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Occupational Hygiene Lead

Job Category:  Other
Contract Partner Company:  MEH Alliance
Employing Company:  NG Bailey

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Occupational Hygiene Lead

The MEH Alliance - NG Bailey 

Hinkley Point C 



To Apply: Occupational Hygiene Lead - Career portal (





Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with project teams to embed occupational hygiene related aspects into project designs and construction implementation plans and oversee the health risk assessment process.
  • Gathering information and expertise relevant to the research and investigations / surveys being undertaken. Initiating new surveys / projects where required and monitoring progress of existing projects, instigating appropriate action to meet the requirements where necessary.
  • Perform occupational hygiene assessments and monitoring of personnel and site activities, for a range of chemical, physical and biological agents (eg; dust, respirable crystalline silica, diesel engine exhaust emissions, welding fumes, gases, organic vapours, noise, vibration, thermal conditions, etc)
  • Continually developing technical expertise in occupational health and noise pollution, fume control whilstensuring the best possible contribution to the overall technical performance of the HSSEDepartment
  • Participate in specific occupational hygiene related investigations and studies, as required by the project and at the direction of the occupational hygiene lead.
  • Provide support to COSHH management arrangements as required by the HSSE Manager and project
  • Carry out regular workplace inspections / tours to assess occupational hygiene related aspects and to reinforce workplace health themes with the workforce
  • Prepare and deliver training and information materials on occupational hygiene related topics to the project and contractor companies
  • Regularly update and circulate occupational hygiene service performance reports
  • Work in close collaboration with the client occupational hygienist teams.
  • Monitor and maintain legislative compliance with external Workplace Exposure Limits (WEL) in order to protect the health of our workforce in line withMEHA & NNB standards
  • Own MEH Managements Arrangements for Occupational Hygiene
  • Manage Surveillance Programmes
  • Complete Inspections and Audits for necessary subject matter
  • Carry out necessary monitoring activities and provide analysis on monitoring activities


Qualifications and Experience: 

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant subject, you will ideally possess or be working towards the BOHS Certificate of Operational Competence in Occupational Hygiene
  • An in-depth understanding of best practice available techniques for conducting industrial hygiene related surveys and the associated risk reduction techniques (including physical installation, use and maintenance of industrial hygiene survey equipment).
  • Experience in occupational hygiene
  • A science related degree or equivalent
  • Relevant industry experience
  • Desirable
  • Suitable site experience in a similar role, preferably in the nuclear or construction industry 
  • Basic understanding of Nuclear Site Licence Conditions




Benefits, Terms and Conditions: 

  • We are able to offer a competitive salary with generous uplift and allowances for working away from home where required.
  • 25 days holiday per annum, plus bank holidays
  • Pension with leading provider and up to 8% employer contribution
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounts
  • Personal development programme
  • Flexible Benefits



To Apply: Occupational Hygiene Lead - Career portal (



For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.