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Bureau of Human Resources

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1120 SW 5th Ave, Room 987, Portland, OR 97204

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Attachment A - Job Classifications at Risk for Exposure

City Risk LogoOccupational Health & Infectious Disease

                           Risk Management

Employees subject to the OR-OSHA bloodborne pathogens standard are those who are reasonably expected to have skin, eye, mucous membrane, or parenteral contact with blood and/or any body fluids that are contaminated with blood resulting from the performance of their assigned job duties. Listed are Job classifications and associated tasks identifying employees at risk of exposure to blood or other potentially infectious materials. Exposure determinations are made without regard to use of PPE.


Job classification

Task or Exposure

Employees at risk – OMF Risk Management

Occupational Nurse

Nursing assessment; phlebotomy; lab processing, injections

Employees at risk – Police Bureau

All Sworn Officers

Dealing with public, police duties

Evidence Control Specialists

Evidence processing and storage

ID Technician


Precinct Desk Clerks

Dealing with public, contaminated items turned in

Auto Servicers

Working with contaminated vehicles

Employees at risk – Bureau of Environmental Services

Industrial Maintenance Millwrights (IMM)

Maintain waste water system, respond to overflows

IMM Apprentices

Maintain waste water system, respond to overflows

IMM Operators

Maintain waste water system, respond to overflows

Wastewater Treatment Operators,

Special Operations Group

Maintain system, respond to pump clogs

Pollution Control Lab (PLC)

Clinical lab specimen handling

PLC Field Operations Staff Collection of water and other samples

Employees at risk – Portland Parks and Recreation


First aid and CPR

Employees at risk – Portland Streetcar


 Utility Worker I

Cleans and maintains streetcars; cleans body substance spills