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Career Exploration Seminars in Industrial Hygiene. Trina Redford, Industrial Hygienist National Naval Medical Center Naval Business Center, Bld. 615 Philadelphia, PA. Purpose.

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career exploration seminars in industrial hygiene

Career Exploration Seminarsin Industrial Hygiene

Trina Redford, Industrial Hygienist

National Naval Medical Center

Naval Business Center, Bld. 615

Philadelphia, PA

purpose
Purpose
  • To introduce the field of industrial hygiene and recruit minority students interested in pursing careers in the profession.
industrial hygiene
Industrial Hygiene
  • Anticipation, recognition, evaluation, and control of workplace environmental factors that may effect the health of comfort or productivity of the worker.
  • Science.
  • Art that involves judgment creativity and human interaction.
job diversity
Public Utilities

Government

Laborer Unions

Research Laboratories

Hospitals

Hazardous Waste Companies

College and Universities

Consulting Firms

Chemical Companies

Manufacturing Companies

Job Diversity
the federal government s role
The Federal Government’s Role
  • 1970-Occupational Safety and Health Act
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
educational requirements
Educational requirements
  • Undergraduate degree in:
    • Engineering
    • Chemistry
    • Biology
    • Occupational Health
    • Industrial Hygiene
areas the industrial hygienist may be involved in include
Asbestos

Biological Monitoring

Biosafety

Confined Spaces

Ergonomics

Environmental Lead

Exposure Assessment

Hazard Evaluation

Indoor Environmental Quality

Radiation

Laboratory Health and Safety

Toxicology

Workplace Environmental Exposure Levels

Areas the Industrial Hygienist may be involved in include:
occupational health team
Occupational Health Team
  • Occupational Health Physician
  • Certified Occupational Health Nurse (COHN)
  • Audiologist
  • Optometrist
  • Industrial Hygienist
salary of an industrial hygienist
Salary of an Industrial Hygienist
  • Entry Level $35,000-$40,000
  • Mid Level $40,000-$70,000
  • Top Level $60,000-$130,000
  • or higher
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“We are prone to judge success by the index of our salaries or the size of our automobile rather that the quality of or services and relationship to mankind.”

Martin Luther King Jr.