Novavax Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Intern in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Are you ready to work for one of Washington's Top Workplaces? At Novavax, a clinical-stage vaccine company, we are creating tomorrow's vaccines today! We seek to attract, develop, and retain talented people who share our passion for science, medicine, and human health. We foster an environment of teamwork and collaboration, built on a culture that values and appreciates its employees. We are a fast-paced company that provides employees with opportunities to achieve personal and professional goals while also maintaining a balance between work and personal life. We are seeking a summer EHS Intern to work with our EHS group at Novavax. The candidate may work on projects related to, but not restricted to: Gaining hands-on experience in the field of environmental, health and safety in a biotech/pharma environment. Assisting labs in completing chemical inventories and maintenance of safety data sheets (SDS).Collecting environmental and safety data to help establish trends.Performing routine tasks associated with compliance of environmental, health and safety regulations. Duration: Summer 2017 Minimum requirements: Current 3rd or 4th year undergraduate student in a related program or previous work experience in EHSThe candidate should be proficient with Microsoft Office programs Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills Detail oriented and self-motivatedPrevious experience in a laboratory working environment is strongly preferred We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.