Industrial Hygienist (Hutchinson, MN)
Hutchinson , Minnesota
January 10, 2017
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Job Description:

3M is seeking an Industrial Hygienist for the Stationary and Office Supplies Division Plant located in Hutchinson, MN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of Industrial Hygienist will be responsible for implementing a comprehensive industrial hygiene program, anticipating, recognizing, evaluating and control of noise and chemical exposures.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Leads incident investigations impacting employee health
  • Develops and implements comprehensive industrial hygiene program consisting of such components as hearing conservation, respiratory protection and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Manages all Industrial Hygiene (IH)related internal company requirements, i.e. Global Safety and Health Plan (GSHP) elements
  • Conducts personal sampling to determine potential impact from environmental factors
  • Develops & conducts IH-related training
  • Conducts Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) investigations & determines appropriate remediation
  • Review new chemical compositions entering the facility for IH concerns

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a Science discipline from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of two (2) years of combined experience working in an Industrial Hygiene, Safety and/or Environmental position

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Health & Safety, Public Health or related discipline from an accredited institution
  • American Board of Industrial Hygiene, Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) or willingness to obtain within the first 18 months of employment at 3M
  • Experience in a plant manufacturing environment
  • Experience in investigation of IAQ issues
  • Experience with an IH data management program (such as WorkCHEC-applies to internal applicants only)
  • Ability to work in a team atmosphere
  • Strong communication skills (verbal, written and presentation)
  • Microsoft Office proficient

Location: Hutchinson, Minnesota
Travel: Up to 5% domestic
Relocation: Is authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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