Manufacturing Engineer Co-Op

This role will be filled quarterly (in line with school calendars).

  • DEPARTMENT: Engineering
  • JOB TITLE: Engineering Co-Op
  • REPORTS TO: Engineering Manager
  • TYPE OF POSITION: Full-Time

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Provide engineering support for production activities.  Provide engineering input to enhance company efforts to improve safety, reduce cost, and improve quality.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Develop understanding of current production materials and processes.
  • Conduct defined tasks to reduce costs in the areas of materials and process efficiencies.
  • Conduct defined tasks to improve process understanding and quality improvement, using commonly used concepts, practices, and engineering methodologies.
  • Develop new processes, implement process changes and work with production to enhance current practices.
  • Assist engineering department with implementing capital equipment and process improvement machines.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

MS Office applications, MS Project, and Solid Works. Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.

EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERINCE:

Minimum of 2 years of progression towards a Bachelor’s degree in an engineering field is required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Walking, Standing, sitting, listening and talking on a wide variety and continual basis. Occasional heavy lifting.  Movement generally throughout the manufacturing areas required. Ability to travel to both locations on a regular basis.