The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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Columbus Forge IE Internship

Pratt & Whitney
Columbus, GA
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Business Unit Pratt & Whitney Job ID 55684BR Date posted 11/01/2017 City Columbus State Georgia

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world's most advanced commercial and military turbine engines, is seeking talented engineering students to join our organization in an internship capacity. This internship position is within Pratt & Whitney’s Columbus Georgia - Columbus Forge industrial engineering organization. The industrial engineering intern will support both Columbus Forge Blades (airfoils) and Disk parts manufacturing at Pratt & Whitney Columbus Forge.

The intern will be mentored by a senior industrial engineer and would assist to take partial ownership in one of the major functional areas of Columbus Forge production. These opportunities include a forge, machining, finishing process cell on the airfoil side and forge, heat treat, machining, inspection, testing process cells on the Disk Operation. Experience will be gained on how to develop and improve process cycles/parameters to effect outcome of the final product.

•Identify & implement shop floor process improvements that increase output and reduce overall costs.

•Assist in time studies or observations to determine current machine/material utilization.

•Participate in lean manufacturing initiatives that support continuous process improvement.

•Participate in special projects that could involve cost reduction, special processes, machining processes and supplier support activities or other capacity improvement opportunities.

The intern will be given a specific process improvement task to take ownership of, and progress to completion throughout their internship.

A working-knowledge of Statistical Process Control, Value Stream Mapping, Standard operating procedures, Root-Cause Analysis and Set-Up Reduction/Mistake-Proofing is desired.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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