2022-2023 Campus Internship – Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability

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Position: 2022-2023 Campus Internship – Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability

Primary location Midland (MI, USA), Michigan, United States of America

Schedule: Full time

Date Posted: 08/09/2022

Job Number: R2034408



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Description

At Dow, we believe that a sustainable approach to business ultimately boosts business performance.  Our definition of sustainability goes far beyond the environment to also encompass social and business demands.  In 2020, Dow integrated its Environmental Health Safety and Sustainability (EHS&S) functions into one focused function – EHS&S – to better address the company’s evolving sustainability and safety needs.  As sustainability continues to drive Dow’s success strategy, EHS&S is expanding our capacity to be a visionary partner for growth, vital to delivering next-level sustainability services.  EHS&S will work across Dow and with external partners to achieve our priorities and set the pace for the industry.

Our purpose in Dow EHS&S is to partner for a sustainable Dow.  Our strategic objectives are to Protect People and deliver on climate protection, circular economy and safer materials.  To execute these objectives, we’ll prioritize Safety & Reliability, Growth, Vision and People by partnering with a wide-reaching array of internal business/functional partners and external stakeholders.

If you have the passion to protect people and planet join the EHS&S team.  In EHS&S, we protect the safety and health of our people, communities and customers as well as the environment by ensuring safe and reliable operations and products. 

Interns will have the opportunity to work with EHS&S professionals on projects that support workforce safety, employee health and well-being, process safety and reliability, and product safety and compliance. 

General Responsibilities or Projects could be aligned to the following:

  • Supports the Implementation of the EH&S management system including work processes, standards, and procedures to ensure regulatory and safety compliance, add value to meet site objectives, and maintain the license to operate. Requires conceptual knowledge of theories, techniques and methodology within the analytical technology discipline.
  • Provides EH&S support to a facility on site. Permit(s) requirement analysis and compliance plans including documentation strategies and regulatory applicability assessments.
  • Implements EH&S management systems in order to add value to the business, meet business objectives and maintain the license to operate.
  • Provides updates to environmental permits for their plants and implementation of the requirements management work process.
  • Provides EH&S expertise to define projects necessary for successful achievement of the corporate EH&S goals.
  • Assists in Product Regulatory Compliance activities (e.g. Inventory registrations)
  • Assists in Product Risk Characterization Participates in key work processes (i.e. Business Risk Review, Management of Change, Change Management Tool request, etc.)
  • Gains full knowledge of product stewardship practices within the business and uses this expertise to develop EH&S solutions 

Qualifications/Competencies

  • Bachelor's degree (i.e. Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Chemistry) plus EH&S, manufacturing or related experience

About Dow

 

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve profitable growth. The Company’s ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company, with a purpose to deliver a sustainable future for the world through our materials science expertise and collaboration with our partners. Dow’s portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer care. Dow operates 106 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 35,700 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $39 billion in 2020. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information, please visit www.dow.com or follow @DowNewsroom on Twitter.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to equal opportunities in employment.  We encourage every employee to bring their whole self to work each day to not only deliver more value, but also have a more fulfilling career. Further information regarding Dow's equal opportunities is available on www.dow.com.

Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and is committed to providing opportunities without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us or you may call us at 1-833-My Dow HR and select option 0, then press *.

Location

As a 2022-2023 Campus Internship – Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability, you will live and work around Midland (MI, USA), Michigan, United States of America:

Employs: 5,000 individuals
Our footprint: Global headquarters for Dow
Our city: Ranked in the top 5 for the Best Small City to raise a family in by Forbes magazine
Nearby: Detroit (2 hours away) and Ann Arbor (2 hours away)