Granville, Ohio, United States

Intern

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Job ID 54380

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

At Owens Corning, interns are treated exactly like full-time employees—you will take on a great deal of responsibility and do impactful work all while engaging in a dynamic learning experience. Interns work side by side with Owens Corning employees as team members and are expected to continuously elevate their performance and the results of the team as a whole. As an intern at Owens Corning you will be encouraged to find innovative ways to create value while consistently improving results.

Join an organization that believes that every employee owns a piece of our bold growth goals and ultimate success. We are a market-leading innovator that has placed on the Fortune 500®. Owens Corning is devoted to delivering sustainable solutions across our three business segments while striving to ensure our people and products make the world a better place. We take pride in having an inclusive and diverse workplace with employees around the globe.  A holistic sense of community exists across our entire organization as our talent grows globally. We are a company that fully recognizes the importance of paving a path to a sustainable and safe enterprise through investing in our people. Our desire to make an impactful difference in the world flows from top down to all levels of the organization. By being a company that instills pride within each and every employee, we aspire to build market-leading businesses; global in scope - human in scale.

Reports to: Advanced Engineer R&D – Digital Transformation; Advanced Manufacturing

Span of Control:  N/A

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Safety Leadership

  • Working safely is everyone’s responsibility
  • Leading and working with a safety-first mindset

Electrical Controls & Sensor Development (50%)

  • Partner with plant engineers to develop measurement capabilities and controls solutions for the Manufacturing shop floor
  • Collaborate with Granville Science & Technology colleagues to develop controls and measurements systems where no off-the-shelf technology exists
  • Work closely across the Advanced Manufacturing team to develop competencies and solutions impacting the controls, automation, robotics, process, analytics, preventative maintenance, and information systems
  • Innovate and test new plant floor solutions with the controls lab space, validating concepts from inception to industrialization impacting Owens Corning Manufacturing
  • Partner with the Information Technology team to develop and communicate standards across the controls landscape

Project Leadership (30%)

  • Direct accountability for scope, budget. Resources, communication, change management, training, testing, deployment, controls, and user acceptance for project
  • Indirect leadership of personnel and management of internal and external project resources to accomplish goals

Competency Development

  • Participant will be expected to develop the following competencies essential to being an effective controls/manufacturing engineer:
    • Creativity
    • Customer driven
    • Analytics & data based decision making
    • Independence and initiative
    • Works effectively and cooperatively with others
    • Elevates performance of self and others
    • Builds rapport for success

Intern/Co-Op Benefits (20%)

  • Real work experience with challenging and meaningful assignments
  • Networking opportunities and exposure to senior leadership
  • Formal and informal personal and professional development activities
  • Career exploration
  • Project-specific training
  • Accountability for work
  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunity to evaluate the company for full-time employment
  • “Lunch with the Leader” forums
  • Project presentations to senior leadership
  • Housing stipend

JOB REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors or Masters degree students in Electrical Engineering or closely related field (Preferably rising Senior)
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Travel approximately 20%
  • Previous execution of small to large scale projects
  • Strong communication

    PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
  • Experience in electrical controls (or closely related field) as applied in manufacturing or other related industry
  • Engagement in project management, communication, and a team oriented organization
  • Demonstration of educational and/or industry knowledge in the electrical & controls fields (or related subject)

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Familiarity with the following technical concepts
    • Laser, infrared, vision systems, robotics, optical, ultrasonic, and other measurement technologies
    • PID controls
    • Controls architecture
    • PLC configuration and programming
    • Advance process control
    • HMI development
Please note:Applications must be filled out completely—incomplete applications will not be considered. Resumes are welcome, but are not a substitute for completing the application.

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