Our people share our purpose and vision for the future; to deliver a healthy and sustainable world in which we all live and work through our exceptional workplace services and consultancy, communications and scientific research.

We have been at the forefront of occupational health research since 1969, to understand and remove a range of health risks. These include noise, chemicals, asbestos, heat, dust or vibration and emerging risks from new technologies such as nanomaterials. We are uniquely placed to practically apply our research findings and deliver services to businesses that help manage hazards in the workplace.

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Our vision is to be a globally recognised organisation that engages, excites and empowers our staff, to deliver our mission of a healthy and sustainable world in which we all live and work. 

Our values of independence, impartiality, integrity, quality and sustainability underpin both our work and also the confidence that our clients place in the answers we give.

Our work gives the best scientific and evidence-based opinion regardless of who pays and whether the results seem favourable or not.

We are






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50 years of IOM 1969 - 2019

Our charitable aims are to publish, communicate and educate. We commissioned 50 posters that are interpretations of our work spanning the last 50 years.




IOM is an organisation with a great history and unlimited potential for the future.

Many of our scientific staff, past and present, are internationally recognised as leading thinkers in their subject areas. Our senior scientists have acquired a broad grasp of several sciences as well as their speciality, and this collaboration has been behind many of the fundamental advances made over our history.




Gender Balance


We are pleased to offer all our employees a broad range of benefits.

  • Complimentary drinks and snacks

  • 34 days annual leave incl public holidays

  • Workplace Pension Scheme

  • Annual Profit Share

  • Flexible Working Hours

  • Subsidised Christmas party

Current Vacancies

  • Workplace Protection Engineer
    Up to £35k per annum dependent on experience & qualifications
    Home Based with Regular Travel - South of England including the greater London area and south of Birmingham
    Workplace Protection Engineer – Homebased.  Company Car Provided. 37.5hrs per week, 5 from 7 days.  Hours are flexible but will include variable shifts and weekend work. Candidates must be able to travel extensively across the UK particularly south of England including the greater London area and south of Birmingham.  Salary is dependent on experience and therefore candidates with previous experience and / or technical qualifications may be awarded a higher starting salary and shorter training programme. Our typical rates for experienced personnel are circa £35k per annum.
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