Lehigh Hanson Environmental Health and Safety Intern- San Luis Obispo, CA in San Luis Obispo, California
Line Of Business: Regional Administration
Primary Location: San Luis Obispo-CA
The Company and the Role:
Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.
Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.
We are looking for an Intern to join our Environmental, Health, and Safety group in San Luis Obispo, CA. If you want to be challenged daily and build your professional portfolio, come spend the Summer with an industry leader!
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
What you’ll get to do:
Gain an in-depth knowledge of environmental and safety compliance at concrete, asphalt, aggregates, and recycled materials facilities
Shadow Environmental and Safety Managers to learn about environmental and safety compliance
Assist Central Coast facilities with IT issues
Assist aggregate plants with inventory stockpile calculations
Gain exposure to various agencies
Environmental and safety permits and logs
Binder creation and upkeep
Consolidating logs when necessary
Checking if permits are current
Checking to make sure logs are being done correctly
Maintaining haz-waste manifests (waste and tires)
Stormwater inspections and sampling
Document organization and log collections
Collecting logs, scanning documents/logs/manifests, etc.
Check-off items in our environmental management system
Data collection for chemical, emission, and toxic release inventories
Log collections for County, APCD and RWQCB reporting
Environmental and safety inspections
Prepare for and attend agency inspections
Monitor internal audit action item completion
Handle lower priority violations, etc.
Check and post plant signage
Hazmat signs and labels, washout signs, etc.
Who we are looking for:
- A motivated student studying Environmental, Health, and Safety, Construction, Engineering, or related degree, with a drive to succeed and contribute!
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled