Safety Intern in Quakertown, PA at Raymour & Flanigan

Date Posted: 3/15/2018

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Job Description

Safety Intern

If you're looking for a challenging Safety internship that truly immerses you in the cutting edge of the retail, transportation and distribution industry, Raymour & Flanigan may be the right match for you. The benchmark of our success is based on the collective contributions of our valued associates. One of the reasons we are the #1 furniture retailer in the Northeast is due to our unwavering commitment to our customers and our people. Raymour & Flanigan is dedicated to the development of our Interns as they are a vital part of our business and our future. Our culture consists of entrepreneurialism, meaningful work, a one team approach and recognition programs.

The Safety Internship Program is designed to last eight to ten (8-10) weeks depending upon the participant's availability. All college internships are paid at an hourly wage with direct deposit.

The program cultivates knowledge, skills and abilities through on-the-job experience, as well as mentoring by our business leaders.

This position reports to the Director of Safety.

Internship Overview

Comprehensive Onboarding: Orientation, site tours and team building activities

Skill Development: Enhance and learn skills such as communication, problem solving, teamwork, project management and time management

Business Case Scenario/Project: Opportunity to develop OSHA and DOT safety programs, research applicable EPA and NFPA regulations, assist with safety training and safety snapshots, analyze initiatives, formulate ideas, propose recommendations and deliver a final presentation to Raymour & Flanigan leaders

Personal Growth: Work with Director of Safety, develop confidence, skills assessment, understand strengths, and receive regular feedback and a personalized development plan


  • Pursuing a BA/BS in Occupational Safety
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Enthusiastic, passionate, and results-oriented
  • Interpersonal and professional capabilities
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Capacity to demonstrate critical/strategic-thinking
  • Effective time management; ability to set goals and priorities independently
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Microsoft Office proficient
  • Successful completion of at least one year of college

At Raymour & Flanigan, we recognize and appreciate all of our team members' hard work and dedication. We pride ourselves on being a long term, privately held company that takes care of its associates by recognizing each individual's potential and investing in their future success!