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Textron 2021 Intern - Environmental Health and Safety in Muskegon, Michigan

2021 Intern - Environmental Health and Safety


Kautex - a division of Textron (TXT) - is headquartered in Bonn, Germany, and rated among the TOP 100 Automotive Suppliers worldwide. Kautex is a leading global supplier of plastic fuel systems, selective catalytic reduction systems (SCR) and clear vision systems and sensor cleaning solutions. Furthermore, the company produces and supplies camshafts and industrial packaging. Kautex operates in 14 countries with more than 6,000 employees.

Job Summary:

We are a seeking an EHS intern to join our team in our team in Muskegon, MI at the CWC business segment within Kautex. This longstanding community employer, has a strong responsibility to environmental impacts and can provide an intern with a unique experience not found anywhere else within the Textron portfolio of businesses.


  • Coordinate and manage day-to-day activities to meet all Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) standards established by applicable law or regulation

  • Develop EHS projects to help improve and enable improved safety, energy and wellness programs

  • Run environmental reporting (waste & energy), identify improvement opportunities and implement them

  • Manage all heath related activities in collaboration with the EHS Leadership locally

  • Support managers in implementation of safety-related issues like risk assessment (e.g.), support plant safety committees

  • Run safety report, analyze accidents and derive measures

  • Contact person for safety related issues with technical focus in context with new project starts

  • Ensure realization of fire safety requirements

  • Support selection of personal protective equipment

  • Assist improvements on the Kautex EHS Wiki (internal information page)

  • Continuous participation in trainings related to Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) topics


  • Currently pursuing University degree in EHS, Safety, or related discipline

  • First practical experience in manufacturing company during studies especially in environment, health, safety or fire prevention a plus

  • Presentation skills

  • Key Performance Indicators (KPI) analysis, MIOSHA recordkeeping and reporting experience welcome

  • Strong Computer skills

  • Knowledge of ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 requirements

  • Fluent in English

  • Professional competencies required: Learning on the Fly, Compassion, Dealing with Ambiguity, Drive for Results, Organization.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Environmental, Health & Safety

Primary Location US-Michigan-Muskegon

Recruiting Company Kautex

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 287442