Environmental Health & Safety Internship

Daikin Applied - Faribault, MN3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $52,000 - $69,000 a year
Our EH&S Internship is based in the Faribault, MN plant. Interns will be assigned projects in the factory to support EH&S departmental initiatives including, but not limited to:

Monitoring of implementing EHS requirements, regular audits, reviews, inspections, inspection rounds

Guidance for EHS-relevant topics

Improve basic EHS forms, work instructions and SDS database
Develop EHS documentation and file records process
Complete basic Industrial Hygiene monitoring including noise assessment, ventilation system monitoring, and ergonomic force measurements.
Conduct basic ergonomic assessment of workstations and operations.
Perform basic risk assessments (Job Safety Analysis, etc.) of manufacturing operations to identify hazards and implement effective controls.
Develop EHS training programs including a video/web based training course.
Participate in EHS inspections (wastewater, storm water, satellite storage areas, etc.) and improve protocols and checklists for process improvement

This Internship opportunity begins in May 2019. Internship may continue until graduation.
Basic Qualifications

Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, prefer students with a 3.5 or better
Currently enrolled in BS of Occupational Health & Safety, Safety Engineering or similar degree program.
Ability to work a minimum of 35 hours per week for the duration of the summer
Demonstrated proficiency in the MS Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word)
Equal Opportunity Employment: It is the policy of Daikin Applied to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, creed, color, religion, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, membership or activity in a local commission, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Daikin Applied is a member of the global air conditioning company, Daikin Industries. Daikin Applied manufactures technologically advanced commercial HVAC systems that customers from around the world can trust to advance their needs for performance, reliability and energy efficiency. We develop innovations that create the right environments for successful businesses and critical applications. The people at Daikin Applied are committed to using their expertise to advance HVAC technologies and support our customers with efficient and reliable solutions. Daikin Applied products and services are sold through a global network of dedicated sales, service and parts offices.

Daikin Applied, formerly known as Daikin McQuay, was started in 1924 and has an extensive history of developing new, industry-leading innovations and technology. Our award-winning Rebel rooftop units, Magnitude magnetic bearing chillers, Pathfinder air cooled chillers and Intelligent Equipment set new standards for efficiency and value for building owners. Also, our extensive water source heat pump and applied technologies, aftermarket service, and parts operations provide support to keep our customers' operations running smoothly.

Daikin Industries, Ltd. is a Fortune 1000 company with 2015 revenues in excess of $15 billion and more than 51,000 employees worldwide. Daikin was named one of the world's most innovative companies by Thomson Reuters.

HVAC equipment, Internet of Things (IoT) for HVAC, energy management, aftermarket service support and replacement parts, and turnkey solutions.