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Health, Safety & Environmental Intern

Watertown, SD, US

Job ID: 24741 

Location: US-SD Watertown HR 

Department: [[department]] 



Duties include performing field evaluations leading to the recognition, evaluation, and control of potential safety and environmental exposures as a part of a comprehensive HSE Program which assures that Terex Utilities provides a safe, healthy work place for its employees and complies with all current safety and health standards.


  • Assist HSE team with projects aimed at compliance assurance, incident reduction, and program consistency between sites.
  • Policy and training program development: the intern will assist with development of a safety policy and training program based on an OSHA regulation. They will work with the HSE Manager as part of the development process.
  • Coordinates directly with other HSE professionals and team as necessary to gather information required to enhance HSE knowledge and meet project requirements.
  • Preparing and submitting internal and external reports and related documentation, including formal presentations to small and large groups
  • Evaluating hazards, exposures, and general impacts associated with operation of process equipment, facilities and projects
  • Participating in incident investigations, field audits, and other incident causation and prevention activities
  • Participating in emergency planning and response activities 



  • Pursuing a bachelor's degree Industrial or Mechanical Engineering or related technical field.
  • Current level in college: Junior, Senior, Graduate Student  


Preferred Qualifications

  • Interest in a career in Health, Safety, and Environmental.
  • Analytical/technical skills with a practical approach to problem solving 
  • Interpersonal communication, both written & oral presentation skills
  • Organizational skills - able to prioritize responsibilities
  • Excellent computer skills- including proficiency with Microsoft Office Products


Terex Overview:

Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world. Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community. Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship. It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University. Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector. Terex is a place where you can work and grow. Come talk to us!


Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.


Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.

Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls
Nearest Secondary Market: South Dakota