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2018 Internship - Environmental Health and Safety -...
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Cessna Aircraft Co | Independence, KS
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Job Description

Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc. is the leading general aviation authority and home to the iconic Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands which account for more than half of all general aviation aircraft flying. These brands bring together decades of unmatched experience in designing, building and supporting aircraft. From design to flight, Textron Aviation has become an industry leader through our belief in having the Right People in the Right Place at the Right Time. Are you ready to elevate your career?

Job Summary:

Intern will gain experience in the field of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S), while being exposed to multiple forms of manufacturing of Textron Aviation Aircraft. Learn how to apply Environmental and Safety regulations in a real-world manufacturing environment. Interns will have the opportunity to experience day to day operations, working independently and in teams, to promote an Environmentally Healthy and Safe culture.

Job Responsibilities (may include, but not limited to):

* Assist managers in the write-up and review of safety documents
* Prepare safety presentations for the education of all company employees
* Run root cause/corrective action exercises that eliminate safety hazards
* Further develop existing safety programs such as Confined Space, Hazardous Material, Fall Protection, Lock out/Tag out


* Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in:

o Environmental Health and Safety

o Fire Science

o Environmental Science

o Industrial Engineering

o Manufacturing Engineering

o Mechanical Engineering

o Industrial Hygiene

o Ergonomics

o Human Factors

o Manufacturing Technology

o Physio-Therapy

o Other related fields

Position Requirements:

* Strong analytical and problem solving skills
* Quickly grasps new concepts when faced with unfamiliar tasks
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Understanding of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma desired
* Computer proficient
* Builds and maintains constructive relationships

About Cessna Aircraft Co

Cessna Aircraft Company is a subsidiary of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) an $11 billion multi-industry company with 49,000 employees in 40 countries. Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna Aircraft, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO and Greenlee.