Eaton Intern - Manufacturing Engineering (Summer) - Arden, NC

Job Description

Eaton is seeking a Manufacturing Engineering Intern to be located in Arden, NC for Summer 2020.
Essential Functions
The summer intern will assist the Manufacturing Engineer in the following duties:
  • Provide assistance to line and staff personnel in order to develop solutions for product and manufacturing problems for a complete line of apparatus
  • Assist in training and development of personnel.  Assemble, verify and analyze the results of others, prepare reports and present findings
  • Initiate and prepare specifications for products, equipment, tooling, processes and systems to obtain optimum cost and quality manufacturability
  • Implement and utilize strategies to ensure concurrent engineering and design for manufacturing concepts with the design engineering team
  • Investigate and develop understanding of new technologies and processes and be able to assess these from a broad perspective in terms of the impact of the total business
  • Design, develop, justify and guide the installation of new engineering concepts, equipment, tooling, processes and systems through appropriate procedures so that optimum manufacturing cost can be achieved and maintained
  • Maintain an understanding of JIT, Lean & Agile Manufacturing, Kaizen, TQM, Poka-Yoke and cPQI
  • Other duties, projects as assigned


Basic Qualifications
  • Actively enrolled in a Bachelor's degree program in engineering
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on an on-going basis
  • Relocation is not being offered for this role. The candidate must reside within 50 miles of the facility.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: ESSG PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No