Qatargas: Industrial Hygienist

Qatargas is seeking an industrial hygienist to be based in Ras Laffan, Qatar.

Job Purpose

  • Develop and implement the Industrial Hygiene Program (IHP), which aims to protect employees, contractors and visitors from unacceptable exposure to occupational health risks.

Job Context & Major Challenge(s)

  • Applies a high level of knowledge in anticipating and identifying all possible occupational hazards and measuring limits of exposures to determine the ways of workers protections. Hazards may be physical such as (Noise & Heat), Chemical or Biological and treated in accordance with established Company policies, Government laws and specialized technical standards.
  • Ability to provide professional consultation and problem solving on complex Industrial Hygiene issues.
  • Setting priorities based on health risk assessment and cost benefit rather than position or seniority of the requesting party is an on-going challenge.

Key Job Accountabilities – I

  • Implement the Industrial Hygiene Program (IHP) and Annual Action Plan, ensuring compliance with relevant industrial hygiene standards.  Participates in the EHS meetings with the various departments to present information on their activities and findings related to the Industrial Hygiene Program.
  • Review workplace health issues, raised by departments and to follow up to ensure that recommendations are implemented in a timely manner.
  • Perform qualitative and quantitative exposure assessments to identify workplace health hazards and submits reports with recommendations for achieving hazard reduction and compliance with relevant industrial hygiene standards.
  • Conduct routine audits of the plant and offshore facilities to identify issues, as well as determine level of compliance.

Please visit Qatargas’ website for more information.