Graduate Intern, EH&S

Employer
Kite Pharma
Location
Frederick, MD, United States
Posted
Oct 20, 2020
Ref
R0015848
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time

Kite is continuing to hire for all open roles. Our interview process may be conducted virtually and some roles will be asked to temporarily work from home. Over the coming weeks and months, we will be implementing a phased approach to bringing employees back to site to ensure the health and safety of our teams.

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Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate individuals to join our Summer Internship Program! As an intern at Kite, you'll have the unique opportunity to learn about cell therapy from some of the brightest minds in biotech while making a meaningful impact. We're committed to developing early talent, and we welcome motivated individuals with a passion for transforming the way cancer is treated. The program also offers the opportunity for networking within Kite and Gilead, social events with fellow interns and Kite leadership as well as career development trainings while providing competitive compensation and relocation assistance for eligible candidates.

The Role

As an EH&S Intern you will work with Kite's EH&S Team to assist in the development and implementation of critical aspects of the EH&S Management System at our new facility in Frederick, MD (TCF05). This opportunity will allow you to take part in the implementation of many processes and procedures used for the first time at the facility. You will gain real world experience in Contractor Management, Hazard Communication, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Management and how tools like SharePoint are used to assist in the management of EH&S Processes.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assist in the development, review and revision of policies, procedures and training which support TCF05's EH&S Management System
  • Participates in Area EH&S Assessments
  • Performs hazard assessments and other EH&S evaluations related to ergonomics or Industrial Hygiene
  • Gathers data and assists in the development of presentations for the purposes of measuring and communicating EH&S performance
  • Maintains records relating to environmental and safety management system initiatives
  • Participates in incident management activities, including injury management, investigations and associated recordkeeping.

 


Basic Qualifications:

 

 

  • Must be at least 18 years or older
  • Must be currently enrolledin a full time Master's Degree program at an accredited university/college
  • Must have completed at least one year of study at an accredited university/college prior to internship commencing
  • Must be enrolled in the Fall Semester at an accredited university/college after the completion of the internship
  • Must be able to complete a 10-12 consecutive week internship between June and September
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without Kite sponsorship
  • Must not be employed at the time the internship starts

 


Preferred Qualifications:

 

 

  • Degree concentration(s) in Safety Management, Environmental Management or similar program of study
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite
  • Ability to identify issues and seek solutions
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Efficient, organized, and able to handle short timelines in a fast-paced environment
  • Previous experience with Microsoft SharePoint
  • Previous experience with Hazard Communication and Safety Data Sheet Management
  • Previous experience with contractor management programs and software

 


Kite is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of innovative cancer immunotherapies with a goal of providing rapid, long-term durable response and eliminating the burden of chronic care. The company is focused on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T cell receptor (TCR) engineered cell therapies designed to empower the immune system's ability to recognize and kill tumors. Kite is based in Santa Monica, CA. For more information on Kite, please visit www.kitepharma.com. Sign up to follow @KitePharma on Twitter at www.twitter.com/kitepharma.

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