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Job Description

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 GE's reputation and distinguishes us as a socially responsible company.

Essential Responsibilities:

This internship involves assisting the EHS Department in all aspects of the site's 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


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

About Us:

Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We're passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We're diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century.

At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we're manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world's toughest problems. Join us and you'll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you'll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it's the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we've got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you're passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come.

To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter: @geconnections

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.Additional Locations:United States;Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming;

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At GE Appliances, we are imagination at work.  GE Appliances’ vision is to be recognized as the leading brand for performance and efficiency, and as a team, we are committed to delivering an outstanding ownership experience for our customers. Join us and be part of that journey.

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