Dangerous Goods Advisor- North America

Company Summary: 

At Arvato, we measure our success through the successes of our customers. Our DNA is built upon Customer Obsession, Ownership and Continuous Improvement (Hustle). We achieve our goals by means of experience, state-of-the-art technologies, creativity, passion and a commitment to quality, innovation and having fun! Come and join our team today! 


Job Responsibilities:

The Dangerous Goods Advisor- North America will be responsible for partnering with a site operations team in our US Fulfillment Centers to execute company policies and ensure to all applicable local and regional regulations. This position will support with health and safety initiatives presented by the organizational leadership. By leveraging lean principles and kaizen, you will lead continuous improvement initiatives to reduce conditional and ergonomic risk in our processes to ensure a safe and healthful working environment for our Associates. A successful Dangerous Goods Advisor- North America will demonstrate the ability to build trust and confidence with the Operations Team and inspire change through providing comprehensive risk assessments and data.

The Dangerous Goods Advisor- North America must be an effective communicator and send clear, concise and consistent messages, both verbally and in writing. You will instruct and train Operations Leaders in policies and procedures related to dangerous goods/health and safety. This role will assist the operations site teams by incorporating our standards at all sites. You will work to identify best practices and incorporate these standard methodologies into our standards to continuously improve the landscape. The Dangerous Goods Advisor- North America will possess excellent program knowledge as well as environmental and ergonomic knowledge and be able demonstrate this expertise when working with Operations.

The Dangerous Goods Advisor- North America will oversee the US facilities and communicate expectations, give frequent and appropriate feedback, and ensure they are executing the core competencies of an EHS professional.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or 4+ years of compliance 
  • Experience working in a Distribution Environment with State and Federal Environmental regulations
  • 6 years of working with Dangerous Goods


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Lean Six Sigma Philosophy and Methodology

About our company:
Arvato - the spirit of solutions!

We at Arvato provide a comprehensive range of services and solutions to our business partners in the consumer electronics, high-tech, telecommunication, networking and industrial sectors. With more than five decades of experience and our global footprint we create value for our customers and ensure that they are well equipped for the challenges of their markets.

Arvato is a part of Arvato AG/ Bertelsmann, an internationally networked outsourcing provider. More than 65,000 employees design and implement solutions for all kinds of business processes across integrated service chains, for business customers from around the world. Its portfolio includes all services related to the creation and distribution of printed materials and digital storage media, as well as data management, customer care, CRM services, supply-chain management, digital distribution, financial services, professional and custom IT services, and the direct-to-customer distribution of educational media. Arvato is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA.

Arvato is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.



Company: Arvato Digital Services LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: Kentucky 

City: Louisville 

Postal Code: 40219 

Job ID: 99684


Louisville, KY, US, 40219

Nearest Major Market: Louisville

Job Segment: Logistics, Telecom, Telecommunications, Lean Six Sigma, Environmental Health & Safety, Operations, Technology, Management, Healthcare