The Pittsburgh Section is part of the national American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) founded in 1939. The AIHA is an international organization made up of more than 10,000 members from every industry worldwide who are dedicated to health and safety in the workplace, community, and environment.
The Pittsburgh AIHA held an afternoon presentation at the offices of AM Health and Safety in Pittsburgh on Thursday, November 15. Marc Kolanz, CIH from Materion spoke on Beryllium and the pending OSHA Standard. Pittsburgh AIHA Secretary Frank Pokrywka provided a summary of the event in the linked file (click). Thanks to all who participated and AM Health & Safety for providing the venue and refreshments!
The Department of Labor-Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is seeking to hire an Interdisciplinary Supervisor (Industrial Hygienist, Engineer, Chemist, Physical Scientist) to manage a branch of professionals who provide industrial hygiene-related assistance primarily involving chemical hazards. The position also directs gas chromatography analytical work. The position will be posted on usajobs.gov through 12/10/18.
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