Visual Factory Management Intern

In its 42nd year of creating the toughest and most dependable products on the market, Pelican Products remains the global leader in the design and manufacture of both high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems. Pelican is proud to be offering a 12-week Summer Internship Program from June 4th to August 24th. Interns will typically work 40 hours per week and have the opportunity to receive hands-on work experience and participate on special projects. Interns will also attend presentations by Pelican leadership as well as participate in special networking and social activities.

The Visual Factory Management Intern position represents a great opportunity to receive hands-on experience on how to implement best practices and lean manufacturing principles in a heavy manufacturing environment. You will apply lean manufacturing principles to eliminate waste, develop a system of communication tools (Dashboards, Andon signals, Kanbans, etc.) to share information about waste and other key performance indicators and to assist with standardizing the approach throughout the factory. To qualify for this internship, you should have very good analytical, verbal and written communication skills and be organized, methodical and detail oriented. You should also be proficient in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Students majoring in Computer Science, Business Operations and Engineering are encouraged to apply.

Preference will be given to children and relatives of Pelican employees, but external candidates will be considered if we are unable to fill positions. Candidates should be actively attending college and entering into their junior or senior year of college in Fall 2018. If you are selected to move on to the next step, you will be sent an invitation on or around May 14th to participate in either a phone, video or in-person interview. Internship offers will be sent out the week of May 24th.

Pelican Products, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Springfield MA

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