Occupational Health Hygienist (HS2)

This vacancy is now closed

A main Joint Venture on HS2 is looking for an Occupational Health Hygienist to work out of their Birmingham head office. The contract is for at least 9 months and is to start as soon as possible.

Description of Activities to be undertaken

  • Undertaking surveys and evaluating risks to health in the workplace.
  • Accurately measuring and sampling levels of exposure, often through precise use of specialist equipment
  • Analysing and recording facts or details of procedures in the workplace.
  • Eliminating or significantly reducing risk by recommending operational changes and selecting and designing relevant facilities or equipment.
  • Considering all options of control, such as ventilation, containment and personal protective equipment and finding cost-effective solutions.
  • Compiling data, writing reports and presenting the findings.
  • Liaising with a range of people, including employers and employees, in the process of evaluating workplaces.
  • Providing advice and guidance to design teams throughout the design stage in order to eliminate or mitigate health risks.
  • Providing training on health issues such as asbestos and Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH) awareness etc. to design teams and other Joint Venture staff.

If this position is for you then please don't hesitate to contact me on 02085228888 for an informal chat or drop me an email with any questions you might have to

Alternatively if this position isn't for you but you think you know someone who might be suitable , then we offer a £500 referral fee (T's and C's apply).