Industrial Hygiene Technician - Joliet


Joliet, IL, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary

ExxonMobil's Medicine and Occupational Health (MOH) Department is currently seeking candidates to fill the role of Industrial Hygiene Technician.   ExxonMobil offers an excellent working environment, competitive salary, attractive benefits and an opportunity to join a dynamic organization offering career growth.

The Industrial Hygiene Technician works under the direction of an ExxonMobil Industrial Hygienist and is responsible for carrying out a variety of activities such as routine and emergency air monitoring, noise surveys, ventilation surveys, basic report writing, sample data entry and field verifications on a variety of program elements as directed by the Industrial Hygienist.  The successful candidate should have an intermediate understanding, either through education or experience, of general industrial hygiene practices such as monitoring methods, sample handling, data analysis, and use/calibration of monitoring equipment.  The candidate will provide direct field support to operations.  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential for the job.  


The position is in Joliet, Illinois.    

Job Role Responsibilities

•    Industrial hygiene monitoring 
•    Quantitative and qualitative data entry and general database management
•    Participation in the emergency response on-call schedule 
•    Industrial hygiene monitoring support for emergency response activities 
•    Industrial hygiene equipment management 
•    Respond to general industrial hygiene field requests (e.g. ventilation tests, noise level testing)
•    Deliver field level industrial hygiene training

Job Requirements

•    Experience with gas testing equipment (including performing general gas testing and monitoring) and other industrial hygiene equipment e.g. sound level meters and dosimeters
•    Working knowledge of relevant OSHA health standards
•    Work experience in the petrochemical industry is preferred but not required
•    Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Hygiene or a physical science/engineering discipline preferred but not required

Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

•    Ability to work and navigate safely through an industrial setting
•    Ability to climb structures, work at heights and wear respiratory protection
•    Ability to work well in at team environment and adapt to changing priorities
•    Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
•    Strong communication skills (oral and written)  
•    Strong computer skills (relational databases, spreadsheets, and word processing)
•    Self-starter and highly motivated


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ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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