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2024 Internship/Co-op - Environmental, Health & Safety

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DuPont

1mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Wilmington +1

AI generated summary

  • Seeking candidates currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s program in Occupational Safety, Industrial Hygiene, or Environmental Sciences/Engineering with a strong interest in EHS activities. Must have excellent problem-solving and communication skills, ability to manage multiple priorities, and work effectively in teams to assess hazards and ensure compliance. Legal right to work in the US required.
  • The candidate will participate in audits, risk assessments, training material development, safety campaigns, environmental testing, incident investigations, and EHS Management Systems at the site.

Off-cycle Internship

Engineering, SustainabilityWilmington, Richmond

Description

  • Under direct supervision, the EHS Intern performs a wide range of Safety and Health disciplines to implement workplace safety and industrial hygiene processes compliant with DuPont EHS standards, OSHA and other local, state, and federal regulations with focus on key continuous improvement initiatives.

Requirements

  • Preferred Skills:
  • We are seeking candidates that have a passion for developing experience through enriching assignments while delivering tangible results. Successful candidates are developing leadership capabilities, hard workers, creative problem solvers, have an intellectual curiosity, and thrive in ambiguity.
  • Other preferred skills include:
  • Outstanding problem-solving, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent writing/verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Accomplished computer skills including Microsoft Office applications and database experience
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to work in cross-functional teams to deliver concrete project deliverables in a timely manner
  • Program and Position Requirements:
  • The DuPont Co-op/Intern Program seeks top talent. To be considered for enrollment, candidates must meet the following requirements:
  • Currently enrolled as a full-time student, pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Occupational Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Sciences/Engineering or other relevant degree
  • Strong interest in EHS activities
  • With day-to-day supervision, effectively manage multiple and changing priorities and to participate with teams/work groups to assess hazards, provide solutions and identify opportunities for improvements in meeting regulatory, corporate and organizational compliance.
  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment as needed in site work areas (safety glasses with side shields, safety shoes, hard hat, hearing protection.
  • Legal right to work in the United States without restriction

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering
Sustainability

Responsibilities

  • Evaluate programs on workplace safety and health and participate in internal EHS program audits (e.g., review of confined space program and permits, etc.).
  • Participate in risk assessments in site work areas (e.g., laboratories, power operations, maintenance/construction, office settings).
  • Participate in the development and review of employee training material for various safety and health competencies.
  • Promote safety awareness by creating, issuing safety campaigns for all site personnel (e.g., slip, trip, fall prevention, seasonal safety, etc.)
  • Assist in testing site workplace environments (industrial hygiene monitoring, ergonomics).
  • Participate in incident and near miss investigations and assist with the closure of findings from these activities.
  • Other duties in alignment with development, improvement, and management of EHS Management Systems for the site.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Wilmington, Richmond