Jr. Industrial Hygienist

Nye, Montana, United States
Sep 23, 2022
Oct 23, 2022
Health & Safety
Full Time
Jr. Industrial Hygienist

Location: Stillwater Mine - Nye, MT

Position Purpose and Summary: The Industrial Hygienist intern will work with Sibanye-Stillwater's Safety and Health Management team to maintain compliance with company, state and federal Regulations. During the course of the summer internship the successful candidate will help to develop and maintain programs and evaluate field exposures through sampling to ensure the continued health and safety of employees, protect business interests as well as meet regulatory requirements for control of workplace health exposures. The Industrial Hygienist Intern will participate in planned inspections, assist with employee training and make suggestions for program development and improvement. Each summer intern will be responsible for researching, developing and presenting their summer project to the site leadership team.

Qualifications/Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree or higher in Safety, Occupational Health or Industrial Hygiene
  • Ability to work closely with and communicate with multiple departments (Environmental, Production, Development, Maintenance, Engineering and Geology) to identify and improve on current processes.
  • Knowledge of fundamental Industrial Hygiene sampling practices for DPM, dust, noise, welding fumes and other common health hazards
  • Knowledge of Ergonomic principles and ability to conduct workplace assessments.
  • Knowledge of Basic Industrial Hygiene practices
  • Ability to work independently with self-direction
  • Ability to effectively communicate

Qualifications/Knowledge/Skills/Experience PREFERRED:

  • Leadership qualities including: character, teamwork, communication, business sense and vision.
  • Solid understanding of MSHA regulations and compliance.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Experienced in PC based software programs, PowerPoint, Excel, Word and business based software.