Junior Project Specialist

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Company: 
OHE Consultants
Work Type: 
Full Time
City / Location: 
Mississauga, Ontario
Region: 
London/Middlesex
Rate of Pay: 
to be advised
Work Schedule: 
normally Mon to Fri, but can vary depending on client requirement
Contact Info: 
Posting Date: 
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 to Saturday, August 29, 2020
Category: 
Other
Agency: 
Community Employment Services Fanshawe, London Campus

Nelson Park Plaza
155 Clarke Road
London, Ontario
N5W 5C9

Description: 

OHE Consultants is looking to hire a qualified candidate for the position of Junior Project Specialist
in the area of Occupational Hygiene / Hazardous Materials. The Junior Project Specialist will work
on occupational hygiene and health & safety projects including asbestos and mould investigations
and assessments, and designated substances surveys.
Responsibilities

  • Conduct inspections durig occupational hygiene and health & safety projects including asbestos abatement and mould remediation projects (e.g. containment inspections, progress inspections, clearance visual inspections, etc.)
  • Conduct hazardous building materials surveys
  • Conduct bulk and air sampling for asbestos and mould
  • Perform Phase Contrast Microscopy (PCM) analysis
  • Prepare daily progress reports
  • Prepare project reports detailing the work completed, applicable regulatory framework, findings, conclusions and recommendations in a timely, accurate and complete manner
  • Supervise contractors during abatement and remediation projects
  • Develop and maintain effective client relationships, enhancing client confidence in OHE and the services provided
  • Ensure on-site activities do not disrupt the client’s normal business operations
  • Provide accurate and scientific records of field data; monitor results and observe site activities. Relay pertinent information to Senior Project Consultants, as appropriate
  • Effectively manage current and upcoming assignments, remaining aware of issues, expectations and progress of all assigned projects
  • Provide support to colleagues as required (e.g. provide appropriate input, suggestions and insights)
  •  Advise clients in the identification, handling and disposal of hazardous substances in a safe, legal and cost-effective manner under the direction of the Project Manager
  • Develop and maintain excellent client relations
  • Assure completeness of projects and accuracy of reports
Requirements: 

A Bachelor of Applied Science in Occupational Hygiene or Engineering, or a College Diploma
in Occupational Hygiene, Health and Safety, Construction, Architectural or Environmental
Technology

  • Experience and knowledge of major building systems and building construction
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Proficiency with Auto CAD is considered an asset

The candidate must show an ability to work within a client oriented and fast-paced environment.
Required skills include flexibility, adaptability, problem-solving ability, excellent computer skills,
excellent written and verbal communication skills, the ability to multi-task as well as the ability to
meet tight timelines. The candidate must have a valid driver’s license. The candidate must also
be able and willing to travel as part of this position.

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