Occupational Hygienist/Arbeitshygieniker

Switzerland, Visp

Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Lonza in Visp is looking for an occupational hygienist.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support of the production facilities or project teams in matters of occupational hygiene

  • Creation of work area analyses and the assessment of workplaces

  • In risk analyses, you represent the occupational hygiene aspects including biosafety

  • Implementation and organization of exposure measurements

  • You are responsible for bringing up EHS issues in new projects and existing productions at the Visp location

  • Representing the requirements for industrial hygiene and biosafety

  • You are able to recognize the aspects of the other EHS disciplines and to involve the appropriate colleagues

Key requirements:

  • Degree in sciences, preferably in chemistry, biology or biotechnology

  • Expertise in occupational hygiene and biological safety or willingness to receive further training in these areas

  • Experience in chemical-pharmaceutical production is an advantage

  • You are able to quickly recognize procedural relationships

  • You are interested in EHS issues (safety, health protection and environmental protection)

  • You enjoy being part of a small dynamic team and you are communicative, responsible and you are characterized by initiative and assertiveness

  • Fluent in German and English

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R28590