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Manufacturing Engineer Intern

Apply Job ID REF8697D Date posted 11/29/2022 Address 11411 Price Road, Hebron, IL Job Type Intern Job Status Non-Exempt

Founded in 1912, Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) is a diversified, Fortune 200 manufacturing company that delivers specialized expertise, innovative thinking, and value-added products to meet critical customer needs in a variety of industries. Ranked among Fortune’s Magazine’s most admired companies, the company focuses on solid growth, improving profitability and strong returns across its worldwide platforms and divisions. These divisions serve customers and markets around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging markets. ITW’s revenues totaled $12.6 billion in 2020.

ITW Medical is comprised of two highly-respected medical product brands - Coeur & Filtertek – supplying medical devices and components to global medical device brands. Filtertek manufactures molded filtration and flow control components. Coeur is a leading provider of disposable diagnostic imaging consumables. 


Position Summary: 

This position is a paid internship for the summer of 2023. The internship will be based in our Hebron, IL plant and will report directly to the Plant Manager. The primary deliverables are to support validation efforts associated with new manufacturing equipment as well as engineering projects for capacity improvement in the high growth Filtration and Infusion segments.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Participate in the design, development process improvements of new and existing products and equipment. 
  • Drive improvement in manufacturing processes through the use of Lean and Six Sigma principles. 
  • Conduct ongoing analyses manufacturing processes to identify opportunities to reduce costs and improve efficiencies. 
  • Assist in new product development and modifications and revisions to existing products 
  • Participate in coordination and implementation of capital projects 
  • Investigate and install new methods, layouts, equipment and process analysis that improve overall operation of the plant. 
  • Develop and implement work instructions and standardization of processes. 
  • Troubleshoot processes which are prone to be frequent or major production problems. 
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned 

Qualifications:

  • Mechanical Engineering Undergraduate Student (3rd or 4th year) 
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and strong problem-solving skills 
  • Experience with PLC programming and/or AutoCAD is a plus 
  • Self-motivated with a high attention to detail 
  • Excellent time management skills and project management abilities 
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, verbal and written communication skills 
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others 

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ITW offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including competitively priced medical and dental coverage the first of the month following hire, free life insurance, paid vacation and holidays, and immediate 401k matching. Additional retirement savings contribution (above and beyond 401k) is awarded at no cost after one year.

ITW Medical is an equal opportunity, equal employment, affirmative action employer.  We strive to create a diverse and inclusive work environment where everyone is welcome to contribute their unique talents and ideas.  We encourage applications from females, males, disabled/protected or other veterans, persons with disabilities, all races and ethnicities, sexual orientations and gender identities.  Reasonable accommodation will be made to enable persons with disabilities to apply and to perform the essential job functions. If you require assistance with completing an application, please reply that you require assistance

ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential. 

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  

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At ITW, we value our colleagues' unique perspectives, experiences, and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential.

Equal Opportunities

ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Read more information here.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access this online application system process due to your disability, please email corp_accessibility@itw.com to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.