Cargill Environmental, Health and Safety Management Associate 2019 in Friona, Texas
Environmental, Health and Safety Management Associate 2019
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Early Careers at Cargill:
From day one, you will be an integral part of the team. You will have the opportunity to build specific skills, knowledge and attitudes that will enable you to transition to various roles within Cargill. We pride ourselves on having one of the most diverse career trajectories in the industry. As an associate, you will collaborate and build relationships with colleagues and clients who represent diverse work, culture and resolution styles. At Cargill we look for people who want to grow, support, think and produce. You've got big plans. We can help you pursue them.
Environmental, Health and Safety Management Associate Position:
The environmental, health and safety management associate role is a developmental position that will allow the person to assume some safety process responsibility and will prepare them for a permanent position at one of our many locations. Key activities include but are not limited to: developing and implementing elements of our overall safety and/or environmental management systems that satisfy both internal and external requirements. You will learn how to evaluate trends, conduct root cause analysis, be a member of and lead safety/EHS-related teams, develop/implement basic safety/ergonomics/EHS programs, monitor/assist departmental safety meetings, assist supervisors in managing their safety programs, direct compliance activities and participate in corporate responsibility activities. You will interact with all levels of employees from production workers to top location and business leadership.
As an associate, you will be exposed to a number of disciplines that will give you the necessary tools to personally make a contribution to effectively champion and/or lead a safety/EHS area at one of our locations.
Potential Business Areas: Cargill Protein, Cargill Salt
This role involves physical activity in agricultural, food and feed processing environments, which generally requires a moderate amount of exertion on a fairly regular basis–involving bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, reaching, working on irregular surfaces, occasional lifting of objects weighing more than 50 pounds and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. The work may also involve other exertions, conditions or exposures (e.g. heat, cold, dust).
Associate Program Benefits:
Cargill offers relocation benefits to associates who qualify (based on mileage).
Associates are eligible for comprehensive health care plans and incentives.
Tuition reimbursement benefits are offered to associates who wish to continue their education in their career field.
Associates are offered competitive retirement plans and registration assistance.
As employees, associates receive access to Cargill volunteer and community outreach opportunities and paid time off to participate in volunteer activities.
Various locations – must be open to relocation
Pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree from an accredited program in engineering, ergonomics/human factors, occupational safety, environmental sciences, or a safety-related degree, graduating between December 2017 and August 2019
Willingness to work 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts
Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures
Must be willing and able to relocate
Ability to contribute, both as part of a team and individually
Strong communication skills – written and oral
Must be able to complete essential functions of this job as outlined in the job description with reasonable accommodations
Overall 3.0 GPA preferred
Demonstrated ability to solve problems and make decisions independently
Ability to motivate a team
Demonstrated leadership skills
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Job Safety/Environmental Health
Primary Location US-CO-Fort Morgan
Other Locations US-MI-Lake Odessa, US-MI-Saint Clair, US-AR-Springdale, US-TX-Waco, United States, US-CA-Fresno, US-GA-Newnan, US-NE-Nebraska City, US-MO-Marshall, US-VA-Dayton, US-NY-Watkins Glen, US-TX-Friona
Req ID: UNI05558