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Process Engineer Intern

Position Summary:  

Winpak Films, Inc., located 30 miles south of Atlanta, Ga is looking for two process engineer interns for the spring or summer of 2022.  These roles will focus on organization, waste, and efficiency initiatives throughout the operation.   These assignments will not only be very challenging but also provide unique learning experiences for those selected.  We are looking for graduate students with pragmatic “real-world” experience, are hands-on and are willing to work in a fast-paced environment.  Since these projects will have a high-level impact on the business, these roles will have a direct reporting relationship with the Director, Operations who will provide support and serve as a mentor to ensure that your goals and objectives are met.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Establish best in class visual controls and 5S across the integrated operation.
  • Implement lean concepts throughout the operation.
  • Perform root cause analysis and implements corrective action.
  • Utilize Lean- Six Sigma, DMAIC, TPM, flow charts, 5s and other tools as needed to improve productivity, lower costs, reduce scrap and drive process improvements.
  • Support plant process improvement teams as needed.
  • Work with plant leaders and employees to establish standard work instructions and control plans, for respective projects and events, to ensure long-term sustainable improvements.
  • Assist in leading, coaching and championing Lean projects.
  • Gather and analyze data to direct and implement change to a process or area.
  • Ability to utilize spatial planning to incorporate the most efficient and best flow for a process or area.
  • Conduct/assist in Plant Assessments to identify improvement opportunities, develop prioritized improvement action plans based on assessment findings, which include responsibilities, resources and timing.
  • Leverage manufacturing/process improvement to implement best practices. 
  • Identify and train appropriate personnel to understand, communicate, participate and drive value stream mapping, lean and 5-S initiatives.
  • Communicates clearly and directly with team members concerning performance expectations, key deliverables and individual accountability towards the team’s success.
  • Review individual performance against assigned objectives.
  • Champion lean/continuous improvement, 5-s, and value mapping initiatives.

Qualifications:

  • Safety centric
  • Ability to collaborate with cross functional teams
  • Strong analytical, communication and listening skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to solve complex problems

Experience & Education:

  • Engineering discipline required
  • Graduate student preferred.

Winpak Ltd., a public company, operates ten production facilities in Canada, the United States and Mexico, with its Corporate office located in Winnipeg. Continued growth in sales has positioned the company as one of the premiere leaders in the North American market for the supply of flexible and rigid plastic packaging products.

Winpak offers competitive salary and benefit packages as well as excellent opportunities for professional growth and development based upon the global location of the available position.

Qualified individuals are invited to submit a resume and salary expectations to:

Human Resources Department, Winpak Films, 100 Wihuri Parkway, Senoia, GA 30276, Email: wfijobs@winpak.com, Fax: 678-329-2031

Winpak is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. Pre-employment drug/alcohol/background screening may be required based on facility location.

Although we appreciate all applicants, only qualified applicants will be considered for interviews.