Crown is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture, and sale of packaging products and equipment for consumer and industrial products. Crown's packaging for consumer products include steel and aluminum cans for food, beverage, household and other consumer products, glass bottles for beverage product and metal vacuum closures and steel crowns sold through Crown's sales organization to the soft drink, food, citrus, brewing, household products, personal care and various other industries. Crown's packaging for industrial products includes steel and plastic strap consumables and equipment, paper based protective packaging, and plastic film consumables and equipment, which are sold into the metals, food and beverage, construction, agricultural, corrugated, and general industries.
With operations in 47 countries employing over 33,000 people and net sales of over $11 billion, we are uniquely positioned to bring best practices in quality and manufacturing to growing economies in Asia, Eastern Europe, South America and the Middle East and North Africa. Whether improving existing technology or pioneering a new concept, we are committed to working in partnership with our customers to drive their businesses locally and globally.
Crown’s Food Division is the number one manufacturer of food cans in the world. Our complete array of food packaging serves a variety of markets, including fruit, vegetables, dairy, fish, meat, ready meals, pet food, infant milk powder and other dry food products. We offer a wide selection of food cans from round to bowl as well as shaped cans. We truly focus on excellence. Here is your chance to join the Crown Food Division.
Students now have a chance to gain real world operations and engineering experience in a manufacturing company by joining Crown for a summer or fall internship opportunity with our Toledo, OH plant. The intern will be a key member to work on business-critical projects that support daily operations, safety, quality and productivity improvements of our products and processes. Interns will be provided with tasks that are both technically challenging and educationally stimulating. Although we make no guarantee of full-time employment upon completion of the internship, it is our goal to have our interns fully capable of stepping into a full-time position within our organization
SPECIFIC PROJECTS/DUTIES FOR THIS INTERNSHIP INCLUDE:
Intern will focus on the implementation of the new Barcode system for our spare parts crib. With help from our Trades: Inventory, sort out obsolete parts, organize spare parts crib locations, determine minimums and maximums for reorder. This is a new project to streamline the plant’s efficiency and costs of their spare parts crib.
Student must be currently working towards a Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Manufacturing, Mechanical, Industrial, Packaging, Chemical or similar engineering area. Ideal candidates are rising Seniors:
Minimum GPA 2.8
Must be able to work 40-hours per week
Must be able to relocate if needed
Background in Lean/ 6-sigma helpful, but not required
Must be mechanically inclined
Leadership experience a plus
Basic Understanding of Engineering Drawings. Ability to use AutoCAD or similar CAD software to produce detailed drawings
Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel, Word and Powerpoint
Strong written, verbal, analytical and interpersonal skills required
Must display maturity and a high level of professionalism
Proven high degree of personal motivation and discipline to perform duties
High level of independent thinking and resourcefulness to develop and propose solutions to problems
Ability to interface with various levels of staff from other engineers, to management, to production employees
Ability to successfully prioritize and work multiple tasks concurrently
Crown is pleased to provide a real-world learning opportunity through this internship program where students will discover the benefits, rewards and development opportunities to help them in their continued studies of engineering/operations and prepare them for a career in manufacturing.