Environmental, Health & Safety Intern

CordenPharma Colorado
Colorado (US)

CordenPharma Colorado

Boulder, Colorado (US)

CordenPharma Colorado

CordenPharma Colorado is a highly sophisticated and entrepreneurial mid-sized pharmaceutical manufacturing company located in Boulder, Colorado. Our chemists and engineers are widely recognized for their history of innovation, having developed efficient manufacturing processes for some of the world’s most complex pharmaceutical compounds. CordenPharma Colorado also is acclaimed for its flexible manufacturing facilities and experienced workforce that can handle a wide range of production techniques and volumes. Ultimately, in partnership with our customers, CordenPharma Colorado is focused on its health care mission, proudly producing medicines that help patients around the globe survive and enjoy more comfortable lives.


The environmental, health & safety (EHS) Intern position is designed to be flexible so that it is responsive to the intern’s education schedule. Typically, the position is filled by an active undergraduate student; however, interns may also be recent graduates, who have not yet achieved full time employment, graduate students, or recent graduates waiting to start graduate programs. During the active school session, interns typically work 8 to 10 hours per week, and normally perform on-going EHS related tasks. During breaks from school, interns may work up to 40 hours a week and will be provided with project work that will vary depending on what needs the EHS group currently has to fulfill. The position is flexible and specific tasks will depend on the successful applicant’s knowledge and skill set.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be

  • >>  Complete tasks to support day-to-day EHS activities on the site.
  • >>  Perform record-keeping duties for various EHS compliance programs.
  • >>  Perform routine checks/audits of EHS compliance data kept electronically and in the process areas.
  • >>  Audit and make updates to existing EHS procedures.
  • >>  Other duties as assigned


Every individual is personally responsible for the safety and environmental aspects of his or her activities in the workplace. Each employee is expected to perform their job duties in a safe manner utilizing all of their knowledge, training, ability and experience.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Class work in an undergraduate Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Safety, Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or a related discipline with intention to pursue a bachelor or graduate degree.


These are the specific areas of knowledge, skill and ability that are important for successful job performance. They must be job related and consistent with business necessity.

  • >>  Knowledge and ability applying problem solving as demonstrated by schoolwork performance and work experience.
  • >>  The EHS Intern is expected to exhibit a professional attitude and interact with EHS group customers to obtain information for reporting and analysis purposes.


This is a non-exempt position. Salary based upon the successful candidate’s qualifications and level of experience.


Environmental, Health & Safety Intern