Egan Company

  • Safety Intern

    Job Locations US-MN-Brooklyn Park
    Posted Date 6 days ago(1/14/2019 12:15 PM)
    ID
    2018-1588
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Safety
  • Overview

    Egan Company is looking for a Safety Intern at our corporate headquarters located in Brooklyn Park, MN. This position has a flexible start and end date for a 12-week internship.

    The Safety Intern is responsible assisting in developing and implementing all aspects of the health and safety function.  The individual should bring a high level of energy to the business. A large amount of latitude is attached to this position and purposeful creativity is expected.

    Egan has a robust paid summer internship program. We're looking for motivated students searching for an exciting summer internship and potential long-term opportunity within our organization in the future!

     

    We offer a summer experience filled with:

     

    • Getting to know us: We "Build on Promises Kept" in everything we do. Our core values include: Promote Teamwork, Embrace Innovation, Act with Integrity, Pursue Growth, and Stay Safe.
    • On-the-job training with experienced staff and managers.
    • Collaboration opportunities across diverse business groups and focuses.
    • Intern Brunch 'n Learns: Attend bi-monthly sessions where business group leaders share information on their services, business type, projects, and history.
    • Networking: Connect with fellow interns and company leadership during intern happy hour!
    • Job-Site Visits: Be immersed in Egan's Safety Culture through visiting current projects
    • Community Involvement: Our interns get involved in food-packing events, volunteerism, and wellness initiatives- on the clock.

    Responsibilities

    • Responsible for assisting in the aligning and implementing Egan Company Health and Safety Programs and loss prevention initiatives.
    • Assist and learn how to establish loss prevention goals and objectives and incorporate into the annual business plan
    • Aid in communication and collaboration with Egan Company staff with respect to loss prevention goals, objectives and key performance indicators.
    • Help with exploring, researching and adapting new products, programs and/or technology that will further enhance the company’s lost prevention performance.
    • Observe and learn how to develop field personnel through coaching, feedback, and continued training activities to assist in building the skills necessary to execute loss prevention activities.
    • Support in maintaining regulatory compliance with all State and Federal regulations
    • Learn and retain how to perform frequent job site evaluations, determine employee exposure(s) and institute acceptable work practices.

    Qualifications

    • In progress for Undergraduate or Masters Degree in Safety-Related degree program.
    • 3.0 GPA or higher given priority consideration.
    • Interest and ability to build and maintain relationships with internal and external customers.
    • Willingness to learn new ideas and concepts.
    • Strong organizational skills to manage multiple tasks and projects concurrently
    • Possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work with all levels of internal and external customers.

     

    Working Environment

    • Performance of duties will be blended between office, fabrications shops and construction projects
    • Climbing ladders/stairs, uneven ground, bending, kneeling, and twisting are frequent needs
    • Ability to stand or sit for extended periods of time.



    About Egan

    From general contractors and architects to building owners and facility engineers, Egan collaborates throughout the entire construction or project process with the shared goal of maintaining best-in-class relationships with our internal teams, customers, and business partners. At nearly 1,000 employees occupying our offices and worksites, we aim to ensure every project is done with quality craftsmanship, integrity, and an aggressive commitment to safety. In fact, we’re proud to be recently recognized as one of America’s Safest Companies.

    In 2017, Egan was also recognized as a Star Tribune Top Workplace. We provide in-house expertise in planning, design, engineering, construction, and maintenance by representing over 15 skilled trade unions serving virtually every infrastructure discipline in the industry.

    Why do our employees choose Egan Company? Watch this quick 2 minute video to learn more!

     


    Additional Information 

     

    Egan Company is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, protected veteran status, familial status, or other characteristic protected by law.

     

     

    Application Instructions and Employment Practices


    We do not accept application materials by mail or email except as a reasonable accommodation for qualified disabled applicants. Individuals who are unable to use our online process due to a disability should email recruiting@eganco.com.

     

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