INTERSTATES CONTROL SYSTEMS INC Safety Intern in SIOUX CENTER, Iowa

TitleSafety InternCity/TownSioux CenterState/ProvinceIADescriptionInterstates is growing, and we are currently seeking an Safety Intern to join our Interstates Construction Team on our National Traveling Team. The Safety Intern will be responsible for assisting the Safety Managers. This individual will also help our customers achieve a successful and safe work zone, that meets all owner/regulatory requirements, as defined in the primary job duties section, below. Interstates seeks ambitious, innovative individuals with the ability to grow and maintain value-added relationships with our team and external customers.Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities:Assist in providing First Aid training and First Aid on siteReview pre-job assessments and audits, in addition to daily inspections of equipmentHelp with accident and "near-miss" investigations, led by the superintendent and/or foremanConduct Root-Cause AnalysesPerform and help with daily safety observationsAttend foreman and team safety meetingsConduct site audits to assess risk from hazards, otherwise not addressedAssist crews in observing, communicating, and growing the Interstates Safety CultureOther duties may be assigned.Education and/or Experience:Must be currently working towards a degree in Occupational or Construction Safety, or some other related type of safetyPreferred Skills:Excellent verbal and written communicationAble to track information and conduct auditsTravel: This position will involve spending 80-90% of the time on construction sites at various locations throughout the United States.Interstates is an Equal Opportunity/AA Employer and provides a drug free work environment.Interstates is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and provides a drug free work environment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, gender, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Interstates complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. A copy of our AAP is available upon request during regular business hours.