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Manufacturing Engineer Intern (Production) – Summer 2019 in Carol Stream, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 2/26/2019

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Job Description

About LOMA

Loma Systems®, an ITW Company, is a premier manufacturer of inspection equipment used to identify contaminants and product defects in the food and pharmaceutical industries.  Established in the UK in the 1960’s, Loma Systems is today one of the leading global companies involved in production line safety systems, boasting an impressive installed base of over 125,000 machines in over 100 countries.  Our talented team of people work across the world in a friendly, supportive work environment and with a no politics culture, there is nothing to stop you reaching your full potential.

Internship Overview

We are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer Intern to join our team for the summer of 2019.

The position holder will work directly with our Production team and he/she will be involved in tool box projects that are tailored to the qualified candidate’s specific skills and field of study. This role will interface, on a daily basis, with the Loma Systems management and professionals from various departments.

This internship is approximately 40 hours per week for 12 weeks, with flexible start and end dates within the range of May-August 2019.


  • Develop high level knowledge on all related processes and resources; identifying and executing on continuous improvement initiatives (flex conveyor in-lining, inventory management and production floor layout improvements
  • Demonstrate visible continuous improvement through effective application of ITW best practices (e.g. in-lining, 80/20, Front-to-back)
  • Identify and execute on continuous improvement initiatives that directly impact and improve fixed and variable costs
  • Coordinate and execute on programs to optimize, maintain, monitor and report on Quality systems and processes (e.g. QICAT, ZVA, ISO9001:2015)

Job Requirements

  • College junior or senior pursuing a Bachelor level degree program in Engineering (Industrial/Mechanical/Manufacturing/Quality)
  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills with the ability to prioritize work
  • Quick learner – i.e. ability to learn new software and understand directions
  • Reliable/dependable – shows up to work on time and is committed to timely completion of assignments
  • Self-motivated team member with proven troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient with MS Office Products (Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel)

Loma Systems, an ITW Company, is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you need an accommodation to apply for this position due to a disability, please contact