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Asbestos Professional

Asbestos Professional

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking an industrial hygiene, asbestos, lead and mold person to join our time in Illinois. Will work in both the field and the office, under supervision. This is a fulltime position; however, part time and on-call will also be considered.


Key Responsibilities


Field work includes performing asbestos inspections and project management consistent with AHERA and NESHAPs regulations, lead based paint sampling and xrf testing, lead based paint risk assessment, attending client meetings, walkthroughs and oversight of subcontractors.


Office work includes producing routine plans, reports, cost estimates and specifications under supervision. Will assist in preparation of proposals. Will review plan documents to determine affected building elements for renovation and construction work.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Safety and Occupational Health (ESOH) or related science field desired but not required
  • Experience in the environmental safety and occupational health or related field
  • Illinois licenses for Asbestos Air Sampling Professional, Asbestos Project Manager, Asbestos Inspector, and Lead Inspector required
  • XRF training and testing experience required
  • Lead Risk Assessor and/or Lead Safe Certification from USEPA desired
  • OSHA 40-hour training, mold experience, industrial hygiene sampling, general compliance and/or soil/groundwater sampling experience, would be a plus

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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