EHS: EHS Intern (S9869C)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities

The Environmental Health & Safety Intern will research and report on current waste materials produced on campus as well as current disposal and recycling practices. The Intern will research additional options for reducing, disposing or recycling of solid, hazardous and universal wastes and provide an economic analysis to show potential savings to the college. The student will work with the Environmental Health and Safety personnel to address the issues concerned in this project.

Specific responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

The Basics

Department: Environmental Health & Safety
Supervisor: Jessica Smith
Office Location: 220 College Street
Email: jsmith7@bates.ed
Pay Grade: C
Hours: 100 hours total
Workers: 1

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities


RequiredEducation: This student must have participated in course work in Environmental Studies. Experience: This student must have previous participation in College Environment Programs Desired Education: Current Bates Student Experience: Participation in Green Initiatives on Campus


Reports to: Jessica Smith Coordinates/Works closely with: Jessica Smith and James Guzelian


Travel Requirements: On Campus Physical Requirements: The Intern must be able to sort various wastes, and wear appropriate PPE. Machines & Equipment Used: Computer