Are you interested in a progressive and growing company that offers exceptional opportunities for your success?
SME’s indoor air quality testing and remediation business is expanding rapidly, and we need professional personnel who are ready to support this growth. SME has a new full-time position for a Certified Industrial Hygienist who will be based at our headquarters in Cumberland, Maine, and travel to projects throughout Maine and occasionally out-of-state.
The Certified Industrial Hygienist will evaluate a range of safety issues in working environments, recommend solutions, and implement corrective programs. Accordingly, the CIH will perform work in areas where there may be a presence of hazardous materials, such as asbestos, lead, mold, PCBs, and Volatile Organic Compounds. The position also involves the preparation of reports that discuss analytical results and implications relative to occupational health and safety and hazardous materials regulatory compliance.
The ideal candidate will have proven expertise in key areas such as: air sampling and instrumentation; controls and ventilation; and project management. An understanding of building construction will be especially beneficial.
Compensation and Benefits
SME offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. The company pays 100 percent of Medical, Life, and Long-Term and Short-Term Disability insurance, and annually contributes to each employee’s Health Savings Account. We provide paid vacation, holiday, and sick time. SME’s retirement plan includes three components: a generous 401k plan; profit sharing; and a non-discretionary 3% of gross pay contribution. There are year-end bonuses for all employees.
SME is based in Cumberland, just north of Portland, Maine. Perfect for a balance of work and play, we are located only minutes from ocean beaches, lakes, rivers, and mountains where you can conveniently access outstanding outdoor activities. If city life is more your style, the area offers fantastic shopping and dining options as well as a vibrant arts and entertainment scene.
SME is always looking for new talent. If this position sounds like a good fit for you, please submit your resume and cover letter to: email@example.com
No telephone calls, please.
SME is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The ideal candidate will be dedicated and hard-working, with:
Bachelor’s degree in industrial hygiene or a related field,
High level of organizational skills that are well suited to keeping tasks on schedule and on budget,
Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) to interact effectively with coworkers, clients, and the public,
Strong background in, and understanding of, conducting asbestos assessments, indoor air quality evaluations, environmental remediation management, and industrial hygiene,
Ten years of experience in related work, or a combination of experience and education,
Proficient knowledge of relevant laws, policies, and procedures,
Knowledge and experience with building construction and systems, and
Willingness to travel to project sites.
About Sevee & Maher Engineers (SME)
Founded in 1985, Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc. (SME) is an accomplished team of 45 experienced and talented professionals providing environmental consulting, comprehensive design, construction, and permitting services for commercial, industrial, governmental, and residential clients throughout the United States.
SME combines strong technical expertise with innovative technologies to provide cutting-edge solutions to our clients’ 21st-century challenges.
At the heart of SME is a culture that is friendly and down to earth. SME is large enough to offer a full range of services but small enough that everyone on our team makes a difference. There is room to choose your own path and pursue your passions, and each person is recognized for their contribution to our collective success. SME supports and encourages professional development and active participation with professional associations.
At SME, we pride ourselves on building and maintaining very positive long-term relationships with all parties with whom we interact.
Joining SME means becoming part of a group of dedicated professionals who enjoy doing meaningful work together.