Mount Isa Mines is currently seeking suitably qualified and experienced applicants for the position of Occupational Hygiene Technician. Reporting to the Senior Occupational Hygienist, you will be part of the Occupational Hygiene team contributing to the management of a diverse range of occupational hygiene initiatives in underground and open cut metalliferous mining; and processing and associated operations.
This role is residentially based in Mount Isa and will require you to work a 5/2, 4/3 roster (9-day fortnight).
You will be responsible for:
Conducting sampling to measure and monitor worker exposure to occupational health hazards
Performing calibration and maintenance of sampling equipment
Facilitating laboratory analysis of collected samples
Working with occupational hygienists to interpret and analyse data, and recommend actions to prevent or reduce workplace exposures to harmful agents
Valid and accurate data collection and entry into Glencore data management systems
The successful candidate will have:
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
The ability to liaise and influence effectively across multiple levels of the workforce, management, regulatory bodies, medical and health providers
Successful completion of the AIOH Basic Principles of Occupational Hygiene course is highly desirable
Demonstrated experience in occupational hygiene practice and application is desirable
RSO qualifications, asbestos survey certification and / or tertiary qualifications in an associated discipline will be highly regarded
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