Environmental. Health & Safety Intern

Full time

At Saputo, our best comes from our people. We’re a talented and caring team with a longstanding history of excellence. Since our first days delivering cheese on a bicycle, we’ve grown into a leading global dairy processor by staying true to the culture that defines us. Each of our employees is committed to uphold our tradition of care, quality, and passion through food, and together, we foster an environment where we can all make contributions that matter–from our manufacturing plants to our office locations and everywhere in-between.

As a Health and Safety Intern you will be tasked with conducting written program and procedure reviews and developing training curriculums based on these programs. You will also work to ensure compliance with environmental, safety, and worker injury regulations and carry out other tasks as assigned. 

How You Will Make Contributions That Matter …

  • Assist plants in reviewing, rewriting, and implementation of safety programs. 
  • Coordinate and conduct safety training. 
  • Assist in ensuring compliance with the Hazard Communication Program, Emergency Action Plant, Fire Prevention Plan, Confined Space Entry Program, Trenching and Excavation Program, and any other programs required by OSHA and Corporate Safety, Health and Environments Departments. 
  • Work with employees and supervisors to complete JSA’s. 
  • Perform regular safety training sessions and hold toolbox talks with crews at sites. 
  • Coordinate supplemental inspections whenever new processes, equipment or substances are introduces or new or previously unrecognized hazards are identified. 
  • Help complete project safety pre-plans and hazard analysis with managers and supervisors for new jobs 
  • Verify that corrective measures are completed in a timely fashion for any hazards identified. 
  • Assist in investigating injuries and illnesses to determine cause and take action(s) to prevent recurrence 
  • Participate in post incident analysis and communicate lessons learned. 
  • Create safety talks as needed to support company initiatives, campaigns, or post incidents to increase awareness and communicate updates. 
  • Submit weekly status reports specifying projects completed during the week. 
  • Other duties or projects as required or requested. 

You Are Best Suited for The Role If You….  

  • Are pursuing a bachelors’ or graduate degree in safety or a related field. 
  • Are self-motivated, able to multi-task, can work independently, and as part of a team.  
  • Are able to lead, influence, and motivate people. 
  • Have the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. 
  • Must have valid drivers’ license and vehicle and ability to travel throughout the Wisconsin area/upper Midwest. 
  • Have a working knowledge of computer programs (i.e. Excel, Word, etc.) a must, proficient skills preferred. 
  • Demonstrate professionalism and positively represents and promotes Saputo at all times. 
  • Have the ability to work scheduled hours and required overtime as needed. 
  • Display traits of reliability, honesty, respect, attention to detail, and punctuality.  

We Support and Care for Our Employees by Providing Them With… 

  • Development opportunities that enhance you career fulfillment. 
  • Meaningful compensation & benefits that help you care for your family. 
  • Opportunities to contribute to your community and enhance the lives of others through Saputo products. 

Saputo is among the top three cheese producers in the USA and one of the largest producers of extended shelf-life and cultured dairy products. We have a diversified product portfolio with well-known retail brands, such as Friendship Dairies, Frigo Cheese, Montchevre, Stella and Treasure Cave, and a strong foodservice presence, partnering with chain restaurants and broadline distributors. Thanks to our countrywide footprint and national and international distribution networks, we’re proud to bring our best to our customers and, consumers and have plenty of opportunities for our employees to grow in their own way. And we do it while also striving to build a healthier future for our people and the communities where we operate, guided by our values and the Saputo Promise. To learn more about Saputo in the USA, please click here. (http://saputo.com/en/our-products/usa-sector)

Join the Saputo Dairy USA team to make your contributions matter every day!

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Saputo Cheese USA Inc. and Saputo Dairy Foods USA, LLC are equal opportunity employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under law, please visit www.EEOC.gov.

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