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H&S Environmental - Student Placement

Job Description

Job Description

Our Undergraduate scheme is open and we're looking to grow our teams by taking on individuals who can share their innovation, enthusiasm and drive in specific business areas. This programme will give you the confidence to walk away knowing you have made a positive impact and change in our organisation. We have an exciting future ahead, our focus is to continue to build on the success of our service offering whilst also working to drive efficiency throughout all the processes in our business, and that's you come in. Our Health and Safety team play a pivotal role in keeping employees, customers and the business safe and compliant as well as environment. Are you studying an Environmental Science degree or a Health & Safety degree that incorporates aspects of sustainability and social sciences? Do you have an interest in sustainability and the environment? If so, this may be the opportunity for you! What you'll be doing:

  • Participate in projects that look at sustainability and environmental opportunities within FedEx

  • Engaging with locations across the business functions

  • Project coordination and support of our integration execution, Region specific projects and innovation.

  • Offering ideas, new approaches and ways to tackle the impacts FedEx has on the environment and sustainability

  • Offering a valuable "external" viewpoint in discussions and brainstorming sessions

Candidate Description

  • To be studying for Environmental Sciences, Economics, Health & Safety or Logistics based degree that offers a placement year opportunity

  • To be able to demonstrate strong communication skills

  • Can work using own initiative

  • Have strong organisation skills with high levels of attention to detail

  • Be able to think analytically and process data and information

  • The ability to work effectively with different stakeholder groups, In return for your hard work you will receive continuous support from your manager and team, alongside a competitive salary. In addition, the role will give you the opportunity to gain real practical experience in an interesting and fast paced business environment.

Employer Description

On top of the experience and exposure you will gain in your role, you will be joining a global organisation at an exciting time going through a huge period of change, it's a great time to join FedEx.