Cargill Environmental Compliance and Regulatory Management Intern 2019 in Wayzata, Minnesota

Environmental Compliance and Regulatory Management Intern 2019

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Description

Internships at Cargill:

Imagine an internship where you get the chance to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to a real-life environment and then multiply that tenfold. From day one, you will be an integral part of the team. Internships are 12 weeks long, and we pride ourselves on having one of the most diverse internship programs in the industry. During the internship, you will tackle real challenges, cultivate your curiosity, have client exposure, enjoy both personal and team accomplishments and have your initiative acknowledged along the way. You will collaborate and build relationships with colleagues and clients who represent diverse work, culture and resolution styles. We look for people who want to grow, support, think and produce.

Environmental Compliance and Regulatory Management Internship:

As an environmental intern, you will gain exposure to the development and implementation elements of our overall environmental, healthy safety management system that satisfy both internal and external requirements. You will be exposed to Risk Management (compliance and regulatory data collection and analytics), Regulatory Management (applicability analysis, evaluation of trends), Incident Management and Program Management (development, implementation, and performance tracking). You may interact with all levels of employees from production workers to top location and business leadership.

Environment:

While this role is located at our headquarter offices in Wayzata, MN, work activities would involve limited physical activity comparable to an office environment.

Internship Programming:

  • Internships are paid and are at least 12 weeks in duration.

  • Day-to-day transportation to and from work is the responsibility of the intern.

  • Attend an event held at headquarters designed to give exposure to leadership and cross-functional interns and co-ops from across the U.S.

  • Interns who demonstrate exceptional performance and a curiosity to learn more may be offered a full-time position for the following year.

Job Locations:

  • Wayzata, MN

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree from an accredited program in engineering, environmental sciences, or chemistry graduating between December 2019 and December 2020

  • Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures

  • Able to complete a 12-week internship in the summer (May/June-August 2019)

  • Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance

  • Must be able to complete essential functions of this job as outlined in the job description with reasonable accommodations

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Efficient and detail-oriented

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Overall GPA 3.0 preferred

  • Previous environmental experience (industrial facility, laboratory work, engineering consultant experience)

  • Ability to relate technical knowledge to job-related duties

  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems and make decisions independently

  • Demonstrated leadership skills

  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Safety/Environmental Health

Primary Location US-MN-Wayzata

Other Locations United States

Req ID: UNI05582