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EHS Specialist

Country/Region:  US

North Mankato, MN, US, 56003

 Req ID 70009 | North Mankato, United States ZF Off-Highway Solutions Minnesota Inc.

About the Team 
The EHS Specialist will be responsible for maintaining safety, environmental and security compliance throughout the facility through program development, training, auditing and driving continuous improvement. A key to success for this role is strong EHS skills, involved presence within the facility, and a strong level of knowledge and experience with Microsoft systems. 

What you can look forward to as the EHS Specialist:  

  • Compile data for OSHA compliance 
  • Manage Workers Compensation related issues 
  • Develop training programs as required  
  • Provide Safety/Environmental communications 
  • Serve as a representative for Corporate/Global Safety and Health activities 
  • Assist with implementation and maintenance of ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 


Your Profile as the EHS Specialist: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Safety, Science or Technical Field preferred. Extensive experience may be considered in lieu of degree.  
  • Proven knowledge of OSHA and environmental regulations 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to facilitate meetings and trainings 
  • Intermediate experience with ERP Systems and Microsoft Suite  


Why you should choose ZF in North Mankato:

  • A supportive collaborative team environment
  • Annual Incentive Plan
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401k Plan
  • Health Care Benefits
  • Paid Holidays (13 fixed holidays)
  • A strong diversity culture
  • Supportive Employee Groups and community outreach activities


About North Mankato:
ZF Off-Highway Solutions Minnesota Inc. is in North Mankato, nestled in south-central Minnesota.  This location offers access to “bigger city” services and amenities in the core cities of Mankato and North Mankato, surrounded by several smaller towns and rural areas, with Minneapolis/St. Paul just a short drive to the north.  There is a unique combination of economic vitality, talent, livability, and resources found only in Greater Mankato.  The region continues to receive national recognition in areas of livability, economy, and leisure.
Opportunities for a wide range of activities await outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and in all seasons.  Mankato is a thriving arts community with quality theater, music, dance, and visual arts programs.  This area offers a wide variety of sporting and recreational opportunities with multi-sport and easily accessible venues and facilities as well.



Be part of our ZF team as EHS Specialist and apply now!



Bethany Vijayakumar



Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

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What does DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) mean for ZF as a company?

At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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Nearest Major Market: Mankato

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