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Sustainability Intern

Date: Jun 24, 2022

Location: Bonita Springs, Florida, United States

Company: Herc Rentals

Req #: 43259

Herc Rentals Inc. is a premier, full-service equipment rental firm – providing our customers the equipment, services and solutions they need to achieve optimal performance safely, efficiently and effectively. A pioneer of the equipment rental industry, Herc Rentals continues to evolve and grow through technological innovations, expanded product offerings and value-added services and consultative solutions to support its customers’ projects. 

 

With more than 55 years of equipment rental expertise, approximately 5,100 employees and approximately 295 company-operated locations across North America, Herc Rentals serves a broad range of end markets, including construction; industrial operations, refineries and petrochemical operations; governmental entities and contractors; disaster recovery and remediation; infrastructure; railroad operations; utilities; film, television, live entertainment and special event production; agricultural operations; and facilities management..

 

 

Short Description

The Sustainability Intern position will provide administrative and analytical support for The Office of Sustainability, and report to the Manager of Sustainability. The candidate may assist other teams where sustainability metrics need additional support.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and manage a pilot-scale sustainability project or other related short-term goal
  • Support development of best management practices at Herc branches for energy, water, and waste energy conservation
  • Support development of new supplier sustainability questionnaire and tracking process
  • Follow protocols outlined within the company’s policies and procedures
  • Assist with sustainability communications and other projects

 

Requirements

    Professional Experience

    Educational Background

    Enrolled or recent graduate of undergraduate/associate’s studies
    Preferred sustainability focus areas

    Conditions of Employment

    Skills

    • Excellent verbal and written communication
    • Highly detail-oriented and results-driven
    • Customer-focused
    • Ability to multi-task and organize various projects
    • Solid and proven computer skill set (knowledge of MS Office is preferred)
    • Proficient in Microsoft suite – Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
    • Proficient in navigating online software systems and databases

     

    Our long-term strategy underscores the understanding that our success depends on the dedication and capability of our team members. We are focused on attracting, retaining and empowering talented and dedicated people to build the best team in the equipment rental industry. We also seek to build a team that reflects the variety of people, cultures and communities we interact with every day and to create an inclusive, productive environment in which all team members feel valued and respected.

     

    Herc Rentals provides an excellent compensation and benefits package, which includes a competitive salary, retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive medical, dental, vision care, life insurance coverage, paid vacation and holidays. 

     

    Herc does not discriminate in employment based on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, political affiliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.

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