Safety Intern (CVG HUB) - Fall Internship

Erlanger, Kentucky, United States DHL Express req81704 25/07/2019

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We have an immediate Internship opportunity for a Safety Intern with our DHL Express Safety Team. As a Safety Intern, you will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic and high energy team supporting our Safety Culture change.You will engage with Operations Management and Safety Professionals to redefine safety systems and programs. You will participate in the largest Safety audit the company has seen since the introduction of a Global Safety Framework based on a Safety First approach.

You will create reports and tools that will help drive our business to ensure compliance to regulatory, policy, and prevention programs. The successful candidate will be a part of new processes and business methodologies design to make our safety systems a success.The intern will have creative skills to enhance the safety programs and ensure they are exciting to the end consumer and support our Safety First brand.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Safety Auditing/Review

  • Rebranding and Policy Program Updates

  • Support our Annual Nation Courier Rodeo Assist with the collection of Driver Vehicle Inspection Reporting (DVIR); Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) Reviews and Exams to ensure quality checks and completion

  • Virtual location audits; ensuring proper placement of regulatory information

  • Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) Inventory/Process

  • First Aid, CPR Training Audit

  • SMS Program Development

Position Requirements:

  • Experience with Salesforce or CRM Systems preferred

  • Field of study or interest in Safety preferred

  • Excellent communication skills 

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), database and web-based applications. (Excel Required)

  • Self-directed and able to work with little supervision

  • Critical thinking/Problem solving

  • Innovative with ideas and eager to engage in new projects

  • Design and branding capabilities.

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL Express US

  • Employment Type


  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement

    Day time only