Occupational Hygienist Vacancy at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

Posted on: Wed 13-03-2019

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is Nigeria’s National Oil Company with the mandate to manage the country’s vast hydrocarbon resources. As a global player in the International Oil and Gas Industry, our operations span the entire Oil and Gas Value Chain. Our business operations are managed through Strategic Business and Corporate Services Units (SBUs/CSUs) in diverse locations across Nigeria.
Applications are invited from qualified candidates to fill the position below:
Job Title: Occupational Hygienist
Reference No: EH/MED/003
Location: Nigeria
Cadre: Senior Officer / Supervisory 
To identify, assess health hazards in the workplace and develop control strategy.
Key Job Responsibilities
Conduct Walk Through Surveys to identify and evaluate hazardous conditions and practices in equipment, systems, products, and facilities.
Conduct Health Impact Assessment to examine the probability and severity of accidents and illnesses that may result from hazardous practices and harmful exposure
Design methods to control hazards, such as engineering controls, administrative controls, and protective equipment and evaluate the progress of control systems after their implementation
First Class or Second Class Upper (First Degree) in relevant Biological Sciences disciplines
Additional Qualification/Certification in Occupational Hygiene (eg. M.Sc Occ. Hygiene, PGD Occ. Hygiene)
Certification/Membership of relevant professional body.
NYSC Completion/Exemption Certificate
Applicants must not be more than 34 years of age as at 31st December, 2018.
Applicants must have Minimum of 6 years relevant post qualification experience .
Experience in the oil and gas industry will be an added advantage.
Key Functional Competencies:
Personnel Health Monitoring
Hazards assessment and monitoring
Health Risk Assessment (HRA).
Application Closing Date
26th March, 2019.
Method of Application 
Interested and qualified candidates should: 
Click here to apply online
All applications must be completed online as paper applications are not acceptable.
Applicants will be required to attach any relevant professional certification attained
All applicants should please note that successful candidates may be required to work in any of our business locations across Nigeria.
Please ensure that you apply for one job position only. Multiple applications will lead to nullification of all submissions.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
NNPC will not be responsible for applications submitted on any website other than its official page at: https://careers.nnpcgroup.com/
NNPC does not charge any fees for submission of job application
Applicants personal data will be used for the purpose of this recruitment exercise only
Where it is discovered, at any point in this recruitment exercise, that false information has been provided, defaulting applicants will be disqualified and possibly prosecuted.