Terracon Senior Industrial Hygienist in Greenville, South Carolina


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Job Description:

General Responsibilities:

Investigate sites to identify any physical or environmental risks. Supervise and/or perform field studies including airborne chemical monitoring, noise monitoring, indoor air quality, and asbestos and lead paint surveys. Develop sampling strategies and outline required analysis. Research regulatory standards and hazard data. Evaluate sampling results. Prepare risk assessment reports and develop recommendations for corrective action. Present and communicate findings and report recommendations to clients.

Essential Role and Responsibilities:

  • Develop understanding and be aware of project-related risk. Be familiar with what could go wrong on a project and how to protect the Company.

  • Lead safety efforts for team and ensure team follows safety rules and guidelines. Responsible for creating and modeling a safe work environment; demonstrates safety practices. Promote pre-task planning for all projects.

  • Promote continuous quality monitoring and improvement on projects. Monitor quality standards and practices.

  • Senior level industrial hygiene professional responsible for leading complex projects requiring innovative investigation techniques.

  • Supervise the analysis and formation of recommendations in written reports.

  • Assist in establishing and updating current policies/ procedures for technical projects in field of expertise, to ensure proper interpretation and implementation by subordinate staff.

  • Provide technical direction and training to less experience professional staff.

  • Participate in the development of marketing strategies and presentations of qualifications to clients on projects.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Science or related science field.

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience.

  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history.


  • Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) or Certified Safety Professional (CSP)



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Posting Title:

Senior Industrial Hygienist

Employment Type:

Regular, Full Time

City, State (Office Location):

Greenville, SC

About Terracon:

Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon currently has more than 3,500 employees in 130 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracon’s growth is due to valued employees exceeding expectations in client service and growing their careers with new and exciting opportunities in the marketplace.

EEO Statement:

Terracon offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.

Terracon is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.

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