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Industrial Hygienist (Early/Mid-Career)

Posting Duration

This posting will be open for application submissions for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days, including the ‘posting date’. Sandia reserves the right to extend the posting date at any time.

COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

Sandia demonstrates its commitment to public safety in the national interest by requiring that all new hires be fully vaccinated or have an approved medical or religious accommodation before commencing employment. The requirement also applies to those who are telecommuting and working virtually.

Any concerns about the ability to meet this requirement should be directed to HR Solutions at (505) 284-4700.

What Your Job Will Be Like

Are you passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to explore solutions? Do you want to join a dynamic team that solves challenging issues for our nation's security? If so, you could be the Industrial Hygienist we are seeking to join our team.

On any given day, you may be called on to:

Support research and development, construction, maintenance, or production activities. Perform exposure assessments, which include the anticipation, recognition, and evaluation of workplace hazards (e.g., chemical, biological, and physical agents); the specification of exposure abatement and mitigation methods using the hierarchy of controls; and quality documentation of the assessments. Perform subject matter expert responsibilities for an industrial hygiene topical area corporate procedure Qualifications We Require Bachelor's degree in Environmental Health, Occupational Health, Industrial Hygiene, Biology, Chemistry or a closely related field plus (2) or more years of relevant occupational safety and health work experience; or master's degree in Environmental Health, Occupational Health, Industrial Hygiene or a closely related field plus (1) or more years relevant experience; or doctorate in relevant occupational safety and health discipline; or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Competence in the field of industrial hygiene (occupational/environmental health) as demonstrated through a combination of related education, training, and work experience. Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance. Qualifications We Desire Credentialed by ABIH as a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH). Department of Energy (DOE)-granted L or Q-level security clearance. Credentialed by BCSP as a Certified Safety Professional (CSP). Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite computer applications. Ability to work effectively with others in a teaming environment under minimal supervision. Excellent customer relationships and workplace interpersonal skills. Experience working independently on assignments and exercising decision-making authority. Experience providing authoritative consultation and advice based on experience and technical knowledge. Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Working familiarity with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations (29CFR1910 and 29CFR1926) and Department of Energy safety and health regulations (10CFR850 and 10CFR851). Experience performing occupational/environmental health related monitoring and interpreting results. About Our Team

Partners with organizations and workforce to assure safe operations. Responsible for Pressure Safety, Electrical Safety, Biological Safety, Laser Safety, NANO Material Safety, Beryllium Program.

About Sandia
Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:
Challenging work with amazing impact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwideExtraordinary co-workersSome of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the worldCareer advancement and enrichment opportunitiesFlexible work arrangements for many positions include 9/80 (work 80 hours every two weeks, with every other Friday off) and 4/10 (work 4 ten-hour days each week) compressed workweeks, part-time work, and telecommuting (a mix of onsite work and working from home)Generous vacations, strong medical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance* World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers. Learn more about Sandia at:
These benefits vary by job classification. Security Clearance

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.

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