Environmental Health and Safety Intern

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Owens Corning

Environmental Health and Safety Intern

Delmar, NY +6 locations
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    PROGRAM EXPERIENCE Join an organization that believes that every employee owns a piece of our bold growth goals and ultimate success. We are a market-leading innovator that has placed on the Fortune 500®. Owens Corning is devoted to delivering sustainable solutions across our three business segments while striving to ensure our people and products make the world a better place. We take pride in having an inclusive and diverse workplace with employees around the globe. A holistic sense of community exists across our entire organization as our talent grows globally. We are a company that fully recognizes the importance of paving a path to a sustainable and safe enterprise through investing in our people. Our desire to make an impactful difference in the world flows from top down to all levels of the organization. By being a company that instills pride within each and every employee, we aspire to build market-leading businesses; global in scope - human in scale.

    For potential projects a candidate might have the opportunity to work of the following:

    Proactively drive and sustain a strong safety culture throughout the plant by partnering to promote, develop and implement OC EHS policies and standards Work effectively with cross-functional teams to meet EHS & business objectives Identify potential risks to prevent or mitigate losses as appropriate (e.g., catastrophic, workers comp, environmental, and property loss protection) Live the Safety Stand: adhere to the environmental health and safety responsibilities Demonstrate a commitment to employee health and safety, particularly through a commitment to zero injuries, awareness of hazards, and a strong understanding of legislative requirements in all aspects of the operation Evaluate regulatory trends to determine operational, financial or other business impacts, and implement industry best practices Set goals for key EHS indicators and report progress

    At Owens Corning, interns are treated like our employees – given real responsibility with the right support to succeed and drive business impact. As an EHS intern, you will gain technical experience by addressing safety and environmental challenges found in manufacturing settings. Someone will gain many benefits from interning with Owens Corning, such as…

    • Formal and informal personal development activities
    • Mentorship program with seasoned technical professionals
    • Project-specific training
    • Opportunity to evaluate the company for full-time employment
    • Networking opportunities and exposure to senior leadership
  • Qualifications
    • Current student pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
    • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
    • Willingness and flexibility to relocate within the US as the location of assignment can vary from the following locations: Amarillo, TX, Delmar, NY, Fairburn, GA, Jackson, TN, Newark, OH, Gastonia, NC, Waxahachie, TX
  • Industry
    Manufacturing
  • Locations
    Fairburn, GA • Gastonia, NC • Delmar, NY • Newark, OH • Jackson, TN • Waxahachie, TX • Amarillo, TX
  • About Us

    Owens Corning is a global building and industrial materials leader. Owens Corning's three integrated businesses are dedicated to the manufacture and advancement of a broad range of insulation, roofing and fiberglass composite materials. Owens Corning provides innovative products and sustainable solutions that address energy efficiency, product safety, renewable energy, durable infrastructure, and labor productivity.