The Executive Committee will hold their annual Summer Business Meeting on July 16, 2015 at from 11:30 to approximately 2:00 PM at DeBlasio's Restaurant, 1717 Cochran Road Mt Lebanon, PA 15220. Click here for more information and to register.
AM Health and Safety, Inc., a professional safety and health consulting company based in Pittsburgh,
Pennsylvania, is seeking industrial hygienists with 1 to 2 years of experience in industrial hygiene and asbestos
consulting to service Michigan and surrounding areas. Persons in this position will conduct industrial hygiene
services for clients requiring application of engineering principles and technology to analyze and control conditions
contributing to occupational hazards and diseases. This is a full time position at a client’s facility with the
opportunity to assist other clients on off hours or weekends for additional salary. Read more on the Job Postings page.
The May newsletter is now posted, take a few minutes to check it out! Contents include:
Are you attending AIHce later this month? We would like to compile a list of Pittsburgh AIHA members who will be in Salt Lake City – Just in case you’d like to find friends/colleagues while at the conference. Please fill out and submit the form below. I will distribute the list via email later this month.
The American Industrial Hygiene Association's - Government Affairs Department recently published the Happenings On The Hill newsletter. Headlines this issue include:
Congress Settles In To Do Some Work
Regulatory News Bits
Click here to view the report.
The PPG Industries, Inc. - Corporate EHS Team is seeking a talented individual for a Transportation of Dangerous Goods Specialist-Americas located at our Monroeville, PA site. The DG specialist provides dangerous goods transportation expertise to our businesses primarily in North and South America with special focus on UN, IMDG, IATA, US DOT, Transport Canada, and Mexico regulations. S/he will manage programs in support of dangerous goods compliance and transportation emergency response and will be the technical expert for package specifications, permits and special approvals, and audit processes. S/he will provide Dangerous Goods training and professional development opportunities for our logistics operations worldwide. In this role you can expect to travel roughly 30% of the time. Complete job description can be found on the Job Postings Page.
Please join the Pittsburgh AIHA on May 21, 2015 for a PDC on Aerosol Sampling and Analytical Methods presented by: Martin Harper, PhD, NIOSH
Dr. Martin Harper will provide a 4-hour course on aerosol sampling and analytical methods with the following content:
History of aerosol sampling
- High flow-rate sampling for silica
- New NIOSH methods for mineral acids
Issues of analytical procedures and quality assurance will be discussed as they relate to the selection of sampling methods. In addition, there will be short discussions on recent developments in other topics of interest, such as metalworking fluids, isocyanates, semi-volatiles (pesticides and PAH’s), ultrafine sampling and biological aerosols.
Click for more information on the next meeting page - Registration is OPEN!
CBS Corporation in Pittsburgh currently has a job opening for Director, Corporate Environmental, Health and Safety in their Law Department. Details are provided on the Job Postings page..
The American Industrial Hygiene Association's - Government Affairs Department recently published the Happenings On The Hill newsletter. Some of the headlines include:
Click here to view the report.
The Pgh. AIHA 2015-2016 Election is now closed.. Congratulations to the following new Executive Committee members who will take office over the summer:
President-Elect: Dennis Kelly (Current Director) - Sunoco Logistics
Director: Matt Zock, MS, CIH - FedEx Ground
Secretary: Frank Pokrywka, CIH (Incumbent) - University of Pittsburgh
Thank you to all who took the time to vote!
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