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Industrial Hygiene Manager


A leading chemical manufacturing company 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 Richmond VA or Parsippany NJ. 


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:

  • 10+ years of experience in an industrial hygiene role
  • Experience in chemical or petrochemical environments 
  • Bachelor's Degree in safety, industrial hygiene, environmental science, engineering or chemistry
  • Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) certification
  • Experience managing direct reports
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Ability to travel 25%