Aesculap, Inc., a B. Braun company, is part of a 180-year-old global organization focused on meeting the needs of an ever-changing healthcare community. Through close collaboration with its customers, Aesculap provides advanced technologies for general surgery, neurosurgery and closure technologies. Aesculap continues a proud heritage of leadership and responsiveness as we strive to deliver products and services that improve the quality of patients’ lives.
Aesculap’s internship program provides an exciting opportunity for participants to have hands on experience in the Education, Meetings & Conventions field and apply their skills to solve real world challenges and opportunities. Responsible for research and compiling data to complete a Crisis Management Playbook for Off Site Meetings, and other duties as assigned.
Responsibilities: Essential Duties
Ability to conduct research about how to write and implement a Crisis Management Plan for Off Site Meetings
Obtain Information from Industry Associations and resources on what information should be included in the plan
Obtain or create a template for the plan that can be adjusted to meet Aesculap’s needs
Develop an outline that includes all pertinent topics for the plan
Meet with the department manager and other company personnel to gather company information that needs to be included in the plan
Lay the plan out in the template and review with appropriate Aesculap stakeholders for approval
Expertise: Knowledge & Skills
Work with each department planner (Academy, Conventions & Corporate Meetings) to learn each planners job function with Aesculap
Language Skill: Proficiency in English language. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret industry journals. Ability to effectively present information to team members, management and clients.
Mathematical Skills: Ability to perform basic and advanced business math including manipulating spreadsheets in Excel, and create appropriate graphs.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Currently enrolled full time in an undergraduate program with a major in Hospitality, Meeting, Event or Tourism Management or other relevant field.
Requires excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.
Requires competency in Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Student Membership in an Industry Association (MPI, HCEA, PCMA) a plus
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Braun offers an excellent benefits package, which includes healthcare, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement. To learn more about B. Braun and our safety healthcare products or view a listing of our employment opportunities, please visit us on the internet at www.bbraunusa.com Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities /Women/ Veterans/Disabled
Through its “Sharing Expertise®” initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services.
Responsibilities: Other Duties:
The preceding functions have been provided as examples of the types of work performed by employees assigned to this position. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed in this description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of different positions due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.