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Industrial Hygiene Specialist 2021-449-HAINC-CF

Location : Las Vegas, NV
Job Type : Temp/Contract
Reference Code : 2021-449-HAINC-CF
End Date : 03/17/2022
Hours : Full Time
Required Education : Bachelors-Chemistry/physics/engineering or related degree
Travel : Yes
Relocation : No

Job Description :

HukariAscendent is a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned, Small Business specializing in comprehensive engineering and technical support services associated with commercial nuclear power and other Department of Energy (DOE) nuclear activities. 


HukariAscendent is looking an Industrial Hygiene Specialist to assist with battery room evaluations that are used as backup or UPS. The evaluation entails:

  • Determination of worst-case battery off-gassing potential due to charging current and electrolyte volume

  • Calculation of estimated hydrogen gas evolution during battery off-gassing events

  • Review of potential and best practice replacement options for lead-acid batteries

  • Review of the IEEE battery standard and any other applicable standards to help identify which part(s) apply to our work setting

  • Work with the IH department to provide the best path forward for battery room safety. Help IH determine the risk associated with the batteries and what needs to be done to mitigate the risks.

  • Assist in refining battery room evaluations and desktop instructions

  • Standardize issue tracking/battery room inventory status and provide regular performance metrics

  • Perform other duties as assigned

 Work Location: NNSS, NLV

Required Qualifications :

Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry/physics/engineering or related degree with an emphasis/knowledge in in batteries or battery technology.

Previous experience with batteries preferably wet-cell batteries or lithium ion batteries


HukariAscendent offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid time off.


Opportunities with HukariAscendent change frequently.  For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at https://www.hukari.com.


HukariAscendent is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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