Assignment type: Internship
Start date: September 2023
Assignment Duration: 6 months
Educational Level: Bachelor
Desired Study: Integral Safety Management, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Supply Chain Management or related
Language: Dutch / English
SCIP stands for Substances of Concern In articles as such or in complex objects (Products), and it is a European legislation linked to the Waste Framework Directive. The primary objective of this legislation is to ensure the safe use of products throughout their life cycle, including waste and recovery. Therefore, European companies that manufacture, import, assemble, or distribute articles or products within Europe containing a substance of very high concern (SVHC) in a concentration above >0.1% (w/w) are obligated to notify ECHA. The original deadline has already expired on January 5th, 2021.
It is crucial for Vanderlande Industries to ensure compliance with this important legislation. The SCIP project is currently underway and is organized into three phases:
- Phase I – Pilot (completed)
- Phase II – Implement Process Flow (ongoing)
- Phase III – Reduce the presence of SVHC in Vanderlande solutions (to be started)
Currently, the Vanderlande SCIP team is searching for a new intern to continue supporting the SCIP Project Phase II until its conclusion by the end of FY2024.
You will become part of the PERWG (Product Environmental Regulation Working Group). This is a team with members from Corporate HSE, R&D, Quality Assurance, Supply Chain department plus additional supporting, This team is responsible to ensure compliance with current and upcoming environmental legislation applicable to Vanderlande products and solutions.
- Understand SCIP legislation
- Support the conclusion and implementation of process flow for SCIP compliance
- Promote internal training and awareness campaign for internal stakeholders
- Perform an internal checking to ensure new process is embedded within Vanderlande Industries
- Interest in chemistry
- Strong communication skills (Fluency in English)
Do you recognize yourself in this challenging profile? And are you looking for an internship/graduation assignment in an organization that has been elected as “Best Employer” for years in a row? Please fill out the application form and upload your resume and cover letter. For more information, contact us by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or Stef Alferink (Campus Recruiter) by phone: +31 413 755 087.