Summer 2000 Internship Opening

Location: Health & Safety Department at Shell Deer Park Refinery near Houston, Texas.

Description: The intern will work in the Health & Safety Department with the staff ergonomist to coordinate Ergonomics Team field assessments.  Duties will include measuring and documenting physical risk factors as well as coordinating implementation of recommendations.  Assessments to be performed in various environments include:

        Computer workstations, controls, and displays in process control rooms

        Hand-arm vibration exposure estimates for maintenance personnel

        Various process operating tasks

        Integrating ergonomics factors into PC installation process

        Development of work hardening/stretching program for maintenance workers

        Documentation of valve operation parameters

Requirements:  Minimum Junior class standing in an Industrial Engineering, Safety, Occupational Health, or related program with an emphasis on Ergonomics.  Minimum GPA requirement of 2.8.  Interest in identification and abatement of physical ergonomics risk factors in a field setting.

Application: To apply for this position, please mail, fax, or e-mail a resume and letter of application to:

Marcy Bryan

UOB 203

P.O. Box 100

Deer Park, TX 77536

phone: (713) 246-7098

fax: (713) 246-6798

All application materials must be received by March 21, 2000.