Environmental, Health and Safety Intern in Torrance, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are seeking highly motivated and energetic students to join our team as Environmental Health & Safety Engineering interns. Join Arconic and join a network of people who are passionate about industry-changing technology that advances the world. You'll have the opportunity to work with leading global companies that operate in world-changing industries - such as aerospace, automotive, building and construction, defense and commercial transportation. It's not just a job. It's a career and a path to the future. You'll be part of a diverse culture of learning, teaching and mentorship. Arconic is fully committed to developing people: providing employees with the resources, and learning and development opportunities they need to excel and build a career. Why join us? Your education is just beginning! Our interns have the opportunity to be part of real world business scenarios. Their skills are sharpened as full members of a project team, working alongside leaders in partnership with business unit clients. Interns are assigned projects based on their business unit specifications which will vary depending on location. Some of the highlights as a member of the team are business insights sessions with the Senior Leadership team across the organization, professional development opportunities, and plant tours, and social activities with other interns and colleagues.

Our passionate commitment to EHS provides the successful intern candidates with an excellent environment in which to learn how to apply EHS skills to support the delivery results and gain practical, real-world experience. These positions are highly visible in the plants and Business Units and may lead to a future full time placement.
From materials science that breaks the barriers of possibility, to precision engineering that solves the toughest challenges, Arconic helps transform the way we fly, drive, build and power. Our core business is over 130 years old and we’ve helped shape the aerospace industry since day one! We’ve helped push the boundaries of aviation since the dawn of flight. From the engine block of the Wright Flyer and the aluminum alloys on Apollo 11 to todays’ most advanced aircraft and spacecraft, our airframe and aero engine innovations power the skies. If it flies, we’re on it!
Across air, land and sea, our defense innovations maximize speed, agility and survivability. Collaborating with military and business partners, we create multi-material solutions that are lighter, faster, stronger and more cost effective. In space, our materials science expertise helped land the Apollo spacecraft on the moon and launch the shuttle program. We continue to advance space exploration with solutions for launch vehicles, propulsion, crew capsules, and more. Our automotive roots trace back to the Model T. Today we’re helping transform the industry again with breakthrough aluminum products and processes that enable lighter, safer, more fuel-efficient vehicles. Our forged aluminum wheels and chassis help make the commercial transportation industry more efficient, by allowing trucks and buses to save fuel while carrying more goods and people. Arconic is also helping accelerate a cleaner, smarter energy future. Approximately 75 percent of gas turbines worldwide use airfoils produced by Arconic. Our advanced technologies are supporting the shift to cleaner and more efficient energy sources like natural gas.
We are a Fortune 500 company and are consistently ranked the #1 most admired metals company by Fortune magazine. We hold #1 or #2 positions in each of the key markets we serve. We are 41,500 employees strong and operate 157 locations in 25 countries.
Essential Job Functions:

  • The primary role of an EHS Intern is to support location EHS efforts through practical, shop-floor based assignments and projects.


  • EHS intern assignments can be at any of our 100+ domestic locations.

  • Competitive compensation, housing stipend and all required PPE are provided.

Basic Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
  • Candidates must be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university.

This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'). Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications
  • Preferred degrees are in an Environmental, Health or Safety related discipline.
  • Strong communication skills, analytical skills, problem solving and human relations skills.
  • Key skills include: Execution, attention to detail, initiative, collaboration, tenacity and getting organization support.