Industrial Engineering Intern - Viaflex

COMPANY:  Raven Engineered Films Division
LOCATION: 

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104

STATUS:  Nonexempt
REQ ID:  34627

After more than 60 years of industry leadership, Viaflex is dedicated to utilizing years of expertise and have committed to continuation of innovative thinking for years to come. Our team is currently over 400 team members strong and cover six locations. We are seeking passionate individuals to help us on our mission to create solutions that are thinner, lighter, stronger – together. 

The Viaflex team finds its passion in creating film and sheeting solutions that outperform and outlast. With a focus on preserving customer assets and protecting Earth’s resources, Engineered Films creates liners, covers, and barriers that make a positive impact in the markets we serve. From design and manufacturing to on-site installation, our highly skilled team never stops striving to improve.


SUMMARY

Complete specified projects and tasks within internship or co-op period.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Evaluate, review, and design systems/processes to increase production capabilities to improve quality, efficiency, ergonomics, and safety.
  • Conduct engineering studies with the manufacturing team to determine root cause and corrective actions to quality issues.
  • Design workcenter flow diagrams or floor layouts to promote efficiency through use of tools such as Lean Principles
  • Work closely with other industrial, design, and project engineers on relevant projects and initiatives pertaining to capital improvement and future growth. 
  • Attend Viaflex sponsored training and educational seminars.
  • Work closely with assigned mentor and manager to reach a successful completion of internship.
  • Provide periodic updates to managers and peers on assigned project(s).
  • Complete summer end internship presentation.
  • May be called upon to perform comparable duties of a similar or related nature and/or assist in other areas as needed.
  • Learning, understanding, continuously improving, and promoting the division’s quality management system in accordance with ISO standards.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • College student or recent graduate in specified course of study necessary to be successful in defined internship position.
  • Industrial or Mechanical Engineering background preferred. 
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks simultaneously, without close supervision.
  • Problem-solving abilities. Ability to identify waste and creatively look for solutions.
  • Ability to work with high level of confidentiality.
  • Capacity to be flexible and multitask.
  • Proficient with a computer, including Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.

 

 

BENEFITS TO YOU
Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.   We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.

 

EEOC STATEMENT
Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

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