& Environemntal Specialist - Des Moines, IA
The Safety & Environmental
Specialist will be responsible for providing training to support safety and
environmental compliance and the Specialist will also support all phases of
the safety and environmental program at Kemin. Particularly,
the Specialist must be a team player with the ability to support department
and business unit loss reduction programs and perform tasks related to
auditing and inspections in order to assure compliance and minimization of
We Are Kemin
We are visionaries who see things differently and are inspired by the world
We have been dedicated to using
applied science to improve the quality of life for over half a century.
We are a global ingredient
manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every
day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services.
For over half a century, Kemin has been dedicated
to using applied science to address industry challenges and offer product
solutions to customers in more than 120 countries. Kemin
provides ingredients to feed a growing population with its commitment to the
quality, safety and efficacy of food, feed and health-related products to
customers in more than 120 countries.
Established in 1961, Kemin is a privately held,
family-owned-and-operated company with more than 2,800 global employees and
operations in 90 countries, including manufacturing facilities in Belgium,
Brazil, China, India, Italy, Russia, San Marino, Singapore, South Africa and
the United States.
- Assist in anual
safety trainings Assist with hazardous waste management and reduction
- Provide support for ergonomic
- Participate in incident investigations
with support of others to determine probable root causes and develop
corrective action plans. Input accident data into insurance tracking
- Partner with business units to improve
safety and environmental compliance.
- Conduct inspections and audits; aid in
developing corrective actions (safety and environmental) and advise
responsible management of conditions.
- Provide data collection and reporting,
analyze accident trends and participate in the development of
recommendations to improve results.
- Maintain records required to support
safety requirements and training presentations.
- Assist with development, implementation
and maintenance of EHS system policies, programs and procedures in
conjunction with EHS Manager.
- Provide support to business unit safety
committees and work groups.
- Take an active role in Safety Security Council.
- Take an active role in activities to
reduce, reuse and recycle.
- Help to ensure that all applicable
internal and external reporting requirements are performed accurately
and in a timely manner.
- Bachelorís degree in Environmental
Science, safety, or related field
- Certified to ship hazardous materials and
- 1-3 years of experience
- Public speaking classes or presentation