Environmental Health & Safety Intern - High Point, NC

Axalta Coating Systems
Winston Salem, North Carolina
Apr 21, 2024
Apr 28, 2024
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Description:

Axalta's InventU Internship Program is a 10-12-week world-class program focused on providing interns with real-world experiences in their majors. All interns are provided a key project or key projects that have direct and meaningful impact on the business. Besides the assignment of functional-based key projects, our InventU internship program also exposes the entire intern cohort to our executives through our weekly "Axalta Bright Futures - Career Conversations" Executive speaker series.

Our Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) team in High Point, NC is seeking a talented summer intern to join the team. This intern will support daily plant EH&S activities and act as a fully integrated member of the team during the internship. This is a great opportunity for students interested in gaining health and safety experience in a manufacturing plant environment. Preference given to candidates who have interest or experience in writing policy. Differing shift work may be required for this role, including first (6AM - 2:30PM) second (2PM-10:30PM) and third (10PM-6:30AM).

Eligibility requirements:
  • Currently enrolled at an accredited university or college;
  • At least a 3.0 GPA in your major;
  • Rising juniors and seniors (will consider sophomores with relevant intern/work experience);
  • Must be authorized to work in the US without visa sponsorship now or in the future.
  • Be enrolled in one of these academic majors (or related):
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Occupational Safety
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Our Company:

Axalta has remained at the forefront of the coatings industry by continually investing in innovative solutions. We engineer technologies that protect customers' products - whether they are battling heat, light, corrosion, abrasion, moisture, or chemicals - and add dimension and beauty with colorful finishes. We have a vast and ever-evolving portfolio of brands primed to play an important part in everything from modernizing infrastructure around the world to enabling the next generation of electric and autonomous vehicles.

Axalta operates its business in two segments: Performance Coatings and Mobility Coatings, which serve four end markets, including Refinish, Industrial, Light Vehicle and Commercial Vehicle, across North America, EMEA, Latin America and Asia-Pacific. Our diverse global footprint allows us to deliver solutions in over 140+ countries and coat 30 million vehicles per year. We've recently set an exciting 2040 carbon neutrality goal, in addition to 10 other sustainability initiatives, and we take pride in working with our customers to optimize their businesses and achieve their goals.