Job Description How does it feel to work on a team driven to make a big impact? Empowering. We believe your career should always be growing. And that’s exactly what it will do at BAE Systems. You'll hit the ground running with a company truly committed to your growth as you enjoy a special camaraderie on a team dedicated to protecting what really matters. Build your future at BAE Systems.
As an intern, you will participate in our nationwide Internship & Co-Op Program, LEAP, where you will have the opportunity to Learn, Engage, Apply, and Progress within the company. You will also have access to additional benefits such as, networking with BAE Systems employees and other students, participating in exciting real world projects, joining exclusive informational sessions with senior leaders, and expanding mentorship opportunities and career development
This is a summer position that has a typical timeframe of August-December. Internships and Co-ops may be shortened or extended at the discretion of the company. In this position you will be supporting the Ordnance Systems Business at the Radford, VA facility. This position is expected to be onsite at our Radford facility. Relocation, will not be offered and housing is not provided.
BAE Systems Inc., one of the world’s largest defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500Company, is hiring a Health and Wellness Intern for the Radford Army Ammunition Plant.
As a Health & Wellness Intern, you will:
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
- Assist the Safety and Occupational Health team
- Attend regular Safety Health and Environmental (SHE) department meetings
- Gather data and compile reports
- Expected hours - 15-25 a week
- Assist the team with administrative and technical support for upcoming tasks, such as, CPR certifications, Safety data, and ergonomic studies for employees
About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
- Currently enrolled in a Bachelors Degree program pursuing a degree in Health, Safety, or related fields
- Must be scheduled to graduate in the upcoming years of 2023 or 2024.
- Excellent organization and project planning skills.
- Hard working and organized.
- Willing to learn new skills.
- Excellent team work skills.
- Proficient with PowerPoint and Excel.
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair…just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.
Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.