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Internship: Manufacturing Engineer - Torrance, CA

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20d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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  • You should be enrolled in an engineering program with a minimum 2.8 GPA, have CAD and MRP system experience, possess effective analytical and problem-solving skills, and be able to work independently and as part of a team in a manufacturing environment.
  • You will create and update work instructions, ensure safety and quality compliance, collaborate with engineering, conduct time studies, participate in improvement events, assist with workstation assessments, and design fixtures using additive manufacturing.

Off-cycle Internship



  • The Manufacturing Engineer Intern will be responsible for one of manufacturing engineering projects dedicated to work instructions, and Standard Operating Procedure creation, in addition to other duties as assigned. The manufacturing engineering function is responsible for creating cycles of improvement throughout the organization by leading capital deployment, continuous improvement / cost-out projects, and other operations excellence initiatives.
  • Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.


  • Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Currently enrolled in an engineering discipline at an accredited education institutional institution (college or university)
  • Minimum cumulative 2.8 GPA or higher
  • Relocation is not provided for this role. Candidates must reside within the immediate geographic area to be considered
  • Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future
  • This position requires the use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • CAD experience and required working knowledge and experience with computers preferred.
  • Experience with MRP systems (SAP).
  • Strong coaching and facilitation skills.
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications
  • Experience with Microsoft Project
  • Skills:
  • Position Criteria:
  • Knowledge of a wide variety of manufacturing processes including assembly and pull systems.
  • Technical understanding and experience with Lean Manufacturing Systems and Six Sigma methodology.
  • Ability to think strategically and see big picture in dynamic business environment
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment; to communicate articulately and professionally across many organizational levels and functions
  • Highly motivated, works with a sense of urgency, driven to add value and deliver results

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • Create, update, and revise work instructions to capture manufacturing operation processes for training purposes
  • Ensure processes conform to all applicable safety, quality, and statutory regulations.
  • Work with engineering to ensure drawings are accurate to the work performed by operators
  • Work with operations and engineering to create new documentation packages and deploy to the production floor.
  • Create time studies for specific manufacturing processes.
  • Participate with in rapid improvement events, with a focus on 5S+ implementation
  • Work with Environment, Health, and Safety team on workstation assessment studies.
  • Create fixtures and tooling using additive manufacturing.
  • Other duties as assigned. When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Work type

Full time

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