Summer EH&S Intern

Knowles Precision Devices - Cazenovia, NY (30+ days ago)


The purpose of this internship is to provide support to the environmental health and safety team. This position is defined to be an interactive position within the facility, with no supervisory responsibility and under the supervision of the Environmental Health & Safety Manager.

Key Projects:

  • Complete an excel database that inventories all flammable cabinets, acid cabinets and other chemical storage and waste locations (both hazardous, non-hazardous and reclaim). Also include chemicals stored at those locations
  • Complete one document that lists all current waste profiles, locations, related documents, product lines, and chemical waste streams
  • Assist with document consolidation and IS014001 requirements
  • Assist with safety committee and safety programs and documentation
  • Other possible projects as needed or time allows

Requirements:

  • Must be a US Citizen, legal permanent resident, refugee, or asylee
  • Must have a field of study pertaining to: Environmental Heath, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Chemical Engineering, Industrial Hygiene & Safety, Occupational Health & Safety, Environmental Management

Desired Attributes:

  • Interests in chemicals, ergonomics, industrial hygiene, hazardous waste, safety issues, emergency response, LOTO, PPE
  • Must be able to multi-task, work independently, have background/coursework in the above areas of interest
  • Ability to use Microsoft office

Job Type: Internship

Education:

  • High school or equivalent