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Title:  Safety Intern - College student


Birmingham, AL, US, 35212

Division:  Safety
Job ID:  7836

it’s what’s inside that counts

Intern Safety ( Summer 2023 Paid)


There’s more to CMC than our steel products and the buildings, structures, and roads they go into. At CMC, it’s the people inside our recycling centers, fabrication plants, steel mills and offices that make us who we are as a company. Our success comes from finding, retaining, and supporting the highest quality talent by offering:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Training

Why This Job

CMC provides an excellent opportunity to learn the steel industry and grow in your career. Whether you will spend your day in an office cubicle, operating a crane or running the melt shop at one of our mills, at CMC, you’ll get the training and support from your team that you need to excel in your role and reach your full potential.

What You'll Do

  • Provide expertise and resource to Plant Managers, Operation Managers and employees
  • Monitor training for completion and identify deficiencies to be addressed; assist facility to develop corrective action, if needed
  • Coordinate/facilitate required training including new employee orientation, annual required re-training, or site specific equipment safeguards
  • Assess and prioritize the needs of each facility and indicate the level of personal involvement needed to complete required safety functions
  • Assist with implementing and maintaining a site-wide health and safety program to prevent work-related injuries and ensure regulatory compliance
  • Coach and train employees on health and safety requirements
  • Identify, evaluate, and recommend cost saving opportunities by identifying process, quality and safety related improvement projects
  • Participates in team meetings and activities
  • Participates in the CMC Safety Programs and proactively upholds the CMC Safety Culture
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Plan, coordinate, and communicate with peers and supervisors daily to ensure safe operations, preservation of company assets, environmental compliance, cost and energy consciousness, and to promote the values of the CMC people program

What You'll Need

  • Ability to interact with coworkers and customers in a positive manner, follow directions and work rules and accept constructive feedback required
  • Able to work independently, take initiative and drive for results with minimal supervision
  • Critical thinking, strong analytical and problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Work in varying temperature and weather conditions
  • Currently pursing an undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Management or similar field

Your Education

  • Currently pursuing a degree in a related field at an accredited university

We are Commercial Metals Company, a Fortune 500 company with a family feel that’s already part of your life. Our steel products have been supporting structures in more than 20 countries for over 100 years. And the secret to our success? We’ve built our legacy by assembling a team of innovators and doers to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing our world over the last 100 years — but we’re just getting started.


If you’re ready to reimagine ways to make the steel industry more sustainable, reinforce the bridges and roadways connecting our communities, and do meaningful work, you’re ready to join CMC. Apply today and start moving your career — and our world — forward. 


CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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