Spring 2020 Environmental, Health, & Safety InternFlexsteel Industries, Inc, Dubuque, IA
Flexsteel Industries, Inc. is a seating specialist with more than 120 years of experience creating fine upholstered furniture for residential, commercial and vehicle installations.
With corporate headquarters in Dubuque, Iowa, Flexsteel encompasses a nation-wide network of manufacturing facilities with operations in Dublin, Georgia; Louisville, Kentucky; Dubuque, IA; and Starkville, MS. Flesteel also has distribution centers in Kansas, Indiana, California, and Pennsylvania. More than 1750 associates are employed at Flexsteel facilities, with 350 associates employed in Dubuque.
Flexsteel is named for the unique flexible blue steel seat spring which offers durability and comfort, backed by one of the furniture industry's few lifetime limited warranties.
For more information, visit http://www.Flexsteel.com.
The Environmental, Health, and Safety Intern will directly support the Environmental, Health, and Safety Specialist with the environmental and safety compliance programs at our sites.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maintain the corrective action log
Perform incident and injury data trend analyses
Compile compliance management calendars
Perform gap assessments and program reviews
Update job hazard analyses
Support other functions as needed within the Environmental, Health, and Safety department
Recognizes and values customers and fellow associates by:
- working to meet clearly stated internal customer requirements
- looking for opportunities to improve work processes
Regular daily attendance is required. Eight hours per day, or as directed by supervisor, is required.
Conforms to the dress code, the workspace, and the building guidelines, as well as all other company policies.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Currently enrolled in an occupational safety, construction safety, industrial hygiene or an environmental science program at a Junior, Senior or post-graduate level.
Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
PHYSICAL DEMAND REQUIREMENTS:
Perform long periods of sitting, standing, or walking throughout the day
Lift, carry, push, & pull up to 25lbs. and capable of operating office equipment
May require occasional moderate lifting (25-45lbs.)
Reading, writing, mathematics, and time management skills are required
Flexsteel is committed to ensuring the health and safety of their workforce. Although this job assignment is primarily within an office, some of the tasks required in this position are to take place within the manufacturing facility, where personnel can expect to be occasionally exposed to heat and humidity, chemical products, dust, odors, oils, fumes, and noise.
Job tasks may require incumbent to perform tasks outdoors. Candidate will be required to work near powered industrial trucks and equipment. Work will require the candidate to wear personal protective equipment as provided and adhere to all facility environmental, health, and safety rules and requirements.
Flexsteel Industries, Inc. offers a competitive salary, along with an excellent full-time benefits package, paid holidays, a friendly, supportive work environment, Flexsteel furniture discounts, and professional growth opportunities.
EEO/AA Employer Disabled/Veteran
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