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Lead Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Health Manager


A chemical manufacturing organization is looking to appoint a Lead Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Health Manager to join their EHS team and help support operations across multiple sites in the US. 


The Lead IH/OH Manager will be responsible for developing and maintaining the Industrial Hygiene program for sites in the US, with support from leadership and the autonomy to build a program that impacts the company positively.


This role can be based from either Philadelphia, PA or the Richmond, VA area.


The role:

  • Develop and implement an industrial hygiene and ergonomics program, complete with strategies and metrics to track progress, to work towards a goal of excellence

  • Work across various departments within the business as a subject-matter expert on industrial hygiene

  • Communicate with staff at all levels, including leadership, to generate awareness, ensure compliance, and implement industrial hygiene programs company-wide

  • Conduct regular audits and training sessions

  • Work closely with corporate EHS team to collaborate and continuously develop a strong program worldwide



The candidate:

  • 7+years of experience in industrial hygiene

  • Experience in chemical or petrochemical environments 

  • Bachelor's Degree in EHS, IH, Chemistry, Engineering, or a related field

  • Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) certification

  • Experience managing direct reports preferred

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills