$75,110
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The average pay for an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist in Kearney, Nebraska is $75,110 per year.

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Job Description for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist

An environmental health and safety specialist observes and chronicles individuals' typical behaviors and procedures to determine if these practices are safe for the individual and for the company as a whole. This position is especially important in manufacturing and production fields, as a great deal of safety concerns may arise for those working on heavy machinery or directly with raw materials. The environmental health and safety specialist identifies potential safety hazards in operations and then report their findings to supervisors, who may be a board of representatives or a senior environmental health and safety specialist. After problems are identified, the individual must develop strategies or a plan of action to safely deal with the problem. In addition, an environmental health and safety specialist also may examine the operations of a company as a whole and determine if they are environmentally friendly; for instance, the job may require determining if certain emissions standards are being met by a production plant.

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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist Tasks
  • Conduct research for the purpose of identifying, abating, or eliminating sources of pollutants or environmental hazards.
  • Generate and maintain documentation related to EHS initiatives.
  • Contribute to administration of EHS programs.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist Pay By Employer

$0$81K

Amazon.com Inc
12 profiles
$53,000

$78,581

$70,198

EBI Consulting
7 profiles
$54,200

INVISTA, Inc.
6 profiles
$74,032

$50,884

$57,100

GlaxoSmithKline
5 profiles
$67,411

CBRE Group
5 profiles
$63,480

About Kearney, Nebraska

Buffalo County, Nebraska
31,759
Male:
15,649 (49.3%)
Female:
16,110 (50.7%)
Kearney /ˈkɑːrni/ is a city in and the county seat of Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 30,787 at the 2010 census. It is home to the University of Nebraska at Kearney. The westward push of the railroad as the Civil War ended gave birth to the community. Kearney is located at 40°42′3″N 99°4′52″W (40.700731, -99.081150). Strategically located on I-80 with convenient access to major markets like Omaha-Lincoln, Denver, Kansas City, Des Moines, Wichita and Cheyenne, Kearney is at the center of a 7-state region and 20 million people. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 13.00 square miles (33.67 km2), of which, 12.77 square miles (33.07 km2) is land and 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2) is water. Kearney is the principal city of the Kearney, Nebraska Micropolitan Statistical Area, which consists of Buffalo and Kearney counties. 2010 census As of the census of 2010, there were 30,787...
Kearney:
$48,433
Nebraska:
$52,400
$713
Kearney:
$143,900
Nebraska:
$130,100
3.4%

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist

5-9 years
100%

Years of Experience

5-9 years
100%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
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