Lilly Elanco Manufacturing HSE Fort Dodge Intern 2019 in Fort Dodge, Iowa

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The Elanco Manufacturing internship program is best in class. It provides science students the unique opportunity to work in the manufacturing areas of a Fortune 100 multinational company. Our internship program helps us identify future leaders as well as provides a transparent experience for interns to experience our culture and see the variety of career paths available at Elanco.

In summary, it is the total overall experience. The people, the projects, the mentoring, and the activities, provide a wonderful landscape of learning and platform for strengthening your skills.

One will have the opportunity to work with highly capable leaders and mentors who have developed the ability to provide valuable coaching and feedback.

Engineers/HSE Professionals at Elanco Manufacturing are responsible for:

  • Improving our operations and activities to enhance the protection of human health, the environment and quality of life

  • Ensuring reliability of our manufacturing and utility systems

  • Searching for and implementing continuous improvements

  • Maintaining our facilities and processes in a state of compliance with US and global regulations

  • Managing capital projects

  • Designing and developing waste reduction and energy minimization processes

The positions are temporary summer internship positions that last for 12 CONTINUOUS weeks beginning in May or June 2018. Each engineering intern will be assigned a project affording the opportunity to actively contribute to the manufacturing organization, build a comprehensive understanding of the pharmaceutical industry, and the role Engineers/HSE Professionals play at creating solutions for Elanco.

Interns will interact with other engineering, manufacturing, and science professionals, including Elanco senior management. Professional development and social events will be held throughout the summer. At the conclusion of the work period, each intern will present his/her project highlights, findings and general internship accomplishments to science and manufacturing professionals.

Key Objectives/Deliverables:

  • Provide a practical real-life solution to a manufacturing business technical project

  • Assists with the development, implementation, and maintenance of Safety and Health related programs

  • Assists supervision in educating employees on practices, precautions, and procedures established. Coordinates safety training for OSHA related programs

  • Performs safety inspections and audits, and provides advice to departments on opportunities to improve safety performance. Assists employees/management with issues and concerns

  • Assists with accident/incident investigation program, following up on incidents and corrective action plans

  • To determine and achieve project goals driving process productivity through the implementation and execution of the project

  • Document and present project accomplishments and progress

Basic Qualificiations:

  • Currently attending school and have completed sophomore or junior year in BS/MS Engineering program in at least one of the following disciplines: Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, or Environmental Science.

  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States via a J-1 visa. Elanco does not anticipate providing sponsorship for full-time employment visa status (e.g., H-1B status) beyond this employment position

Additional Skills/Preferences:

Desired Experience:

  • Analysis/problem assessment skills, communication (oral and written) skills, information monitoring skills, quality orientation, and teamwork/interpersonal skills

  • Previous internship experience within the pharmaceutical industry

Additional Information:

  • All interns will be considered for full-time positions based on their performance over the course of their summer internship.

  • Elanco arranges various intern activities including sporting events, dinners, team lunches, etc. to provide opportunities for socializing, professional development, and learning more about Elanco.

  • Interns will receive a competitive salary and free parking at their work site

  • If the intern's job position requires a move from another location, Elanco will provide subsidized housing

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LOCATION: Elanco Manufacturing in Fort Dodge, IA

Elanco is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Company Overview:

Who We Are:

Elanco is a global research-based company that develops and delivers products and services to enhance animal health and production. We value innovation, both in scientific research and daily operations, and strive to cultivate a collaborative work environment for more than 6,000 employees in more than 70 countries. Our worldwide headquarters and research facilities are located in Greenfield, Indiana.

Elanco offers:

  • A Purposeful Career—bringing together people working to enrich life everyday through food and companionship.

A Balance of Work and Life—creating an environment for employees to be productive in both their lives and their work. An Opportunity for Growth—providing opportunities for each individual to develop and advance professionally.

  • A Diverse Culture—committed to uniting individuals across cultures, and developing a comfortable, connected, environment that values diverse thought.

We’re looking for:

  • Highly motivated and driven leaders

  • Individuals with integrity, excellence and respect for people

  • Individuals who want to make a difference in someone else’s life

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City: Fort Dodge

State: Iowa


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Req Id: 45594BR