Industrial Hygienist - Downtown Atlanta
Industrial Hygienist - Georgia Power Headquarters, Downtown Atlanta
Location: 241 Ralph McGill Blvd, Atlanta 30308
Subject to the Georgia Power Company Smoke Free Workplace Policy: You must be free from all tobacco products (including but not limited to cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chew, snuff, patch and/or gum), at least SIX MONTHS prior to applying for this position.
The Industrial Hygienist position is responsible for recognizing and evaluating potential occupational health hazards, for recommending and developing control measures that are designed to eliminate or mitigate potential for occupational illness, and to comply with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rules and regulations.
NOTE: Significant travel is required throughout Georgia service territory, including some overnight travel .
Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Hygiene, Natural or Physical Science strongly preferred
Master's Degree is a plus
Work Experience/Technical knowledge
Good working knowledge of industrial hygiene principles and practices
Prior experience performing such practices as air sampling, noise measurements and report writing
Working knowledge of state of the art personal protective equipment and engineering control measures
Good working knowledge of OSHA rules, regulations, policies, and procedures
General knowledge of environmental laws and regulations that are inter-related with OSHA rules (SARA, TSCA, RCRA, NESHAPS, AHERA, and state equivalents)
Knowledge, Skills & abilities
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to interact with all levels of employees
Ability to work with and through others in a team environment
Ability to perform duties with a moderate level of guidance and direction
Demonstrated behaviors that are consistent with Southern Style values defined as: Total Commitment, Superior Performance and Unquestionable Trust; as well as proven safety leadership which meets the company's safety policies/procedures
- Must have a current valid driver's license
Provide industrial hygiene consultative services for internal clients
Evaluate and interpret rules/regulations
Render advice on specific compliance measures
Conduct employee exposure assessments
Develop and deliver compliance and training programs
Assist in implementation and maintenance of industrial hygiene programs
Serve as a resource on auditing teams
Significant travel throughout Georgia service territory, including some overnight travel
Subject to the Georgia Power Company Smoke Free Workplace Policy: You must be free from all tobacco products (including but not limited to cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chew, snuff, patch and/or gum), at least six months prior to applying for this position.
Georgia Power is an investor-owned, tax-paying utility that serves 2.4 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties. The largest of four electric utilities that make up Southern Company, Georgia Power, has been providing electricity to Georgia for more than a century at rates well below the national average. With 4.4 million customers and more than 42,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is the premier energy company serving the Southeast. A leading U.S. producer of electricity, Southern Company owns Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power, Mississippi Power, Southern Nuclear, Southern Power, SouthernLINC Wireless and Southern Telecom. Southern Company also has a growing competitive generation company. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and retail electric prices below the national average. Southern Company is consistently listed among the top U.S. electric service providers in customer satisfaction by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI).
Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Job Field: Safety & Health
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta
Operating Company: Georgia Power Company
Other Locations: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 50 % of the Time
Georgia Power Headquarters - 241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE (241ATLANTA)
241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE
Req ID: GPC2006167