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Textron 2022 Internship - Environmental Health & Safety - Independence, KS in Wichita, Kansas

2022 Internship - Environmental Health & Safety - Independence, KS


Lift your career to new heights. At Textron Aviation, our culture allows you to grow within the company while building your

career. Developing new leaders and encouraging innovative ideas are critical to the success of our organization. The Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc. is the leading general aviation authority and home to the iconic Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands which account for more than half of all general aviation aircraft flying. These brands bring together decades of unmatched experience in designing, building and supporting aircraft. From design to flight, Textron Aviation has become an industry leader through our belief in having t he Right People in the Right Place at the Right Time. Are you ready to elevate your career?

Position Summary:

Intern will gain experience in the field of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S), while being exposed to multiple forms of manufacturing of Textron Aviation Aircraft. Learn how to apply Environmental and Safety regulations in a real-world manufacturing environment. Interns will have the opportunity to experience day to day operations, working independently and in teams, to promote an Environmentally Healthy and Safe culture.

Position Responsibilities (may include, but not limited to):

- Assist managers in the write-up and review of safety documents

- Prepare safety presentations for the education of all company employees

- Run root cause/corrective action exercises that eliminate safety hazards

- Further develop existing safety programs such as Confined Space, Hazardous Material, Fall Protection, Lock out/Tag out



- Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in:

- Environmental Health and Safety

- Fire Science

- Environmental Science

- Industrial Engineering

- Manufacturing Engineering

- Mechanical Engineering

- Industrial Hygiene

- Ergonomics

- Human Factors

- Manufacturing Technology

- Physio-Therapy

- Other related fields

Required Skills:

- Strong analytical and problem solving skills

- Quickly grasps new concepts when faced with unfamiliar tasks

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Understanding of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma desired

- Computer proficient

- Builds and maintains constructive relationships

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 293018