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HSMC Industrial Engineering Intern

Pratt & Whitney
East Hartford, CT
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Business Unit Pratt & Whitney Job ID 61676BR Date posted 02/21/2018 City East Hartford State Connecticut

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 during the summer of 2018. This internship position is within Pratt & Whitney’s Connecticut based Hot Section Module Center industrial engineering organization. The industrial engineering intern will support turbine airfoil parts manufacturing at Pratt & Whitney East Hartford.

The intern will be mentored by a senior industrial engineer and would assist to take partial ownership in one of the three major functional areas of turbine airfoil production. These opportunities include an AGL (Advanced Grind Line) process cell or LASER/EDM hole drilling, in HSMC Vanes or Blades, or an advanced coating process cell. Experience will be gained on how to develop and improve Grind/EDM/coating 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

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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