Enviromental Health Safety Intern
Business Unit: Large Drives
Requisition Number: 235952
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Norwood
Assignment Category: Full-time temporary
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: No
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in seven Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.
Siemens Process Industries & Drives helps customers increase productivity, safety, reliability, efficiency and time-to-market for plants and processes with innovative, integrated technology across the entire lifecycle. With a deep understanding of individual market segments, Siemens helps customers respond quickly and confidently to new market requirements and challenges, strengthening their competitiveness.
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Are you ready to gain valuable EHS, maintenance, and engineering experience through collaboration with one the World’s Leaders in manufacturing of large drives units? If so, seriously consider partnering with Siemens in Norwood, Ohio where you will be able to gain hands on interaction with every phase of heavy manufacturing and assembly in a 100+ year old business with a union workforce as the catalyst. This internship presents both environmental and occupational safety challenges. The job details are summarized as:
· Reports directly to the Norwood, OH Environmental Health Safety (EHS) Manager.
· Work with the EHS Manager to improve the Health, Safety, Environmental and ISO processes and procedures within a heavy manufacturing, union facility. The position will include several independent projects as well as collaboration with managers throughout the facility.
o Assists in the guidance of EHS programs to address government regulations standards while fully comprehending and addressing their implications on the facility.
o Assists in the guidance of the evaluation of EHS performance of the facility.
o Assists in the completion of all employees training in EHS policy and procedures.
o Assists in very complex EHS projects.
- Assists in the management of key environmental/safety and manufacturing projects to further progress the ISO certifications.
- Conduct and participate in environmental/safety audits and maintenance inspections.
- Participates in presenting basic employee training on environmental/safety items and maintaining the database for tracking attendance
- Participates in developing structure for ISO document management
- Participates and completes Job Safety Hazard Assessments of critical processes within the facility.
- Understands and applies the major elements of government regulations & standards.
- Understands and able to complete most basic regulatory reporting (workers compensation laws & RCRA annual reports/permitting, OSHA, EPA, DOT, etc.): understands the implications of the regulatory requirements on the facility.
- Supports the completion of semi complex written programs required by regulatory authorities.
- Participates in the investigation of minor incidents and supports the investigation of major incidents.
- Suggests solutions and improvements to EHS issues/challenges.
- Strong computer skills: Excel, Word, PowerPoint
- Completion of some safety/environmental coursework
- BS degree (working toward) in Industrial Safety and Health and/or Environmental or Chemical Engineering
- 2+ years of experience as a Health/Safety Engineer with environmental experience preferred
- Plant level experience is a plus.
- Electrical safety background and familiar with high voltage electrical systems.
- Familiarity with NFPA (National Fire Protection Agency) 70E requirements.
- CSP (Certified Safety Professional) a plus.
- ASP (Associate Safety Professional) a plus.
- Safety inspection reporting and hazard resolution experience is a plus.