EHS Engineer Job

  • AGCO
  • US - KS - Hesston
  • 2 weeks ago

Company Name: AGCO

Location: Hesston, KS, US - 67062

Job Duration: 2021-10-14 to 2021-11-13


Grow With Us

Working at AGCO is more than a job, it’s a career in an industry that makes a difference in the lives of billions of people.  Be part of a success story, of a company that really makes a difference and grow with us.


Our passion for delivering industry leading technologies that solve real-world problems is unparalleled.  At AGCO, you can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside global teams that share your enthusiasm!  Our Manufacturing teams are relentless in their pursuit of excellence, ensuring AGCO delivers the best products and services in the industry in the most efficient, cost-effective way. Their success fuels our success.




AGCO is working to build and maintain a strong safety culture at our AGCO Hesston, Kansas location. We are seeking an EHS Engineer to serve as a subject matter expert (SME) in Environmental, Health, & Safety for AGCO Hesston at the site level, reporting to the site EHS Manager. This position will be responsible for managing the development, review/revisions, implementation, and maintenance of environmental, health, and safety (EHS) programs to ensure employee safety, compliance, injury prevention, employee engagement, and risk mitigation as part of the AGCO Hesston EHS Team.



  • Execute site EHS compliance and management systems in accordance with governmental and company requirements.
  • Initiate, manage, and complete projects in EHS.
  • Create & maintain partnerships with AGCO Hesston management and employees to continuously improve the safety culture, awareness, and accountability in support of EHS programs.
  • Support environmental compliance metrics and reporting including storm water, hazardous material management, air permits, life safety, hazardous wastes,  spill prevention countermeasures and control programs, and chemical tracking and inventory programs.
  • Execute audits, IH sampling, ergonomic assessments, and assists in pollution prevention activities.
  • Must demonstrate personal integrity and high ethical standards.


  • Prepare, present, and track (record keeping) EHS training as necessary.
  • Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time.



Education and Experience (in years):

  • Bachelor’s degree on Safety or related field with 5+ years of work experience

Knowledge and skills:

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills with all levels of organization
  • Ability to solve complex problems by: actively seeking information and new ideas from a variety of sources, consistently looking for novel ways to solve problems, and mastering unfamiliar information, tasks, and situations quickly and effectively
  • Must be highly proficient in Microsoft Office platform (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and data analysis
  • Strong data management and analysis skills as the position will be responsible for data management for Environmental Health and Safety
  • Strong people skills as the position will be required to influence people
  • Knowledge of basic application of Lean Tools


Physical requirements/abilities:

  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs. Must be able to stand for several hours. Work may involve repetitive arm/wrist motions.


  • 7 years of experience in the field of Environmental, Health and Safety OR
  • Bachelor of Science degree in the field of Environmental, Health and Safety with 3+ years of related work experience OR
  • Strong project management skills as the position requires project manage across global operations
  • Strong data management and analysis skills as the position will be responsible for data management for Environmental Health and Safety
  • Strong people skills, as the position will be required to influence people
  • Lean Tools
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate Safety Professional (ASP) or Certified Hazardous Material Manager (CHMM)

The statements in this description represent typical elements, criteria and general work performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills for this job.


About Hesston:

Only 35 minutes from Wichita, Hesston is a place where industry, recreation, and family’s blossom, offering many amenities found in a larger city but in a small-town atmosphere. Hesston’s appeal goes nationwide; more than a third of the residents hail from outside the Kansas state lines.


AGCO offers competitive benefits including options and choices to fit your needs such as medical, dental, prescription drug, life and accident insurance, long and short-term disability, matching 401k plan, employee assistance program, and discounted home and auto insurance.

Join AGCO and become part of a diverse team and grow your career in ways you never imagined. It’s time to embrace your infinite possibilities! 

AGCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.