Illinois Tool Works, Inc. Engineer Intern, Spring & Summer 2017 in Frankfort, Illinois
Engineer Intern, Spring & Summer 2017 at ITW
We, ITW Motion, belong to the ITW Automotive Group. As a subsidiary of ITW, an international group of companies represented at 825 locations in 56 countries, employing over 58,000 people and with a turnover of $14BN, we are one of the world’s leading manufacturers of plastic components and assemblies in the automotive supplier industry.
ITW Motion is the synergy of 3 production sites, located in Röttingen, Germany, in Frankfort, Illinois, USA, and in Shanghai, China, supported by 4 sales representatives worldwide (France, Japan, Korea, and India). With ITW Motion, we create a worldwide presence under one name. “We keep the world in motion" with our large product range of damping elements.
The Engineering Internship is designed to give a student the hands-on exposure to day-to-day operations and assist with projects and research that bring in cost savings or revenue opportunities.
Document and review process flows
Work on the shop floor troubleshooting issues and understanding operations
Creating improvement action plans for floor layout
Begin to focus on specific engineering disciplines
Learn basic problem solving skills
Begin understanding of standards, procedures and practices
Desired Qualifications of Applicants:
At least a junior year of college majoring in Manufacturing, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
Possess strong organizational, interpersonal, and written and oral communication skills
Self-directed, results-oriented and customer focused
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, along with the ability to be proactive in recognizing improvement opportunities are necessary
Must be able to work Monday through Friday, 8 am - 4 pm. This internship is for January - August 2017.