
- Work experience in industrial construction environment