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CHS Inc.

Safety & Compliance Specialist

CHS Inc. - Owatonna, MN

Safety & Compliance Specialist




11518BRPosting Title:Safety & Compliance SpecialistJob Posting:

Safety Resources, a division of CHS and CHS Insurance, has an exciting opportunity for a Safety & Compliance Specialist to act as a Safety Consultant responsible for assisting with the overall management of safety and compliance for contracted client operations. This includes ensuring the operation is in compliance with all federal, state, and organizational laws, rules and regulations. Determining the compliance programs appropriate for the client business and assisting with the preparation of government agency required program documents..

You Will:

Safety & Compliance Training - Train and educate employees in job safety awareness, health hazards and methods of reducing and/or eliminating those hazards. Set up client business with new employee orientation materials and facilitate existing employees' on-going training. Oversee function specific training needed for tasks in the operation.

Compliance Monitoring - Conduct periodic location inspections regarding housekeeping, equipment and machinery condition, environmental concerns, DOT records and all other safety related issues.

Compliance Documentation - Maintain system to produce safety records and documentation required by the company, state and federal regulations. Conduct reviews to ensure systems are being used and effective.

Communicate Requirements - Communicate with management, safety staff and employees to keep all locations current regarding changes in safety regulations and programs.

Coordinate Safety Committees - Schedule and organize meetings to keep committee members focused on the issues assigned to them. Document progress and communications as needed.

Lead efforts to continually improve processes - Implement procedures that improve safety, environment and compliance management at assigned business units.

Assist Management on facility improvement projects - Research requirements, suggest options, obtain proposals, and evaluate safety and compliance issues on final project.

Facilitate relationships with local regulatory personnel and agencies. Meet with enforcement personnelwhen they inspect facilities. Provide compliance information and respond to any concerns.

Corrective Actions - Lead efforts to correct any environment, safety and health problems identified by insurance representation or internal reviews. Refer issues regarding capital expenditures, employee discipline, operational changes, etc. to management.

Basic Qualifications: (required)

High School Diploma or GED

Hold a valid driver's license for the state in which they reside.

Ability to speak in front of groups.

Ability to climb ladders and operate equipment needed to inspect facilities.

Ability to travel extensively and work effectively from a home office.

Proficient with MS Office suite

Preferred Qualifications: (desired)

3 plus years of environmental, health and safety experience

Associates or bachelors degree preferred

Agribusiness work experience.

Auto req ID:11518BR :CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation , 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance. This position will have opportunity for growth.

CHS is a diversified Fortune 100 company providing essential grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers. CHS is a cooperative system owned by farmers, ranchers and their local cooperatives from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Northwest and from Canada to Texas. CHS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Minority, Female, Veteran, Disability, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation employer.

The CHS Talent Acquisition Team supports recruitment for positions within CHS as well as finding opportunities for candidates within our robust network of member cooperatives. By submitting an application for any position, you give CHS permission to review your application and contact you to discuss opportunities within our member cooperatives. To explore current openings within our member cooperatives, please click here.Minimum Years of Experience Required:0City:OwatonnaState/Province:Minnesota Minimum Education Required:GED / High School Diploma Employment Status:ACTIVE FULL TIME Career Type:Environmental, Health and Safety

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CHS Inc.


Safety & Compliance Specialist CHS Inc. - Owatonna, MN, United States


Location: Owatonna, MN

Company Profile:
Every day, CHS strives to grow opportunities for our producer and cooperative owners, as well as our energy, grain and food customers. Founded in 1929, and employing 10,000 people in 24 countries we’re a diversified farmer-owned Fortune 100 company. We’re making a difference around the world with our depth of energy, grain and food solutions—not to mention our full range of business services and our commitment to good stewardship. Growing more crops. Growing global markets. Growing opportunities.