The Associate Industrial Hygienist performs entry-level duties in the fields of industrial hygiene, primarily in support of the UCSF Respiratory Protection Program. UCSF's Respiratory Protection Program successfully manages annual fit testing and training for over 10,000 staff, students, residents, and faculty. The Respiratory Protection Program is compliant with all applicable Cal/OSHA regulations, including the Respiratory Protection Standard, Aerosol Transmissible Disease Standard, and Protection from Wildfire Smoke, amongst others.
Primary duties for the Associate Industrial Hygienist include respiratory protection fit testing for staff, students, faculty, and learners, assisting with fit testing scheduling, and providing respirator training to customers. Additional duties may include entry level industrial hygiene tasks related to occupational safety, environmental health, laboratory safety, hazardous materials control, and uses basic concepts / equipment.
The Associate Industrial Hygienist assists higher level EH&S Specialists. Performs tasks from detailed instructions and established procedures on typically non-complex assignments in support of professional program(s). Work is regularly reviewed for understanding of professional concepts and following defined policies and procedures.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.