Mechanical Engineering Intern in Greenville, SC at ITW Specialty Products

Date Posted: 1/28/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ITW Hartness is looking for a Summer 2020 Mechanical Engineering Intern. As a Mechanical Engineering Intern you will perform a variety of functions as it relates to the Mechanical Engineering Organization. The successful candidate must be comfortable working in an office environment and performing hands on work.

ITW Hartness is proud to offer a robust Summer Internship program. While an intern, here you will have the opportunity to visit customer sites to see our product in action, while also networking with other departments and company leadership. You will also have the opportunity to meet interns from other divisions and tour other ITW businesses. Apply today to be a part of the ITW Intern Experience!

This position will be based at our headquarters in Greenville, South Carolina.

What you will do:

  • Machine design & detailing
  • Hands-on machine experience and troubleshooting
  • Gain valuable business and operating experience

Typical Projects include:

  • Obtaining mechanical engineering design and hands-on experience creating world-class secondary packaging equipment by understanding and assisting with the execution of a customer project or projects from initial design through construction and on-site testing
  • Gaining a greater understanding of mechanical engineering and machine-design challenges by partnering with senior engineering staff and operations personnel to troubleshoot problems, identify solutions, and implement corrective actions
  • Becoming familiar with corporate process and product improvement skills and use those tools to innovate, reduce costs, optimize processes, and develop solutions for our customers

Experience with the following software applications:
  • Solidworks
  • Microsoft Office Suite

 Minimum Position Requirements:

  • Actively pursuing a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university
  • Mechanical skills: knowledge of mechanical and physical
  • Use of tools: ability to use hand and power tools
  • Innovation: ability to work alone and with others to develop new concepts and solve problems
  • Troubleshooting: have a methodical and logical mindset through process. Ability to perform root cause analysis.
  • Work ethic: willingness to put forth the effort required to get the job done, while upholding high ethical standards. Work well with others in a team environment.

ITW Hartness:

ITW Hartness is a world class secondary packaging equipment manufacturer headquartered in the beautiful suburbs of Greenville, SC. Founded on the premise of cutting-edge innovation and a relentless commitment to our customers, ITW Hartness’ world class equipment is designed to our customers’ goals of continuous improvement throughout the production process.

Take this opportunity to join a successful and enthusiastic global team where you can make a significant impact immediately. You will enjoy a competitive salary and generous benefits that includes health, dental, life and LTD insurance, 401k (with match), and a 100% tuition reimbursement program for those who qualify.

 ITW Description:

Since ITW’s founding more than 100 years ago, ITW has become one of the world’s leading diversified manufacturers of specialized industrial equipment, consumables and related service businesses. ITW businesses serve local customers and markets around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging markets. The company has operations in 56 countries that employ more than 50,000 women and men who adhere to the highest ethical standards. ITW has 81 businesses divided into 7 Segments, which includes: Welding, Automotive OEM, Food Equipment Group, Construction Products, Polymers & Fluids, Test and Measurement & Electronics, and Specialty. 

ITW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.