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Engineering & Supply Chain Intern - (22292)

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Description
Silver Line by Andersen is the nation’s leading vinyl window and door manufacturer.  With 4,000 employees, and plants located in North Brunswick NJ, Lithia Springs GA, Marion OH and Lansing IL, we make windows that provide builders, architects, and home owners with energy efficient, low maintenance solutions that add beauty and charm to any home. 
This position is based in Lithia Springs

Engineering Intern

 
AREAS OF STUDY
Mechanical Engineering | Industrial Engineering | Chemical Engineering | Safety Engineering | Manufacturing Engineering | Quality Engineering | Materials Science
 
LOCATIONS
 Cottage Grove, MN | Bayport, MN | Menomonie, WI | Aurora, OH | Des Moines, IA | Dubuque, IA | Garland, TX | Lithia Springs, GA | Luray, VA
| Marion, OH | North Brunswick, NJ
 
FOCUS:
Engineering interns have the opportunity to learn and work within Andersen Corporation’s various Engineering functions.
 
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
New Product Development Engineering Intern Job Description:
  • Design and develop components and assemblies
  • Manage projects with little supervision to develop and maintain timing and cost
  • Verify designs with testing and requirements defined in the Andersen Product Development Stage Gate process
  • Support the project team in the building of new model test / pilot units
New Product Technology Engineering Intern Job Description:
  • Develop new processes, materials and technologies
  • Evaluate product life performance in the field and accelerated weathering
  • Manage projects with little supervision to develop and maintain timing and cost
  • Verify new technologies with testing and requirements defined in the Andersen Technology Development Stage Gate process utilizing Six Sigma.
Manufacturing Engineering Intern Job Description:
  • Optimize productivity through the implementation of the Lean Six Sigma manufacturing methodology
  • Manage projects with little supervision to develop and maintain timing and cost
  • Redesign work plans and work stations to reduce ergonomic risk
  • Conduct strategic logistics planning for both incoming raw materials and outgoing finished products.
 
 
Internship Experience Overview
 
INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Accounting, Communications, Corporate Safety & Disability Management, Corporate Sustainability, Engineering, Environmental Health & Safety, Facilities, Finance, Human Resources, IT, Marketing, Safety, Sales, Supply Chain & More
 
OBJECTIVE
Provide students with valuable learning experiences across different business functions in a corporate setting
 
DETAILS
12 week program (late May – mid August) providing exposure to Andersen Corporation through the following activities and events
 
  • Orientation
    • Introduction and overview of Andersen
    • Networking with leadership
    • Bayport plant tour
  • Project Work
    • Intern Manger & Mentor will assign a project to be completed by end of internship
    • Collaboration to meet project needs
    • Real, meaningful work
    • Each intern owns their project
  • Development Opportunities
    • Each intern is assigned a Manager & a Mentor
    • Roundtable conversations with leadership
    • Meet & greets
    • Tours of other facilities – including suppliers
    • Volunteer events
    • Formal review process – mid-summer and end-of-summer feedback
  • Intern Networking Activities
    • Social events
    • Intern newsletter committee
    • Andersen’s Young Professionals Network (AYPN)
  • Final Presentation
    • Each intern will have the opportunity to formally present his/her project and accomplishments
    • Held during the final week of the program
    • Audience includes the Executive Leadership team
Qualifications

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Completed some major coursework
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Experience with application of engineering principles
  • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio,  AutoCAD or similar CAD experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player with ability to work on multiple projects
  • Project Management – PMBOK, Design of Experiment – DOE, Finite Element Analysis, Failures Modes Effects and Analysis, Design for Assembly, Lean Manufacturing and/or Six Sigma are all preferred qualifications
  • Authorized to work in the US
Job:
Campus
Location:
Lithia Springs, GA US
Organization:
Andersen Corporation
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