General Electric GE Aviation EHS Intern - Summer 2022 in Loves Park, Illinois
Job Description Summary
The Environmental Health and Safety department fosters an EHS culture that promotes the safety and wellness of our employees; protects the environment; ensures compliance; delivers value to our business, customers and communities; enhances GE s reputation and distinguishes us as a socially responsible company.
This internship involves assisting the EHS Department in all aspects of the sites environmental, health and safety program
This will include, but is not limited to the following:
Reviewing, updating various EHS programs, policies, and training materials
Participating in facility inspections to detect potential EHS hazards
Assisting management in accident investigations to determine root causes and the implementation of corrective actions
Special projects as assigned by the EHS Leader, such as emergency response procedures, risk assessment, cost reduction, and various others
Perform routine data / trend analysis, research, and presentations related to EHS performance
Complete assigned EHS tasks / projects and other administrative duties as assigned
Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA off a 4.0 scale without rounding
Attending a full time matriculated and nationally accredited baccalaureate or graduate program. Preferred EHS related degree
Due to access to export-controlled information, you must be one of the following: (1) US Citizen or national; (2) US permanent resident; (3) Person granted refugee status; (4) Person granted asylee status or Beneficiary of legalization through an amnesty program, or (5) other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)).
Strong commitment to career in Environmental Health and Safety
An analytic approach to problem solving
Strong knowledge of computer and Microsoft products
Willingness and ability to learn from others
Attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal skills
One who strives for academic success
Ability to be agile as business needs change and shift frequently
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes