Ventilation Scientist

We have an exciting and varied opportunity for a motivated individual with a degree in physics, physical chemistry or engineering, looking to develop a career in the field of ventilation science. You will join the Exposure Assessment & Control (EAC) capability, within the Health Capability Group (HCG). EAC is a multidisciplinary team comprising expertise in occupational hygiene and allied specialisms in the disciplines of noise, vibration, aerosols, respiratory protection and ventilation.

You will develop and lead research projects for HSE and commercial customers; engaging with Senior Scientists in the EAC portfolio, other stakeholders in HSE and commercial customers. The work will provide innovative support to both industry and HSE research projects, with the aim to prevent death, injury and ill-health of workers and those affected by work activities. Contribution to incident investigations may also be required.

The HCG has a wide range of technical and diverse disciplines requiring flexible and collaborative working; you will be expected to assist colleagues not only across the EAC & wider HCG but also across HSE in their programmes of work.

More details about the services available at the Science & Research Centre and HSE can be found on our website here: www.hsl.gov.uk

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