Production Safety Intern

Job Title: Production Safety Intern

Description:

Please Note:

  • Preference will be given to qualified internal applicants. 
  • This position is located in Hermitage, PA. Please do not apply if you are not in the area, able to commute, or willing to relocate.

JOB SUMMARY:

The Production Safety Intern supports safety initiatives within a production environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct routine safety inspections to identify potential hazards in the production area
  • Assist in the development and delivery of safety training programs to production staff
  • Participate in safety meetings, providing input and feedback to improve safety protocols
  • Support the investigations of accidents or incidents, identifying root causes and recommending preventative measures
  • Assist in monitoring and enforcing the use of appropriate PPE by production workers
  • Assist in reviewing and updating lock out/ tag out procedures
  • Conduct lock out/tag out observations for authorized employees

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Must have strong attention to detail and organization skills
  • Excellent attendance required, which includes expectations of punctuality and limited unapproved absences
  • Must be able to learn and take on new responsibilities
  • Ability to read, analyze and follow directions
  • Must be able to speak, listen and openly communicate with team members and actively participate in team meetings
  • Ability to work collaboratively with internal departments
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw a valid conclusion
  • Able to operate fork-lift/lift equipment
  • Able to safely lift up to 50 pounds
  • Stoop, kneel, climb or squat on an occasional basis
  • Possess manual dexterity & use hands to grip, pinch, handle, reach, or feel on a frequent basis
  • Stand on a continuous basis and walk on a frequent basis
  • Able to perform repetitive tasks up to 8 hours per day
  • Must be able to work in a scissor lift at elevated heights occasionally

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Currently enrolled in a relevant degree program
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and best practices is required

Internal Applicants must submit a cover letter and resume to your local facility HR manager. 

External Applicants select “get application” below for a printable application form or complete the fields at the bottom of the page to submit your application online. 

Location: Hermitage, PA

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