UPS PE Sustainability Intern - Summer 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia
If you’re looking for a valuable opportunity with the global leader of logistics, UPS has an internship for you! UPS is seeking an energetic and dynamic intern to join our Plant Engineering Sustainability Team, during the upcoming semester. If this sounds like your ideal opportunity, we want to hear from you!
The Plant Engineering/Sustainability Intern will learn about and contribute to the improvement of UPS’s corporate Plant Engineering and sustainability strategies and projects. He/She supports the execution of various sustainability initiatives and engagement plans. He/She provides expertise regarding various processes and procedures that effect sustainability, verifies compliance with internal and external requirements and regulations, and assists in the implementation of strategic objectives that drive safety and sustainability performance throughout the organization. The Sustainability Intern interacts with a variety of leadership and field personnel to support our efforts of continuous improvement with Sustainability initiatives.
Responsibilities and Duties
Conducts market and competitive research to identify development opportunities and sustainability improvements
Assists in analysis, discovery, and execution of sustainability improvements to reduce waste and reduce environmental impact
Interacts with a variety of leadership and field personnel to support efforts of continuous improvement with sustainability initiatives
Promotes employee engagement and awareness for sustainability
Knowledge and Skills
Rising college junior or senior, or recent graduate within the last 24 months
Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills for cross-functional projects with internal groups such as Environmental Affairs, Communications, Public Relations, Engineering teams, etc.
Ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple projects simultaneously
Excellent written and oral communications, and interpersonal skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Access and PowerPoint)
Available to work 40 hours per week
Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Environmental Science or related field - Preferred
GPA of 3.0 or higher - Preferred
UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law
Company: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE
Category: Intern/Coop, Engineering, Plant Engineering, Mechanics and Engineering, Plant Engineering Mechanic, Professional
Requisition Number: 181706