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Intern, EHS

Job Category:  Environment, Health and Safety
Work Location:  Corbion Site
Office Location: 

Totowa, NJ, US

Job Type:  Intern
Job ID:  3036

At Corbion, we exist to champion preservation in all its forms, preserving food and food production, health, and our planet.


Internship Project – This project will support and assist in the coordination of site Environmental, Health and Safety programs for a GMP compliant food manufacturing facility.  The project will entail becoming familiar with site safety management systems, participate in Job Safety Analysis, compiling safety reports, and presenting/training affected employees on the updated procedures.


Essential Skills, Knowledge, and Experience:

  • Currently enrolled in a college or university with a concentration in Environmental, Safety, Engineering, or Science related field.
  • Willingness to learn and develop experience in product manufacturing safety.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite including Word and Excel in a professional capacity.
  • Experience maintaining confidentiality in matters involving security and/or personnel issues in the workplace.
  • Comfortable presenting information in a formal and informal environment.
  • Excellent communication (both written and verbal) skills.
  • Ability to work independently without direct supervision.
  • Familiarity with federal safety regulations.


Seeking Qualifications:

·         Strong problem solving, teamwork, analysis, judgment, and customer focus skills.

·         Identify and inform management of compliance issues, safety risks, and improvement opportunities as observed and identified through performance of regular duties.

·         Maintain required documentation to comply with Corbion Policies, Procedures and OSHA, and DEP regulations.

·         Ability to present specific safety training as required by the Safety Department

·         Participate in process improvement activities and manage actions to completion.

·         Communicate EHS Department needs to all company employees.

·         Passion and energetic about safety & health in the manufacturing industry

·         Growing knowledge of OSHA regulations specifically 29 CFR 1910.

·         Ability to analyze accident data, new processes, and machinery for potential safety concerns and conduct job hazard and job safety analyses.


Desired Qualifications:

·         Familiar with the Process Safety Standard and its requirements

·         Ability to communicate in Spanish is a plus

About Corbion

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and its derivatives, and a leading supplier of emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins, and algae ingredients. We use our unique expertise in fermentation and other processes to deliver sustainable solutions for the preservation of food and food production, health, and our planet. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting-edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. In 2021, Corbion generated annual sales of   € 1,070.8 million and has a workforce of over 2490 employees. Corbion is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. For more information:


Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace.  All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors.


Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants.




Corbion does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. All candidates must be submitted by approved Corbion vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission by our Talent Acquisition team for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless such a request has been made by the Corbion Talent Acquisition team and such candidate was submitted to the Corbion Talent Acquisition Team.

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