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Posting date : 01/24/2024

Reference : USA07295

Environmental Health & Safety Intern - Spring / Summer, 2024 - Manufacturing, Life Sciences; Akron, OH

  • United States , Ohio , AKRON
  • Internship
  • Health, Safety and Environment

Why do we need you ?

If you want to discover your greatest potential, Saint-Gobain provides one-of-a-kind opportunities for innovative problem solvers.

We're one of only two companies in the world that is consistently recognized as both a top Global Employer and a Top 100 Global Innovator, but Saint-Gobain's remarkable story and culture of innovation begins with a team of nearly 200,000 creative, diverse and passionate team members collaborating across the globe. We are committed to our mission to improve lives because, every day, we witness the enormous impact of our efforts on the world around us.

The Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Intern will support multiples projects & initiatives benefitting our Akron, OH manufacturing facilities for Saint-Gobain Life Sciences.   Will receive instructions/guidance on task specifications and constraints as well as direction from the EHS Manager along with plant leadership.

Open to talent available during Spring Semester - May/June, 2024 or Summer - August/September, 2024.  

Key Accountabilities:

Expected to meet deadlines set by their manager by prioritizing tasks to meet established time targets. Progress and results are reviewed.

Some Authority to make purchasing decisions is limited.

Will participate in a plant chemical inventory of all present chemicals for SafHear (GAIA) and compare that inventory to the chemicals in the manufacturing facility.

Preparation of GHS labeling and the development of a labeling system based on chemicals used in the plant.

Involvement in updating Lockout Tagout (LOTO) procedures.

Reviewing and updating written safety programs for OSHA compliance.

Is this job for you ?

Highschool Diploma or GED Required

Some college required - Must be an undergraduate student in good academic standing in Environmental, Occupational Health & Safety, or other related field of study.

Should have a general knowledge of OSHA standards and environmental regulations.

Must possess working knowledge/experience with Microsoft Suite of product experience including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

Possesses excellent interpersonal skills in order to assist internal, external, and potential partners.

Must be able to operate well in a team environment to sustain ongoing relationships with colleagues.

A little more about us

Saint-Gobain’s innovations touch almost every major industry around the world. Within its Life Sciences division, teams are solving critical problems for customers who are getting life-saving medical devices to the frontlines of healthcare, discovering essential medications, and nourishing and connecting the world through consumer, industrial and electronics applications. As one of the world’s leading producers of high-performance polymer products, we improve lives by making simple experiences better and being there in life’s critical moments.

Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we’ve learned working together makes good ideas, great ones.

With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths.

Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you’re empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality.

Join Us at Saint-Gobain Life Sciences.  Together, we’ll create a better life.

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