Title: Environmental Health & Safety Intern - Summer 2013
Location: United States-North Carolina-Sanford
Job Number: 1300017K
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Since its'' inception more than 80 years ago, Caterpillar has grown to be the largest maker of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines and industrial gas turbines in the world. In partnership with our worldwide dealer network, Caterpillar is driving positive and sustainable change on every continent.
As a global, diverse technology leader, Caterpillar is committed to excellence in all that we do. We are proud of our role in building the world''s infrastructure. And we''re proud of who we are thousands of people making progress possible around the world.
The Building Construction Products (BCP) Division is a global division of Caterpillar, Inc. that employs several thousand employees located at over 8 facilities worldwide. BCP has facilities in North Carolina, USA (Cary, Clayton, Sanford), the UK, China, India, and Brazil. Also, BCP has announced a new facility near Athens, Georgia, USA. Products designed, manufactured, and distributed by BCP include skid steer loaders, backhoe loaders, compact track loaders, multi-terrain loaders, small wheel loaders, small track-type tractors, and mini-hydraulic excavators. BCP''s mission statement is:Achieve profitable growth by providing customers with the highest quality, best value building construction products, work tools, and integrated solutions in the industry.
BCP is proud to be a family friendly, flexible employer with a very competitive Total Rewards package. We have been recognized in 2011 and 2012 as a "Family Friendly 50" employer by Carolina Parent magazine and won the 2012 Capital Associated Industries (CAI) "Ovation Award" for HR excellence (Large Employer category). Our most recent recognitions include being named by the Triangle Business Journal as one of the "Best Places to Work in the Triangle" for 2012 as well as being named a winner of the2012 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Workplace Effectiveness and Flexibility.
- Assist the Environmental, Health & Safety team with advancing and maintaining EHS programs, providing guidance to internal customers on potential improvements, and driving a Safety First culture.
- Assist the EHS team with updating and developing safety and environmental programs and supporting procedures, and integrating these procedures into an existing facility database.
- Assist in alignment and development of training modules for annual safety compliance training.
- Potentially perform in-house industrial hygiene sampling and documentation, or assist with ergonomic assessments and defining process improvements based on Safety FMEA data.
- Assist with recordkeeping and other routineactivities.
THIS IS AN INTERNSHIP POSITION AND ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE REGISTERED AS FULL TIME STUDENTS TO APPLY.
We are seeking full-time students enrolled in a BA/BS degree program. Degrees sought but not limited to include: Industrial Hygiene, Industrial Engineering, Safety, Environmental Engineering or Environmental Studies or completion of related course work. Students should possess a minimum GPA of 2.8.
The position requires strong initiative, communication, interpersonal and leadership skills. The ideal candidate would possess strong problem solving and people skills. Proficiency in Microsoft computer software is a must.
Where will you take your career? Where do you want to go? You can continue to learn, grow and contribute within one company, Caterpillar.
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.