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2023 Global Safety & Environment Intern

Merck & Co., Inc
Wilson, United States (on-site)
10 days ago

Description

Job Description

New hires in office-based roles in the US & Puerto Rico will be required, subject to applicable law, to demonstrate that they have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or qualify for a medical or religious exemption to this vaccination requirement that can be accommodated without an undue burden to the operation. However, subject to applicable law, employees working in roles that the Company determines require routine collaboration with external stakeholders, such as employees in customer-facing commercial or research-based roles, will be required to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment.

The Future Talent Program features internships that lasts up to 12 weeks and will include one or more projects. These opportunities in our Support Functions Division can provide you with great development and a chance to see if we are the right company for your long-term goals.

The Global Safety & Environment Intern - Occupational Safety and Health Services- will provide occupational compliance and technical support to the Wilson Teams related to occupational compliance programs (high risk work, audits, and inspections, near miss and incident investigations).

Projects may include:
  • Assist in High Risk Work Program in permitting, implementation, and development
  • Assist with GEMBAs to observe work as performed in the field versus as documented
  • Support investigations identifying deviations and opportunities for improvement
  • Perform Ergonomic evaluations and generate summary reports with sustainable recommendations
  • Perform Acoustical Sound evaluations and generate summary reports with sustainable recommendations
  • Supporting daily GEMBAs in Packaging, Warehouse, and Projects
  • Reviewing new / revised OSHA regulations and Merck SN updates
  • Revising and improving Merck Local Programs
  • Supporting the Safety Team


Required Education and Skills:
  • Candidates must be currently pursuing a Bachelors/ Masters Degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering, or other technical degree.
  • Candidates must have completed at least 2 years of college course work
  • Candidates must be able to work full time for a period of 9-12 weeks
  • Candidate must have critical thinking, communication, problem-solving and computer skills
  • Candidates must have the ability to receive verbal or written direction and implement corresponding changes
  • Candidates must have the ability to think critically about process inefficiencies and propose solutions
  • Candidates must have a "go get it" and "how can I help" mindset


Preferred Experience and Skils:
  • Candidates should have prior internship or work experience in EHS field or in the pharmaceutical industry with a focus on packaging operations
  • Candidates should have the ability to communicate ideas and explain decisions in a clear and understandable manner.
  • Candidates should have the ability to work in a small team


Our Support Functions deliver services and make recommendations about ways to enhance our workplace and the culture of our organization. Our Support Functions include HR, Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Procurement, Administration, Facilities and Security.

Who we are ...

We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.

What we look for ...

Imagine getting up in the morning for a job as important as helping to save and improve lives around the world. Here, you have that opportunity. You can put your empathy, creativity, digital mastery, or scientific genius to work in collaboration with a diverse group of colleagues who pursue and bring hope to countless people who are battling some of the most challenging diseases of our time. Our team is constantly evolving, so if you are among the intellectually curious, join us-and start making your impact today.

FTP2023

New hires in office-based roles in the US & Puerto Rico will be required, subject to applicable law, to demonstrate that they have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or qualify for a medical or religious exemption to this vaccination requirement that can be accommodated without an undue burden to the operation. However, subject to applicable law, employees working in roles that the Company determines require routine collaboration with external stakeholders, such as employees in health services, customer facing commercial, or research based roles, will be required to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment.

Current Employees apply HERE

Current Contingent Workers apply HERE

US and Puerto Rico Residents Only:

Our company is committed to inclusion, ensuring that candidates can engage in a hiring process that exhibits their true capabilities. Please click here if you need an accommodation during the application or hiring process.

For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:

EEOC Poster

EEOC GINA Supplement

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Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination

We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment. We encourage our colleagues to respectfully challenge one another's thinking and approach problems collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.

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Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully
Merck & Co., Inc., Rahway, NJ, USA, also known as Merck Sharp & Dohme LLC, Rahway, NJ, USA, does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms for employment opportunities. All CVs / resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at our company without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of our company. No fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by our company as a result of an agency referral where no pre-existing agreement is in place. Where agency agreements are in place, introductions are position specific. Please, no phone calls or emails.

Employee Status:
Intern/Co-op (Fixed Term)

Relocation:
No relocation

VISA Sponsorship:
No

Travel Requirements:
No Travel Required

Flexible Work Arrangements:
Not Specified

Shift:

Valid Driving License:

Hazardous Material(s):

Number of Openings:
1

Requisition ID:R193268

Job Information

  • Job ID: 65660967
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Wilson, United States
  • Position Title: 2023 Global Safety & Environment Intern
  • Company Name For Job: Merck & Co., Inc
  • Job Function: Business Support
  • Entry Level: NO
  • Job Type: Full Time

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