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INTERN - Occupational Health & Safety Engineer in Whitehall, MI at Arconic

Date Posted: 3/1/2019

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Job Description

This opening is with Arconic, Whitehall Operations, a division of Arconic Engines – a world leader in the investment casting of superalloys, performance coatings, and hot isostatic pressing for high performance parts primarily for jet aircraft and industrial gas turbine markets.
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We are seeking a highly motivated and energetic student to join our team as an Occupational Health & Safety Engineer Intern. This position may assist with the following projects:
•         Perform industrial air and noise sampling
•         Develop an EHS training database
•         Develop a medical testing roster based on job function
•         Compile a database of cranes/slings and below the hook devices for a specific operation
•         Interview employees on the process specific operation and then write detailed lock out procedures for that process/equipment
•         Complete machine guarding assessments on multiple pieces of shop floor equipment
•         Participate in an incident investigation
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 professional development opportunities, plant tours, and social activities with other interns and colleagues. With over 60 locations across the US, there are opportunities to work in a variety places around the country. Internships typically run from May/June through August.
What are we looking for? We look for interns with: • Demonstrated outstanding academic achievement • A strong record of team, project and/or people leadership in a work setting and/or extracurricular activities • The ability to thrive in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment • Willingness to take initiative to understand the business • An aptitude for problem solving; strong writing and verbal communication skills • Previous successful experience as an active member of a team • A strong commitment to excellence and to personal and professional growth • Must be resourceful, responsible, tenacious, curious, independent, confident and high energy.


Basic Qualifications: 
•         A minimum of a sophomore status and currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor’s degree program in Occupational Safety, Safety Management, or Industrial Hygiene.
•         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
•         This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status
Preferred Qualifications: 
•         Junior or Senior status preferred
•         3.0 GPA or higher
•         Relevant internship/work/research experience a plus
•         Strong verbal and written communication skills
•         Excellent analytical skills
•         Ability to work in a self-directed or team environment
•         Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
•         Strong organizational skills
•         Relevant internship/work/research experience a plus


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