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Environmental Internship - Syracuse, NY Area

Primary Location
Jamesville-NY
Job Posting
The Company and the Role:
Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.
Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.
ENVIRONMENTAL INTERSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Hanson Aggregates NY produces ready-mix concrete (RMC), Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) and construction aggregates. We currently have an internship opportunity for a detail-oriented, self -motivated student in our Syracuse, NY Office.
This opportunity is perfect for a student interested in gaining experience and knowledge in the environmental aspects of the construction materials business. You will have the opportunity to learn about a stable industry as you work in multiple locations. This is a unique opportunity for you to begin your career with a proven leader in the hot mix asphalt, aggregate and construction materials industry.
What you'll get to do:
Perform environmental audits to ensure regulatory and corporate compliance
Perform on-site storm water permit compliance evaluations of RMC, HMA and mining operations
Prepare regulatory environmental permit applications
Prepare audit findings reports for distribution to operations management
Assist the environmental managers with routine aspects and continuous improvement initiatives
Any other duties as assigned
Who we are looking for:
Currently enrolled in an accredited university/college majoring in an environmental program
Requires proficient knowledge of applicable tools and technologies to be used on the job including Word, Excel.
High level written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills
Work safely and follow all Federal and State laws and regulations as well as company and site specific policies
No search firms please.
Lehigh Hanson is Drug Free Workplace

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