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Engineering Intern (Starting Summer 2018) 1

Location:  Kilkeel (Northern Ireland), DOW
Requisition ID:  401950

JOB TITLE:                        Engineering Intern (Manufacturing/Assembly)


DEPARTMENT:                 Engineering


RESPONSIBLE TO:          Engineering Manager


HOURS:                              37.5 hours per week. Hours of work will be 8:30am – 5:15pm Monday to Thursday and 8:30am – 1:00pm Friday. The post holder may be required at times to work outside his/her normal working hours for the effective performance of the duties of the post


LOCATION:                           Rockwell Collins

                                             2 Moor Road


                                             Co Down

                                             BT34 4NG


Key Purpose:


The post holder will be responsible for implementing and communicating engineering changes, as well as creating and implementing process improvements within the assembly environment.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Introduce new products and designs to the assembly environment.
  • Control the introduction of Engineering Design changes into production.
  • Ensure the accuracy of Manufacturing Bills of Materials.
  • Improve where appropriate shop floor processes and control systems to optimise material flow.   
  • Identify the need for appropriate assembly tooling, jigs and fixtures etc. to enhance productivity.  
  • To assist in the introduction of lean manufacturing process improvements and cost reduction initiatives.
  • Working within a cross functional team to ensure effective delivery
  • Other duties as required to support product delivery.


Essential Criteria:

  • Studying towards a degree in a relevant Engineering discipline.


Desirable Criteria:

  • Relevant experience in implementing the principles of lean manufacturing.
  • Relevant engineering experience gained in a manufacturing environment.
  • Familiarity with the use of CAD systems.


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