Industrial Hygiene

0640 - Industrial Hygiene Technician

The Industrial Hygiene Technician series includes all classes of positions the duties of which are to advise on, administer, supervise, manage, or perform professional and scientific work in industrial hygiene, including the identification and evaluation of conditions affecting the health and efficiency of employees, or the citizens of the adjacent community, the formulation and recommendation of measures to eliminate or control occupational health hazards, and the promotion of occupational health programs for instructing and motivating managers and employees in the prevention as well as correction of potential health hazards.

0690 - Industrial Hygiene

0690 - Industrial Hygiene

Army Industrial Hygienists (IH) and Industrial Hygiene Technicians (IHT) provide support to the warfighter, conserve resources, and enhance readiness by anticipating, recognizing, evaluating, and controlling health hazards where military and civilian personnel work and serve. They work at US Army Public Health Command, Regional Medical Commands, MEDCOM Preventive Medicine Programs and at Army Corps of Engineers offices worldwide.


0699 - Medical and Health Student Trainee

This standard describes the qualification requirements for student trainee positions made under career-conditional or career appointments in the competitive service. This standard is not applicable to students who are temporarily employed during summer vacations and who have not been appointed to a student trainee program in the competitive service as described above.

A student may be appointed to any position that leads to qualification in a two-grade interval professional, administrative, or technical occupational series and that provides an opportunity for the student's growth and development toward the target position.