Argonne's Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) division have a great opportunity for an Industrial Hygienist. You will serve as a subject matter expert for implementation of safety and industrial hygiene programs that meet contract and regulatory requirements, and interfaces with counterparts and appropriate Argonne Leadership Directorates and division managers for Argonne-related activities. Establishes and implements HSE policies and procedures across all partners. Functions as part of the larger Industrial Hygiene and Health, Safety, & Environment teams.
Argonne is known for its great work-life balance. We are an internationally recognized research facility and part of the Department of Energy Laboratory complex. Argonne is located in Lemont, 35 miles southwest of Downtown Chicago, surrounded by the Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve with running, walking and biking trails. Argonne offers a competitive salary with an excellent benefits package, detailed here.
Chartered in 1946 as the nation’s first national laboratory, Argonne enters the 21st century focused on solving the major scientific and engineering challenges of our time: sustainable energy, a clean environment, economic competitiveness and national security. Argonne is home to a staff of over 3,300 employees including over 1,500 scientists, engineers and postdoctoral scholars and, with world-renowned scientific facilities, hosts over 6,500 facility users annually.
This level of knowledge and skill is usually attained through a minimum of a Bachelor`s Degree in occupational health and safety or a related physical science with 6 or more years of experience.
Current or expected certification in the practice of industrial hygiene by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene is highly desirable
Argonne National Laboratory, one of the U.S. Department of Energy's oldest and largest national laboratories for science and engineering research, employs 3,400 employees, including 1,250 scientists and engineers, three-quarters of whom hold doctoral degrees. Argonne's annual operating budget of around $794 million supports upwards of 200 research projects. Since 1990, Argonne has worked with more... than 600 companies and numerous federal agencies and other organizations. Argonne's mission is to apply a unique mix of world-class science, engineering and user facilities to deliver innovative research and technologies. We create new knowledge that addresses the most important scientific and societal needs of our nation. We actively seek opportunities to work with industry to transfer our technologies to the marketplace through licensing, joint research and many other collaborative relationships. Argonne is managed by UChicago Argonne, LLC, for the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science. We are located on 1,500 acres (6.9 sq. km) in southwest DuPage County, Illinois 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Chicago. The site is completely encircled by the beautiful Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve.
Argonne is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity in our workforce.