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Associate Industrial Hygienist - California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)

Associate Industrial Hygienist

California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)

Salary: $6,210.00 - $8,481.00 per Month

Filing Deadline: 3/4/2021

For the full job description, including duty statement, and to apply, visit: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=234024

Position Description: The Associate Industrial Hygienist (AIH) under general direction of the Environmental Program Manager I, and with guidance from the Senior Industrial Hygienist, performs a variety of monitoring and inspection activities for the purpose of identifying worker health & safety exposures related to pesticide use. The AIH also works with the Human Resources Branch (HRB) to provide advice and expertise on workplace hazards related to departmental employee workplace hazards. Conducts and participates in comprehensive occupational safety and health worksite audits and site visits to verify occupational safety and ensure industry standards are maintained. Reviews and provides guidance on hazard appraisal and recognition plans using the safety analysis technique of anticipation, recognition, evaluation and control. Provides initial interpretations of regulations as they relate to public and occupational safety and health issues and advises management on the impact to the department. Interprets and applies pertinent sections of the State's safety orders, health and safety code and labor code.

About DPR: The Department of Pesticide Regulation is dedicated to preserving California’s environment and offers a progressive and family friendly work environment that values innovative thinking, collaborative approaches, and an enthusiasm for learning and continued job growth.

At DPR, we know the importance of building an organization that is as diverse as the communities we serve. We believe in maintaining a workplace where employees from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and lived experiences can thrive. Working together, our multicultural team is positioned to better improve the lives of all Californians.

This position is in the Worker Health and Safety Branch at the Department of Pesticide Regulation's Bradshaw Regional Office in Rancho Cordova, California.

Department Website: https://www.cdpr.ca.gov

Assistant and Associate Industrial Hygienists

Assistant and Associate Industrial Hygienists

On March 29, Cal/OSHA posted 17 new Assistant and Associate Industrial Hygienist positions for work across the state. These are field positions that conduct compliance inspections in many different settings and consult with employers on a wide range of health and safety issues.

Cal/OSHA inspectors help improve health and safety conditions in workplaces and make a positive difference in the lives of California workers.

Positions are available in Sacramento, Redding, Modesto, Fresno, American Canyon, and elsewhere in California. Here are links to specific locations in the Central Valley.

· Sacramento: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=245188

· American Canyon: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=245186

· Redding: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=245191

· Modesto: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=245193

Learn more about:

· How to become a Cal/OSHA field inspector

· Current openings

Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

Have questions? Contact a Cal/OSHA recruiter at CalOSHAJobs@dir.ca.gov

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Questions? Contact a Cal/OSHA recruiter at CalOSHAJobs@dir.ca.gov