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Sustainability, Environment & Health Safety Intern (Full-time, Summer 2021)

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Date: Apr 21, 2021

Location: Lakewood, CO, US

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Requisition ID:  27476  


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, our 7,000+ global associates proud to come to work each day, knowing that what we do impacts the lives of patients around the world.


We make medical devices and related products that are used to collect, separate, manufacture and process various components of blood and cells. With our innovative technologies and service offerings, we touch a patient’s life every second of every day and are committed to continuing to increase the number of patients we serve.


With some of the best and brightest minds in the industry, an unmatched global footprint, comprehensive benefits and a distinct culture, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is a great place to work, grow and be part of a team that is focused on making a difference. Consider joining our team and unlock your potential.



Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is hiring a Sustainability, Environment & Health Safety Intern to join our Environment & Health Safety department for our Lakewood, Colorado manufacturing facility. This team manages the environmental and health safety of our associates on and off the manufacturing floor, sterilization for medical device disposables, facilities maintenance and services and campus security.


Example projects this intern may work on include:

  • Performing field work on the manufacturing floor related to health & safety regulatory activities, including safety investigations and evaluations, on-the-job hazard assessments, waste management, EHS audits and industrial hygiene monitoring.
  • Drafting documentation, such as operating procedures and technical reports to be used for compliance, record retention and future audits
  • Identifying trends or opportunities within the Environmental Health Safety Management System (EHSMS)


Skills and experience this intern will gain:

  • Tactical, real-world experience in a manufacturing facility for a global organization
  • Opportunity to work with cross-functional teams
  • Training in Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a EHS safety management software, and Windchill Quality Management System
  • Understand how data is used to drive business decisions


Internship Details

  • Duration: 3 months (Summer 2021)
  • Full-time: 40 hours per week
  • 100% onsite at our facility in Lakewood, Colorado




  • Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree, preferably in Environmental Health, Environmental Science, Safety Engineering, Occupational Health, Industrial Hygiene or a related field of study


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams)
  • Technical writing skills and the ability to write detailed reports
  • Ability to perform data analysis and analyze trends
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills


Click here to review the complete job description.


Target Pay Range:  $25.00 to $25.00 -  Hourly pay rate to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data
Target Bonus on Base:  0.0%


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, we provide competitive total reward offerings that consist of compensation, benefits, recognition, along with a wealth of other well-being, work-life and recognition programs which support in unlocking the potential for you and your family. Included in our expansive list of benefits offerings are multiple group medical, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, life insurance and disability coverages, also a variety of voluntary programs such as group accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, pet insurance and much more. To help you save for retirement, we offer a 401(k) plan with a matching contribution and for work-life balance we have vacation and sick time programs for associates. For us, it’s about protecting the personal welfare of our associates and their families, helping to achieve personal goals and offering those extra touches for convenience, security and overall peace of mind.


  • Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is part of Terumo Group, founded in 1921 and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
  • In 2019, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies reached $1 billion in revenue.
  • We employ nearly 7,000 associates globally, with global headquarters in Lakewood, CO, U.S., and regional headquarters in Brussels, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Tokyo.
  • We manufacture devices, disposable sets and solutions at our facilities in Belgium, India, Japan, Northern Ireland, the U.S. and Vietnam. Our global presence enables us to serve customers in more than 130 countries.
  • Our core values help set our direction, guide our actions and keep us true to our corporate mission of contributing to society through healthcare.
    • Respect – Appreciative of others
    • Integrity – Guided by our mission
    • Care – Empathetic to patients
    • Quality – Committed to excellence
    • Creativity – Striving for innovation
  • We contribute to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS), raising $1.3 million USD since 2007.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service.


Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is committed to providing a safe, healthy and secure working environment. Our Colorado campus locations are tobacco-free workplaces and we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and detailed background verification.

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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