North Carolina Department of Labor OSHA Industrial Hygienist I (OSHA Health Compliance Officer I)

Job Description: OSHA Industrial Hygienist I (OSHA Health Compliance Officer I)

$7,000 Sign-On Bonus to Eligible Candidates

The recruitment salary for fully qualified candidates is $60,900.

The Health Compliance Officer (HCO) conducts inspections of industrial workplaces to detect occupational health hazards which are in violation of the Occupational Safety and Health Act. The HCO inspects and makes written reports of employee exposures to potentially toxic substances and hazardous working conditions throughout the state. 
Position recommends issuance of citations when justified by the occupational safety and health laws of the state of North Carolina. Plans the inspection schedules and performs them independently, seeking advice from supervisor when working with unusual hazards. Types of inspections conducted are: complaints, referrals, follow-up, accidents, fatalities and general schedule assignments. The acceptable candidate must be able to operate and calibrate sound level meters, audio dosimeters, air sampling pumps, combustible gas indicators, and other testing and sampling equipment to measure potential health hazards of specific substances or in specific industries or processes related to occupational health hazards. 


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