Associate Spotlight: Meet Earl!

By Andrea Davis on June 21, 2019

We’re celebrating National Garbage Man Week by featuring Granger associates. We might not all pick up trash here at Granger, but we’re all garbage men and women.

Name: Earl Aungst

Title: Safety Specialist

What kind of activities do you do on a typical workday?

My work is a combination of training to help keep associates safe and incident investigation to determine what we can learn to prevent future accidents. This includes dealing with the insurance companies with claims. I also handle a lot of calls from customers and the general public when they believe Granger has damaged something.

How long have you worked at Granger?

35 years

What’s your favorite part about working at Granger?

Seeing fellow associates advance and succeed in their careers

What do you find most interesting about this industry?

We can be very competitive when it comes to customers, but in the safety realm we share and support each other freely.

What’s your favorite destination in Michigan?

Hunting camp in Mt. Pleasant