energy | Environment, Health, & Safety Intern-GE Aviation- Summer 19 - GENERAL ELECTRIC in Pine Bluff, AR

Environment, Health, & Safety Intern-GE Aviation- Summer 19 - GENERAL ELECTRIC

  • General Electric
  • $68,760.00 - 119,960.00 / Year *
  • 1101 Hwy 425
  • Pine Bluff, AR 71601
  • Full-Time
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Role 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 GEs reputation and distinguishes us as a socially responsible company.



Essential Responsibilities:

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:

  • Preparing for OSHA Voluntary Protection Program audits
  • Reviewing, updating and posting 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, ECO inventory, and various others
  • Environmental projects may include creating site Waste Maps outlining where waste is created and where it is to be disposed of
  • It may also include labelling chemicals as hazardous or non-hazardous and / or creating a waste profile sampling plan, working both with site EHS personnel and waste vendors
  • Perform routine data / trend analysis, research, and presentations related to EHS performance
  • Complete assigned EHS tasks / projects and other administrative duties as assigned, including special internship project and presentation

    Locations include:

    Asheville, NC | Atlanta, GA | Auburn, AL | Baltimore / Middle River, MD | Batesville, MS
    Bohemia / Long Island, NY | Chicago, IL | Clearwater, FL | Cincinnati, OH | Dallas, TX
    Durham, NC | Grand Rapids, MI | Greenville, SC | Hooksett, NH | Jacksonville, FL
    Lafayette, IN | Lynn / Boston, MA | Madisonville, KY | Memphis, TN | McAllen, TX
    Newark, DE | Norwich, NY | Peebles, OH | Rockford, IL | Rutland, VT
    San Marcos, TX | Seattle, WA | Strother / Arkansas City, KS | Terre Haute, IN | Vandalia / Dayton, OH
    Victorville, CA | West Jefferson, NC | Wilmington, NC


  • Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA (without rounding)
  • Meet degree requirements in Environmental Health & Safety Engineering
  • Attending a full time matriculated and nationally accredited baccalaureate or graduate program
  • Completed one full year of college (rising Sophomore)
  • Dependable transportation to / from work
  • Willingness and ability to work in any of the 40+ GE Aviation US locations
  • Willingness and ability to work multiple rotations during your college years minimum of 2 rotations required
  • Due to access to export controlled information, you must be one of the following: Be a US Citizen or national; US permanent resident; Person granted refugee status; Person granted asylee status or Beneficiary of legalization through an amnesty program, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3))



    Desired Characteristics:

    Preferred Graduation Dates : 2020, 2021 and 2022

  • 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
  • Demonstrated leadership and a team player
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • One who strives for academic success
  • Desire to work in a fast paced ever changing environment
  • Ability to be agile as business needs change and shift frequently

  • Associated topics: clinical, constable, environmental, fault, inspector, safety, sewer system, scba, treatment, wastewater


    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.