HSE Technician

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Job Title: HSE Technician
Location: Matthews, MO, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:


At Bayer we're visionaries, driven to solve the world's toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none' is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We're doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining 'impossible'. There are so many reasons to join us. If you're hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there's only one choice.


HSE Technician 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Health, Safety and Enviroment Tech, are to:


  • Display working knowledge of warehouse, plant, and field operations;
  • Promote an environment that continuously meets and improves established Bayer (HSE) Health, Safety and Environment manufacturing fundamentals;
  • Lead the site HSE Safety Program and drive employee engagement, through safety projects and new initiatives, and timely reporting of safety issues;
  • Promote continuous improvement of site safety culture through visible leadership;
  • Drive employee engagement by creating internal audit opportunities with visible corrective action tracking;
  • Develop operational (hands-on) knowledge and functional understanding of at least three key operational areas across the warehouse, plant and field;
  • Engage as chair of at least one of the Safety committees (e.g., Off the Job Safety);
  • Supervise less experienced Safety technicians and coach employees across the site on basic safety standards;
  • Ensure compliance with all hazardous work permits and site environmental permits;
  • Support areas across the plant in driving the adoption of 5S practices to maintain an environment conducive to work, aligning with the labeling and ordering of tools;
  • Utilize focused improvement (e.g., 5WHY’s) techniques to contribute to the improvement of processes and site safety program;
  • Initiate periodic communication with HSE Generalist and Corporate HSE Team to ensure alignment;
  • Help keep metrics and other relevant information current on visual boards to drive teamwork and facilitate shift change over;
  • Participate in DDS (Daily Direction Setting) meetings and follow through on safety-related issues.




your success will be driven by your demonstration of our life values. more specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required qualifications:


  • High School diploma or equivalent with at least three years of experience in safety or manufacturing or agriculture or technical;
  • Basic knowledge of IT (Internet, Excel, PPT, Word, facilities with systems);
  • Ability to work days, nights, rotating shifts, weekends and overtime as business needs require;
  • Valid Drivers’ License, to drive a company car, your driving record must meet guidelines based on the company’s Risk Screening for Hiring Drivers – MVR will be reviewed as part of pre-employment screening;
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 60 lbs. (a bag of seed).


Preferred qualifications:


  • Technical college diploma and/or related technical certification;
  • Experience using of SAP and PLC.





Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer. 
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. 

IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: Bayer expects its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Bayer active employees are also expected to disclose their vaccination status and if fully vaccinated, provide proof of vaccination status to Occupational Medicine. Bayer defines fully vaccinated in alignment with CDC which is two weeks after completing the two-dose vaccine regimen or two weeks after completing the one-dose regimen. Additionally, Bayer employees are also required to comply with state, local and customer requirements.  
Location: Matthews     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 629811     
Contact Us
Email: hrop_usa@bayer.com 
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Job Post Date: 05/07/22
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