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Mechanical Engineering Intern Job

Date: Jan 30, 2019

Location: Marietta, Pennsylvania, US, 17547

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Job: Engineering
Primary Location: Marietta, Pennsylvania
Relocation Offered: No 
Employment Status: Full-Time
Travel: No

 

Do you want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future? Armstrong World Industries began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us!

 

Armstrong World Industries, Inc., (AWI) has Summer Mechanical Engineering Internship opportunities located within our manufacturing plant in Marietta, PA. Working under the supervision and guidance of an experienced engineer, the Engineering Interns are expected to have the technical savvy to understand Armstrong products, processes, and test requirements. The Engineering teams are seeking highly motivated Interns who have an interest in manufacturing along with excellent leadership capabilities.

 

Engineering Internship Program Offerings:

 

Mechanical - Capital Engineering Intern:

  • Completing an assigned engineering project during the term of the internship
  • Contributing to a number of ongoing capital engineering projects in various areas of the plant
  • Gaining experience and exposure to the Project Management & Life Cycle:
    • Preparation of project specifications and requirements
    • Project schedule coordination
    • Project Management tools
    • Installation oversight
    • Project closing and sustainability
  • Gaining experience and exposure to:
    • Safe working practices
    • Large scale manufacturing facility and equipment
    • AutoCAD drawings, updating existing and creating new
    • Conveying, combustion, fluid, and pneumatic transfer systems

 

Mechanical/Maintenance Engineering Intern

  • Under the supervision and guidance of an experienced engineer, you will be assigned engineering projects that can be completed during the term of your internship and you will also be contributing to a number of ongoing capital engineering projects in various areas of the plant. 
  • You will gain experience and exposure to Equipment Reliability to include: asset management, process improvement, capital management and execution, contractor integration and management, and development of machine maintenance best practices (PM, PdM, etc.)

 

 

Experience:

  • Must be pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited program
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, cumulative and within major
  • Must be a maximum of 24 months away from graduation
  • Previous internship in manufacturing environment preferred
  • AutoCad experience preferred

 

Skills & Abilities:

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, with the specific ability to work in teams
  • Capability to build relationships with other functions within Armstrong
  • Well-developed computer skills including Windows and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated leadership skills, ability to work independently and make autonomous decisions when necessary
  • Unlimited authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be able to climb ladders and walk catwalks, etc., in order to monitor, direct and validate equipment and installations

 

Why Armstrong World Industries?

 

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we’re here to serve – our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.

 

About the Location (Marietta, PA)

Located 15 miles from the corporate headquarters in Lancaster, PA, Marietta is one of nine Armstrong plants and sits on the northeast bank of the Susquehanna River.  It is ideally situated for easy access to major metropolitan cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC and New York City. The area offers a vibrant arts and entertainment community with wonderful historic sites, B&Bs, museums, world class shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans

 

 

Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

 

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.

 

AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to an AWI mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to AWI employees, or to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property. AWI will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. AWI will consider any candidate for whom a Recruiter has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Recruiter free of any charges or fees.

 

AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the position for which the resume was submitted. 

 

Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee. No other AWI employee is authorized to bind AWI to any agreement regarding the placement of candidates by Recruiters. By submitting a candidate to AWI, recruiters agree to be bound and comply with this policy.


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