Careers

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.

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. 

How we conduct our business, internally and externally, and how we behave drives the culture of the organisation. Our behaviours reflect our values and core purpose; they make up our DNA.

If you would like to join our team please feel free to email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@iom-world.org

  • Trainee Ventilation Technician (Stone, Staffordshire)
    Salary
    Salary range from £17.5k to £25k dependent on qualifications and experience
    Location
    Stone, Staffordshire
    Details
    Full Time 37.5hrs working 5 from 7 days as required. As a result of growth within our Healthcare Ventilation team in the Midlands we are seeking to appoint a Trainee Ventilation Technician to join our existing team based in Stone, Staffordshire. Working alongside our experienced Consultants you will become trained and competent in providing high quality consultancy and service to our clients and help develop clients of your own.
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  • Laboratory Analyst (Edinburgh)
    Salary
    Starting salary circa £17.5-20k per annum pro rata (£9.3k - £10.6k) dependent on experience
    Location
    Edinburgh
    Details
    Part Time 20 hours per week afternoons (Temp circa 3-6mths) We are looking for an experienced lab analyst to join our chemistry team. Our contract lab is primarily set up to undertake the analysis of occupational hygiene samples, this includes VOCs in air using gas chromatography (GC) and the use of high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) for the analysis of substance such as isocyanates, hydrazine, formaldehyde and a wide range of pharmaceutical actives.
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  • Experienced Occupational Hygienist (Edinburgh or Stafford)
    Salary
    Salary range £25k to £33k dependent on qualifications and experience
    Location
    Edinburgh or Stafford (Flexible)
    Details
    Full time 37.5hrs per week, 5 from 7 days as required The Institute of Occupational Medicine (IOM) is currently looking to expand its UK team of experienced Occupational Hygienists. Location can be flexible, however candidates based in either Edinburgh or Stafford would be at an advantage. The role will involve delivering consultancy excellence for our clients as well as providing professional and technical support internally and externally. You will also be required to work to UKAS standards, therefore previous experience of working within an accredited environment would be ideal.
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  • Contact Us

If you would like to contact us, please use the attached form and we will get back to you. Alternatively, call or write to us at our Head Office in Edinburgh or one of our regional offices.

Our office hours are: 

Monday to Friday - 8.00am to 5.15pm

Our head office numbers is +44 (0)131 449 8000

Email: info@iom-world.org