Environmental Health & Safety Intern

Employer
Fortive Corporation
Location
Plainville, Connecticut, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Closes
May 13, 2021
Ref
1968502953
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Internship
Salary Type
Salary
Gems Sensors & Controls (a Fortive company) is excited to offer a variety of roles for our 2021 intern cohort! Our 10-week internship program, running from June 7 - August 13, will consist of hands-on projects that allow you to apply classroom knowledge to real-world scenarios. At Gems/Fortive, we're focused on continuous improvement in everything we do - that means our products, our processes, and our people. At the conclusion of the program, you will have the opportunity to report out on the work you've done, the impact you've had, and how you've developed over your time with us. From agricultural equipment to locomotives to medical devices, Gems products make a difference in the world you interact with every day.
The EHS intern will be supporting the organization with the following:
- Conducting job hazard assessments.
- Update equipment information in preventative maintenance database.
- Conduct SDS review and update inventory.
- Improve Hazard Communication & safety signage in production cells.
- Conduct EHS related training.
- Assist with monthly Safety Committee meetings.
- Conduct EHS audits.
- Participate in Gems Sensors & Controls annual safety awareness campaign.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- Pursuing a B.S. degree in Safety and Occupational Health Applied Sciences, B.S. degree with a concentration in Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety or a B.S. in Industrial Engineering , or related technical field at an accredited college or university
- 3.0 grade point average in major
- Minimum Sophomore status or completion of at least 60 credit hours
- Strong communication skills and the ability to work within a team
- Good organizational and problem solving skills
- Experience leading people or projects
- Leadership experience in school or community
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Familiarity with Microsoft Office
Gems Sensors & Controls is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company's operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com.
Gems Sensors & Controls (a Fortive company) designs and manufactures a broad portfolio of liquid level, flow, and pressure sensors, miniature solenoid valves, proximity switches and pre-assembled fluidic systems to exact customer application and manufacturing requirements. From agricultural equipment to locomotives to medical devices, Gems products make a difference in the world you interact with every day.
"The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a Fortive Company. Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail applyassistance@fortive.com to request accommodation."

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