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Occupational Health & Safety Specialist

Leading injury prevention across the nation.

Leading injury prevention across the nation.

Officers In Action

A Message from Chief Environmental Health Officer RADM Taylor

Becoming an environmental health officer in the USPHS Commissioned Corps
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Qualifications

Bachelor's, master's, or doctoral degree in environmental health from a program accredited by the National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council
Bachelor's, master's, or doctoral degree in industrial hygiene, safety, or health physics from a program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
Master's or doctoral degree in environmental health, occupational health, or industrial hygiene from a school accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
Certification as a Health Physicist (CHP) by the American Board of Health Physics
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Benefits

College loan repayment
Health and dental care at low or no cost
Mobility between government agencies
Tax-free housing and meal allowances
Financial support for education through the Post-9/11 GI Bill
Retirement pension plan
Career advancement and pay increases with years of service
Flexibility to work in a variety of settings

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