position performs duties within the field of Industrial Hygiene to
support the Environmental Health Program at Kennedy Space Center
(KSC), Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) and Patrick Air
Force Base (PAFB). The position must be able to independently
recognize and evaluate health hazards and recommend corrective
actions, such as engineering controls. Must understand the use and
operation of various types of industrial hygiene instruments such
as; sound level meters, velometers, multi-gas meters, fixed
monitoring systems, integrated air sampling equipment, etc.
Must be familiar with NIOSH/OSHA sampling methodology, OSHA & ANSI
standards, ACGIH documents, and other references pertinent to
industrial hygiene. Position ensures compliance with specific
Federal, State, NASA, or Air Force regulations and program or
contractual requirements to preserve the health and safety of
persons within the KSC/CCAFS/PAFB environment, working within the
limits of standard or accepted practice.
· Conduct industrial hygiene surveys,
collect and prepare samples for analysis, collect, analyze and
interpret data, prepare reports, update applicable databases and
· Performs any range of program related launch
support activities before, during or after launch as prescribed by
program or contractual requirements, including monitoring for
various toxic, explosive or oxygen deficient atmospheres.
· Responds to incidents and emergency situations
within area of expertise and work within standard operating
procedures or as directed to protect and preserve the health and
safety of persons in the area and to reduce exposure and
impact. Conducts interviews and prepares related reports as
· Performs a range of hazard evaluations and
abatement activities related to designated area of specialty.
· Performs range of administrative duties required
to fulfill program or contractual requirements related to designated
area of specialty, including record keeping, inventory maintenance,
supply requisition, library maintenance, database maintenance and
similar duties as assigned.
· Prepares, sets up, calibrates and operates
electronic or mechanical sample collection or testing devices as
required to perform program responsibilities.
· Cleans and maintains field operating and
collection equipment and devices to ensure proper
operation. Maintains field supplies.
· Performs or assists with any departmental
operations, as required or directed to maintain workflow or respond
to emergency conditions.
· Maintains work area in a clean and orderly
condition. Ensures safe operating conditions within area of
responsibility. Performs other related duties as assigned.
· Properly manages by-products, which may include
hazardous wastes, resultant from workplace activities. Specific
responsibilities may include proper waste segregation,
containerization, handling, and responding to emergencies in a
manner consistent with company policies/procedures and site-specific
· Properly manages colorimetric indicator tubes
and ensure the proper disposal (potentially hazardous waste) of used
· Field and laboratory equipment including various
meters, calibration devices, pumps, vehicles, computers, usual
peripherals and common office equipment will be used.
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