OSG USA, INC. was founded in 1968 as the National Headquarters for North America, and has operated in Illinois for over 40 years. We are proud to be recognized as the world leader in the design and manufacture of outstanding premium quality cutting tools.
Our future depends on meeting the needs of our customers, and our employees.
OSG offers the following benefits for all regular employees:
At OSG, we believe that our employees are our most valuable asset. Our benefit plan promotes our employees to lead happy, healthy and balanced lives.
Lets you defer up to 50% of your pretax salary dollars. OSG matches 'dollar for dollar' up to 6% of your contribution.
Paid Time Off
15 Days PTO Your First Year
Our affordable insurance plans include medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage.
United Healthcare Premium PPO Plan
$300 individual / $750 family deductible
10% coinsurance (in-network)
$15 office visit co-pay (in-network)
United Healthcare Basic PPO Plan
$750 individual / $2,250 family deductible
20% coinsurance (in-network)
$30 office visit co-pay (in-network)
Care24 and Nurse Line
24 hour service providing emotional support and answers to personal financial, legal, and health concerns.
Flexible Savings Account
Lowers your taxable income by reimbursing eligible and out-of-pocket medical, dental, and vision expenses on a pretax basis up to $3,500 per year for healthcare expenses and $5,000 per year for dependent care expenses.
At no cost to you, you will be provided with coverage for the amount of one year's salary up to $50,000. Additional life insurance for you, your spouse, or your dependents can be also purchased at excellent group rates.
In the event of sickness or injury, short term disability provides up to 60% of your monthly base pay for a maximum of 26 weeks. Long term disability provides up to 60% of your monthly base pay after you are unable to work for greater than 26 weeks. STD is employer paid. LTD is voluntary and employee paid.
Growing with OSG
OSG Group University
Ongoing in-house training provided for employees by employees. There is a plethora of knowledge held by OSG employees and we believe in sharing it with the rest of the company. OSG Group University provides training in areas such as personal and professional development, leadership, product training and technical skill. The syllabus for OSG Group University is updated annually so classes are kept up-to-date with current employee and company needs.
Employee Education Assistance Program
Covers a portion of tuition expenses for approved courses related to your career goals at OSG.
Maximum benefit per program:
$10,000 - Associates Degree
$20,000 - Bachelor's Degree
$30,000 - Master's Degree
Professional Accreditations Reimburses expenses associated with materials, courses and/or testing which lead to the accreditation in the employee's field of expertise (i.e. APICS, PHR, CPA, etc).
Making a Difference
At OSG, there are many causes we believe strongly in, such as protecting our environment, taking care of our employees, and giving back to those in need.
Oh So Green Committee
Committed to making OSG and our community a green place to exist in. OSG has become an increasingly paperless environment. OSG also participates in the Adopt-A-Highway program and maintain a strip of North Avenue by cleaning it several times a year.
St. Jude Committee
Devoted to raising money for our company charity, the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Creative fundraising events such as Summer BBQs, Salad Bars, Casino Nights, Ping Pong Tournaments and Bake Sales keep our employees involved while donating to a good cause.
Dedicated to helping OSG employees and their families lead a healthier lifestyle. OSG has invited speakers from a variety of organizations to speak about diabetes awareness and care, weight management, and more. OSG also provides a monthly healthy snack ranging from apples to dark chocolate. And once a year, on-site flu shots are offered at no cost to all employees.
OSG sponsors employees to participate in races that benefit charitable causes such as Lung Cancer Research, local Rotary Clubs, Ronald McDonald House Charities, and Autism Speaks. These races help promote wellness and team building amongst employees and their families.
Life at OSG
At OSG, it's not just about work; it's about enjoying what you do. Each year, OSG holds a summer event for employees and families. This includes picnics, six flags trips, and baseball games. This year the company hosted a family event at Arlington Heights Race Track. OSG also provides a fun work environment too. We host pumpkin carving contests, Peep displays, gingerbread house competition, and ping pong tournaments. We also want to make sure that our employees are comfortable at work, so we have casual dress everyday of the week!