About WestRock WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at?www.westrock.com. ?
Industrial Engineering Intern
Few internship positions give you as much exposure to the engineering process. As a WestRock Mechanical/Industrial Engineering Intern, you'll apply classroom knowledge to meaningful projects which have direct impact on productivity and our company's bottom line. Our interns are typically challenged to conduct mechanical/industrial engineering work on the project, maintenance, or reliability engineering. By the end of your assignment, our mission is to have positively impacted your curriculum and career goals in preparation for life after college.
How you will impact WestRock:?
Apply your skills to increase efficiency, reliability and productivity in WestRock's manufacturing environment as you own assignments which support the mill’s Operations/R&D department. In this role, heavy emphasis is placed on safety, teamwork, application of fundamental engineering principles, and troubleshooting. As stewards of the community and the environment, you will also gain a knowledge and appreciation for reducing environmental impact as an engineering professional.
If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit your application. We want to hear from you!
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.
What you need to succeed:?
Sophomore or junior level student in pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in mechanical/industrial engineering
Technical aptitude, a hands-on mindset and software proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and CAD or CAM programs
Strong attention to detail
Ability to organize and prioritize workload
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Flexibility to travel: under 5%
Available to work a minimum of eight continuous weeks
An interest in manufacturing
A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
At WestRock, we provide packaging solutions designed to give our customers a winning edge in the global marketplace. We partner closely with them to deliver the best value on everything from paperboard used for a wide variety of packaging and shipping containers to specialty packages, boxes and displays. We consider ourselves to be part of their team – as we strive for continuous improvement together. Every day, our 45,000 team members combine practical innovations and rigorous execution in more than 300 operating and business facilities across North America, South America, Europe and Asia-Pacific to deliver products and services that answer unique local needs.