Ingredion Incorporated Health and Safety Manager in NE, United States

Ingredion is hiring a Health and Safety Manager to effectively lead and manage the plant’s safety and health processes through and with the management team by identifying and anticipating concerns and hazards; developing and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures; and conducting studies and investigations.

The Environmental, Health, Safety and Security Group is focused on improving performance in safety, health, and environmental compliance, reducing risks to safety and health.

As a Health and Safety Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading the site in developing, implementing, and maintaining the plant health and safety programs to ensure compliance with Federal, State, Local, and Corporate regulations and guidelines and creating a culture that promotes safety excellence and strives for zero injury operations

  • Maintaining processes and procedures that ensure that safety reporting content and timeframes are met and that the quality of the information provided correctly and clearly reflects the compliance status of the facility

  • Directing the plant security programs, procedures, and personnel to ensure access control procedures are sufficient to provide for the physical security of plant personal and assets on plant property

  • Understanding of Workers Compensation laws

The Health and Safety Specialist Manager is well-suited for you if you:

  • Are committed to creating and maintaining a work environment that values the difference of styles and opinions and function in a team environment

  • Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication and good interpersonal skills with the ability to interact effectively with all levels of the organization and in a variety of cultures

  • Demonstrate strong employee relations skills including change management and facilitation skills

  • Demonstrate an ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the facility

Qualified candidates will have:

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in scientific or engineering discipline

  • greater than 5 years’ experience in safety, health, and environmental management

  • significant, direct, and practical experience dealing with safety and health issues in an industrial plant setting

  • relevant credentials such as a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Protection Professional (CPP), or equivalent, or the ability to become certified within 18 months, and significant experience with progressively increasing responsibility in the areas of environment, health, and safety

  • experience implementing and interpreting regulations such as OSHA as well as medical, fire prevention, and security defense knowledge

Relocation Available? Yes/Within Region

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As a Fortune 500 global provider of ingredient solutions, Ingredion offer great careers across various functions. If you are curious, confident, and believe in the power of game-changing ideas, we want you to make us part of your career formula. Successful: Grow with a leader. Ingredion is FORTUNE 500 company with consistently strong financial performance. Responsible: Thrive with an organization that lives its values. We drive relentlessly toward sustainable practices and responsible operations wherever we do business. Meaningful: Be proud of where you work and what you do. Ingredion enables innovation in foods, beverages and consumer products that touch lives around the world.

Relocation Available:

Yes, Within Country

Ingredion Incorporated is a leading global ingredient solutions provider to the food, beverage, paper and corrugating, brewing and other industries. Headquartered in Westchester, Illinois, USA, we turn grains, fruits, vegetables and other plant materials into value-added ingredients and biomaterial solutions. With more than 11,000 employees around the world, our ingredients make crackers crunchy, yogurts creamy, candy sweet, paper stronger and add fiber to nutrition bars.

If you are curious, confident, and believe in the power of game-changing ideas, we want you to make us part of your career formula. 

What is the formula for a winning career?

It starts with joining a thought leader, innovator and true high performer, grounded in values and driven to innovate and advance.  As a Fortune 500 global provider of ingredient solutions, Ingredion offers great careers across various functions—corporate, scientific, engineering and operations, sales and technical service, marketing and more. 

Successful: Grow with a leader.  Ingredion is FORTUNE 500 company with consistently strong financial performance.

Responsible: Thrive with an organization that lives its values.  We drive relentlessly toward sustainable practices and responsible operations wherever we do business.

Meaningful: Be proud of where you work and what you do.  Ingredion enables innovation in foods, beverages and consumer products that touch lives around the world.