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Posted:
8/5/2017
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Science
Environmental Health Consultant
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Arthur J Gallagher & Co. | Batavia, IL
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Job Description

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., one of the world's largest insurance brokers, provides a full range of retail and wholesale property/casualty (P/C) brokerage and alternative risk transfer services globally, as well as employee benefit brokerage, consulting, and actuarial services in the United States. We also offer claims and information management, risk control consulting, and appraisal services to clients around the world.

At Gallagher Bassett (GB) we are constantly seeking skilled professionals who are up for a challenge and take exceptional performance to heart. The professionals we hire help us maintain our reputation as one of the most progressive property/casualty third party claims service organizations in our industry and throughout the world. Gallagher Bassett provides services to Fortune 1000 companies throughout 100 offices worldwide. For the past several years GB has ranked among the largest TPA's by Business Insurance Magazine and was also a recipient of the Business Insurance Readers' Choice award for "Best Third Party Claims Administrator." If you're looking for a professional career with an industry leader then you have come to the right place. Wherever your interests lie, we're sure you will agree on one thing: our continued prosperity hinges on our greatest resource --- our people.

Position Summary:

* Incumbent provides professional consulting services on industrial hygiene and safety matters.
* Works independently at client location to manage environmental remediation products.
* Understands and applies industrial hygiene and safety principles.
* May Supervise environmental contractors and interface with building owners.
* Able to gather and organize data.
* Able to independently conduct professional industrial hygiene surveys and produce management reports for clients.
* Ability to perform industrial hygiene/environmental health sampling in different work environments.
* Knowledge of how to operate a variety of related tools/equipment.
* Performs other supportive functions as assigned.
* Understands and demonstrates project management skills.
* Ability to write comprehensive reports for clients.
* Evaluates compliance with regard to state and federal occupational health and safety regulations, laws, rules and codes.
* Able to make environmental health and industrial hygiene recommendations for clients.
* May assist senior consultants with more complex environmental projects, data collection, and proposals.
* Provides assistance to other departments when needed

Additional Considerations:

* Must be able to pass a medical exam for use of a respirator.

Required:

* Bachelor's of Science degree in life sciences or engineering required, and up to 3 years experience.
* At a minimum, must have previous experience in air sampling and project management work.
* Must have valid driver's license and dependable automobile transportation.
* Must have or be willing to obtain and maintain an IDPH license as an Air Sampling Professional and Project Manager.
* Complete NIOSH 582 course and 2 hour asbestos awareness course. Ability to use microscope.
* Ability to lift heavy equipment.
* Must be able to pass a physical, and be able to wear a respirator.

Desired:

* Degree in safety, environmental health, civil engineering, environmental engineering, geology or related scientific discipline preferred.
* Masters Degree in Industrial Hygiene or Public Health is highly preferred.

Work Traits:

* Ability to complete environmental construction projects to meet client specifications and regulations.
* Ability to perform professional industrial hygiene tasks accepted by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene.
* Able to effectively prioritize assignments.
* Good interpersonal and verbal and written communication skills.
* Detail oriented.
* Competent in college level mathematics.
* Processes basic computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook).

U.S.Eligibility Requirements:

* Interested candidates must submit anapplication and resume/CV online to be considered
* Must be 18 years of age or older
* Must be willing to submit to abackground investigation; any offer of employment is conditioned upon thesuccessful completion of a background investigation
* Must have unrestricted workauthorization to work in the United States. For U.S. employmentopportunities, Gallagher hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents,asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does notinclude those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H or L visas), suchas students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements willbe determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particularskill. Gallagher will require proof of work authorization
* Must be willing to executeGallagher's Employee Agreement or Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreementwhich requires, among other things, post-employment obligations relating tonon-solicitation, confidentiality and non-disclosure

Gallagheroffers competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/visionplans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan,educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible workhours (availability varies by office and job function) training programs, matchinggift program, and more.

Gallagherbelieves that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and doesnot discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, color,religion, sex, age, veteran status, disability, national origin, or any otherlegally protected status. Equal employment opportunity will be extendedin all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but notlimited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion,compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Gallagherwill make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations ofan otherwise qualified applicant with a disability, unless the accommodationwould impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.

About Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (Gallagher) is engaged in providing insurance brokerage, risk management and third-party claims settlement and administration services to entities in the United States and abroad. Gallagher operates three business segments: Brokerage, Risk Management and Financial Services. The two major sources of operating revenues for Gallagher are commissions and fees from brokerage operations and fees from its Risk Management operations. In October 2008, it acquired Fuller & O'Brien, Inc. in Albany, New York. Fuller & O'Brien, Inc. is a retail insurance broker providing commercial property/casualty, workers compensation, surety bonding and risk management services. In November 2008, the Company acquired Roberts & Roberts Insurance Service, Inc.