Engineering Intern - Spring 2022

Mississauga, CAN
November 25 2021
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Organization Type
Other Corporate
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At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That's why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

Job Summary: Incumbent identifies and executes projects of a complex nature that support the manufacturing strategic plan. This includes the creation, implementation, and improvement of manufacturing processes, production equipment, products, and related business systems. Project scope includes entire life cycle including initial concept, feasibility, justification, design, manufacturability, maintenance, and retirement

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the below essential functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • Identifies, prioritizes, and executes projects in support of critical product and process issues required to maintain or increase profitable sales growth, with appropriate management and customer input.
  • Works on how to improve manufacturing operations, reduce scrap, improve efficiencies, and reduce cycle times.
  • Implements process control improvements to reduce product variability.
  • Supports new product development activities and teams, generating new products and processes that are fully capable of meeting all customer and internal requirements.
  • Identifies present and future capital needs to support new products and processes, improve process capability and reliability, reduce direct and indirect labor, reduce cycle time, improve product quality, and improve health, safety, and environmental elements.
  • Provides operator feedback and training on products, processes, and systems.
  • Supports root cause analysis and corrective action in a timely manner.
  • Generate and modify Bills of Material (BOMs), Routings, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Manufacturing Instructions (MIs), Packaging Instructions (PIs) and related documentation to support production and packaging of Henkel AT products.
  • Interact with and coordinate outside resources, including: contractors, equipment vendors and materials vendors as appropriate to support projects.
  • Provides technical assistance and interface function on problems relating to maintenance and operation of equipment and facilities.
  • Provides quick resolution to manufacturing shop floor problems and non-routine activities.
  • Support the NCMR process by administering the NCMR database, investigate and disposition NCMR's.
  • B.S. in Engineering, 2-5 years of chemical or manufacturing experience. Batchmaking experience preferred.
  • Experience - 2-5 years of chemical or manufacturing experience, batchmaking preferred.
  • Special skills - n/a
  • Certifications and licenses - n/a
  • Communicate effectively with coworkers as well as other departments onsite and offsite as needed. Be able to communicate with technical or non-technical personnel as required.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as automation programming, trend charts, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Knowledge set includes the ability to draft clear instructional documents for plant operations.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to use formulas in spreadsheets and statistical software to solve technical issues.
  • Ability to take various forms of data to resolve production issues.
  • Ability to use technical tools to control, analyze, and improve processes. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables