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Operations Intern - Lean Manufacturing

Company: Parker Hannifin
Location: Manhattan
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

Parker Hannifin is a Fortune 250 global leader in motion and control technologies. For more than a century the company has been enabling engineering breakthroughs that lead to a better tomorrow. We are currently seeking an Operations Intern for Spring or Summer 2022 with flexibility for part time or full time hours. The Operations Intern is responsible for learning and developing lean concepts by studying and planning operations for the effective utilization of personnel, material, machines and facilities within manufacturing. Work cross-functionally to impact Parker's Win Strategy objectives of Profitable Growth, Financial Performance, Customer Service and Empowered Employees while continuously maintaining the highest degree of customer service, throughput, quality, and cost. Responsibilities Assist in establishing operational methods and work standards using various measurement techniques. Assist in the design and improvement of manufacturing/production methods and control systems using new, existing, or modified machinery and equipment. Design tools and equipment as necessary. Assist in lean activities Assist with Kaizen events by establishing course of action to accomplish task and/or project. Introduce or recommend changes to work methods, safety measures, and labor organization. Assist in planning new and/or relocation of facilities and operations. Design of facilities and layout of building; layout of machines and equipment. Develop methods for controlling production costs and costs analysis. Maximize facility efficiency through establishment of Kanban and inventory systems. Utilize knowledge and background to address Ergonomics/safety issues. Regular contact with others outside the work group. Other duties as assigned Qualifications College Sophomore or higher working towards a degree in engineering, business or a related field GPA of 3.0 or higher. Relevant experience gained through previous experience in manufacturing, internship or coursework. Knowledge of basic manufacturing operations and practices Knowledge of lean concepts and demonstrated application Excellent verbal and written communication; project management experience preferred. About Parker Hannifin: The company's products are vital to virtually everything that moves or requires control, including the manufacture and processing of raw materials, durable goods, infrastructure development and all forms of transport. Key technology areas are aerospace, climate control, electromechanical, filtration, fluid and gas handling, hydraulics, pneumatics, process control, sealing and shielding and human motion. Traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "PH," Parker is strategically diversified, value-driven and well positioned for global growth as the industry consolidator and supplier of choice. Hose Products Division is the leading manufacturer of rigid and flexible hoses, assemblies, fittings and crimping technology for both the industrial and hydraulic hose markets. Our division provides precision-engineered-solutions for products, materials and processes, with state-of-the-art development, testing and performance technology. Drug-Free Workplace In accordance with Parker---s policies and applicable state laws, Parker provides for a drug-free workplace. Therefore, all applicants seeking employment with Parker will be subject to drug testing as a condition of employment. Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions. (---Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor---) If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to and

Keywords: Parker Hannifin, Manhattan , Operations Intern - Lean Manufacturing, Other , Manhattan, Kansas

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