Senior Regulatory Scientist – Exposure Team

  • Scientific
  • Various
  • Oct 10, 2022
  • Salary:£39,334 - £45,865 Posts based in London will include an additional £4378 London Weighting Allowance

The Health and Safety Executive is recruiting an experienced Senior Regulatory Scientist to join our Non-dietary Exposure team within the Chemicals Regulation Division.

The Non-dietary Exposure Team’s function is to assess occupational and other non-dietary exposure of people to pesticides and biocides. This is an exciting time to join the team and you will play a leading role in developing the UK Government’s approaches to assessing the risks arising from exposure to chemicals and work with a variety of national and international organisations and experts. To help us meet these challenges, we require an ambitious senior regulatory non-dietary exposure expert to join us.

You will already be an established professional in occupational and non-dietary exposure assessment of biocides. Beyond your specialism you will work alongside a multi-disciplinary team of chemical and environmental scientists and other technical experts undertaking risks assessments using range of data relating to biocide active substances and products. Your role will be to lead occupational and non-dietary exposure assessments of biocides and explain conclusions and decisions internally and externally, to independent scientists, other government departments and relevant stakeholders.

As a Senior Regulatory Scientist, you will mentor and support members of the team, provide peer review of work, lead on specific technical aspects, and provide advice to specialist and policy colleagues and wider stakeholders.

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