Intern - Global Safety

Date: Feb 7, 2024

Location: Wauwatosa, WI, US, 53222

Company: Briggs & Stratton

Position Description

 

As an Intern, Global Safety, your responsibility will be to support Global Environmental, Health and Safety initiatives across all of our US sites, as directed by the Director of EHS and Global Safety.  

You will do this by:

  • Working with site EHS teams to capture data to drive quality metrics.
  • Assisting in lock out tag out(LOTO) process documentation.
  • Working with site EHS teams to facilitate new processes and procedures.
  • Updating documentation surrounding plant programs for the prevention and control of EHS risks.
  • Taking part in Kaizen, process improvement efforts.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

You are the kind of person who is/has:

  • Long-term interest in EHS a career path.
  • Analytical – uses data to analyze and interpret results.
  • Demonstrates critical thinking, problem solving and analysis skills
  • Good working knowledge of computer software, specifically Google Sheets or Excel.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize.
  • Good written and oral communication skills, poise and the ability to interact with people in a professional manner.
  • Strong organizational skills.

Education

Associates Degree
Bachelor's Degree in Related field

Experience Requirements

  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college or university studying toward a Bachelors/Associates  degree in specified function
  • Must complete the sophomore year in the major program of study prior to beginning a co-op
  • Must have and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5/4.0
  • This is an entry-level position therefore previous experience is not required
  • Hands-on work experience in specified function is helpful

Physical & Environmental Requirements

 

 

Briggs & Stratton, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, provides innovative products and diverse power solutions to help people get work done. Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of engines for outdoor power equipment, and is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lithium-ion battery, standby generator, energy storage system, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Vanguard®, Ferris®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Billy Goat®, Allmand®, SimpliPhi®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in more than 100 countries on six continents.

 

Briggs & Stratton is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.


Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee

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