OSI Group In 2016 Won The Globe Of Honor Award

OSI Group received the Globe of Honor Award from the British Safety Council in the year 2016. The company won the prestigious award after it was considered to have the best environmental risk management strategies. The awards luncheon occasion in which they were presented with the award was held at Drapers’ Hall in London and was compered by British Safety Council.

In the event, 18 other organizations were presented with similar awards from the Council. These organizations just like OSI Group had demonstrated excellence in the management of environmental risks over the past one year. The main goal of these awards is to ensure that all companies remain conscious of their surrounding environment. All these companies received five stars during the council’s audit scheme on environmental management.

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British Safety Council has been auditing numerous companies so as to establish their efforts towards environmental risk management. The audit committee decides on the winning companies once the audit is complete depending on stars awarded to each company. The companies that are considered to show excellence in management are given a maximum of a 5-star rating, and in the year 2016, all the 18 companies together with OSI Group had received a score of five. This led to these companies being nominated for the Globe of Honor Award.

Lynda Armstrong, the chair of British Safety Council, congratulated OSI Industries for their unmatched performance in her speech during the award event. She added that the company has always been concerned about environmental protection and other health and safety matters. Lynda said that she is happy because of the efforts different companies are putting across to manage the environment. Mike Robinson pointed out that even if the government legislates for environmental compliance, people need to be inspired towards the same goal and that is why they maintain the real stewardship. Kelly Grimwood is the environmental manager at OSI Group, and he is the one who received the award from Robinson during the award event. Robinson insisted that all companies need to embrace transformative governance so as to attain the environmental goals. The British Safety Council also acknowledged and applauded OSI’s leadership team for the efforts they are putting across towards improving environmental risk management.

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Careers with IAP help soldiers transition back to civilian life

IAP Worldwide is a leader in global logistics. Primarily serving the United States Armed Forces, it offers a staggering range of services from space operations to flying top-secret intelligence missions for the CIA. IAP is a top jobs creator in the U.S. and is always seeking talented professionals to round out its ranks.

IAP makes the transition to civilian life a little less hectic

Combat veterans returning from war often face a difficult transition. War zones are no laughing matter and what’s routine for the forward deployed soldier would send many civilians into a state of catatonic fear. IAP’s jobs have many features of military life on Careercast.com, but also more features of civilian life than a forward deployment offers.

For many soldiers returning from the battlefield, IAP has provided a way to ease back into full fledged civilian life, a sort of decompression chamber. Yet many former soldiers who go to work for IAP discover that their skill set and IAP Worldwide’s military-friendly environment are just the right match. Ex-military personnel routinely stay on with IAP as contractors until they retire. The pay is typically outstanding and the benefits top-flight.

Many jobs to choose from

IAP doesn’t just have a diverse workforce but one of the most diverse workloads of any company that exists. One of IAP’s large contracts is the Distributed Common Ground System. This joint intelligence infrastructure handles everything from remotely identifying and diffusing roadside IEDs to operating airborne reconnaissance and strike assets like the MQ9 Reaper drone. Employees on such jobs are given high-level intelligence tasks and many have security clearances.

Another interesting IAP Worldwide business is the expeditionary infrastructure division. Under this division, employees are sent to remote locations such as African jungles or Mideast deserts. There they are given the task of constructing from the desolate wilderness the all facilities and amenities of modern civilization. These missions take place everywhere from friendly ground to hostile enemy territory. Again, many of these missions are classified as top-secret, with employees required to wear side arms at all times in some cases.

IAP Worldwide provides a fantastic opportunity for anyone with the skill set to contribute to one of its many, diverse missions. With pay that often exceeds that of the highest paid white-collar professionals, its employees are both well compensated and well recognized for their contributions. Ex-soldiers describe the sense of camaraderie on typical IAP deployments as very similar to that experienced in combat zones among tight knit units.


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