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Industrial Hygienist in Aliso Viejo, CA at Cardno USA Inc

Date Posted: 7/1/2018

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Job Description

Cardno® ChemRisk, a scientific consulting company, provides state-of-the-art toxicology, industrial hygiene, epidemiology, and risk assessment services to organizations that confront public health, occupational health, and environmental challenges.

Our team members have a long-standing reputation for thorough scientific analysis and for sharing results in the peer-reviewed scientific literature. Many of the over 500 papers that we have published present novel methodologies or address emerging advances in the health sciences, and have been frequently referenced in regulatory decision-making. Our mission is to provide creative and scientifically rigorous approaches to answering questions about the human health hazards posed by chemical, biological, pharmaceutical, and radiological agents.

We are currently seeking a Senior Health Scientist to join our firm. Successful applicant will have a Master's degree (PhD preferred) and a multi-disciplinary background consisting of environmental, toxicological or human health risk assessment including business development and project experience

Specific activities and responsibilities for this position include:

> Work with our corporate business development team to lead client development activities
> Plan and attend meetings with prospective clients, identify business opportunities, and prepare proposals for projects
> Publish and present study findings in the peer reviewed literature and at scientific conferences
> Evaluate current literature and regulatory developments
> Provide strategic consulting and, if appropriate, testimony as an expert witness in litigation
> Work with, manage, and mentor multi-disciplinary staff of health scientists including engineers, toxicologists, industrial hygienists, epidemiologists, environmental scientists and public health professionals
> Some travel expected

Job Requirements

Qualifications for this position include:

> MS or PhD in industrial hygiene, exposure science, or related field
> 10 to 15 years of professional experience within environmental, human health or toxicology-related fields with substantial data analytics and computer simulation components
> Expertise in human health risk assessment
> Basic familiarity with OSHA, NIOSH, FDA, USDA and EPA regulatory agencies and practices
> Experience presenting research findings in academic/peer-reviewed settings and at professional meetings
> Excellent verbal and written communication skills
> Strong organizational skills and ability to balance time among multiple assignments
> Ability to work independently or in multidisciplinary teams

Cardno® ChemRisk is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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