Environmental and Sustainability Intern

Bimbo Bakeries USA
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  • Post Date: Mar 11, 2019
  • Start Date: 3/11/2019
  • Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Environmental and Sustainability Intern


Employment Type: Intern or Other Job Types

Location: ROANOKE,VA

Have you ever enjoyed Arnold®, Brownberry® or Oroweat® bread? A Thomas'® English muffin or bagel? Or perhaps snacked on a Sara Lee®, Entenmann's® or Marinela® cake or donut? If the answer is yes, then you know Bimbo Bakeries USA!

Bimbo Bakeries USA is part of Grupo Bimbo, the world's largest baking company with operations in 32 countries. Bimbo Bakeries USA ("BBUSA") includes BBUSA and its subsidiaries and affiliated entities, including, but not limited to, Wholesome Harvest Baking, East Balt, and Acelerada. BBUSA employs 20,000 associates across the U.S. in bakeries, sales centers, corporate offices and on sales routes to ensure our consumers have the freshest products to feed their families at every meal. But our associates come to work for much more - the chance to feed their own lives through exciting work that offers the opportunity to make a real difference in their professional and personal lives every day.


The Environmental and Sustainability Intern will work with the BBU Environmental Sustainability Team in its support of operations. The intern will be assigned to a specific plant, but will also assist other locations as needed. The BBU Sustainability Team and Plant Team will direct the intern's work with focus on the Environmental Sustainability aspects.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Update and maintain corporate SharePoint site as well as Environmental Management System Database

  • Assist plants with regulatory compliance and sustainability efforts.

    • These tasks include but are not limited to:

      • updating plant specific information on company's Environmental Management System database,

      • conduct regulatory inspections,

      • assist plant with document retention/record keeping efforts,

      • assist in plant personnel training and updating training records as well as participating in environmental team meetings and help establish meeting protocols (based on KPIs, compliance objectives, etc.)

  • Some travel may be required as part of this job description.

  • Position will receive direction from: Corporate Director, Regional Manager, Plant Leadership Team.

Position Requirements:

  • Currently pursuing Bachelor's degree.

  • Focus of degree in Engineering, Environmental, or related field of study.

Key Behavioral Competencies

  • Manage assignments over discrete time periods with appropriate guidance.
  • Leverage technical, analytical, and interpersonal skills in the project work.
  • Apply analytics to solve problems.
  • Engage with individuals across all functional and geographic areas.

Bimbo Bakeries USA is an equal opportunity employer with a policy that provides equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, disability, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, reassignment, layoff, discharge, education, training and all other working conditions. To further the principle of equal employment opportunity, Bimbo Bakeries USA has developed affirmative action plans for minorities and women, qualified individuals with disabilities, and Vietnam-era and special disabled veterans and other protected veterans.

Contact Details

Name: Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc
Ph: 215-323-9155

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