Shimmick is actively seeking a highly motivated Safety Health & Environment Intern II for employment to support the Southwest, MEP and Legacy Division project locations based out of Irvine, CA. This position is anticipated to begin May/June 2022 and continue through August/September 2022.
Shimmick is searching for candidates that have the ability to be a role model, be client-focused, be impactful and be decisive.
At Shimmick, we are problem solvers. Creative thinkers. Innovators. We approach each project with fresh ideas and big thinking in pursuit of better answers, better outcomes, and better experiences for our clients. We are resourceful, nimble and resilient. We work hard together-and with our clients-to deliver high-quality projects that are on time, on budget and beyond expectations.
Internships are designed to introduce and build essential, hands on skills that differ from those attained in the academic arena and help to enhance the transition from student to professional.
Interns are assigned duties that will provide a broad, well-rounded learning experience within their field of study.
Intern II-completion of two years qualified study
Shimmick's Southwest Division, headquartered in Irvine, California, focuses on large public owners in Southern California, across water resources, water treatment, transportation, and transit markets. Over the past decade, the division has grown tremendously, securing major projects, including the $828 million Gerald Desmond Bridge, the first cable-stayed vehicular bridge in California.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:
Under direct supervision, assist program managers in the responsibly of moderately complex technical work in a wide range of environmental, safety and health disciplines to achieve compliance with ES&H standards along with federal and state regulatory requirements.
Must be currently pursuing a degree in an accredited 4 year college or university and seeking a Bachelor's degree majoring in Occupational Health and Safety, Safety, Environment, Environmental Sciences, Engineering, Chemistry or a related applied science field with the intent to continue enrollment after an internship
Must have completed 2 years of study
OSHA 30 certification or higher
Strong leadership skills
Excellent oral and written communication
Ability to prioritize work and meet project deadlines
Working knowledge of MS Office Suite and MS Excel with ability to understand Excel worksheets
Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
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Please note that Shimmick does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Shimmick will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Shimmick explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Shimmick. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
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