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Environmental Engineering Intern

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Date: Feb 15, 2021

Location: Vineland, NJ, US, 08360

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 44435


Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science, with a 166-year track record of life-changing inventions. Corning applies its unparalleled expertise in glass science, ceramics science, and optical physics, along with its deep manufacturing and engineering capabilities, to develop category-defining products that transform industries and enhance people's lives. Corning Valor™ Glass is an example of a life-changing innovation purpose-built to store and protect injectable medicines. Corning is also a global leader in pharmaceutical tubing, manufacturing a variety of clear and amber glass tubing that is converted by our customers into vials, cartridges, ampules and syringes.

Scope of Position:  

  • Work under the direction of an engineer to promote environmental compliance with respect to air, waste, water, noise, and regulated chemicals.  
  • Identify potential sustainability-related improvements and present findings or progress reports at team meetings  
  • Work with facilities/maintenance resources to implement EH&S-related projects  
  • Support Health & Safety activities as needed

Travel Requirements

  • Minimal

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:  

  • Basic work hours are 40hrs/week; 8am-5pm

Education and Experience:  

  • Enrolled in BS or MS program related to Environmental / Civil engineering, Chemical engineering, or similar field  
  • Current cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher  
  • Relevant lab or internship experience a plus

Required Skills:  

  • Ability to work in a plant environment and with external contractors  
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks  
  • Flexible - able to adapt and modify plans as situation demands  
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills  
  • Demonstrated familiarity / capability with MS Office programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Desired Skills:  

  • Experience with Six Sigma DMAIC principles
  • Familiarity with environmental permitting and regulations  
  • Exposure to Gensuite or other EHS software platforms

Soft Skills

  • Results oriented
  • Project leadership and problem-solving skills  
  • Capable of building relationships and interacting at all levels of the organization


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of  race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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