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2018 Co-Op Undergraduate - Manufacturing Engineering

Herman Miller
Holland, Spring Lake, Zeeland
  • Job Code

2018 Co-Op Undergraduate - Manufacturing Engineering-17941

Position Description:

You can have a co-op. Or you can make a difference. Or you can work as a Manufacturing Engineering Co-Op at Herman Miller and do both.
About this Opportunity
As a Manufacturing Engineering Co-Op, you will have the opportunity to work on and own projects within the manufacturing process. You will encounter many of the different areas Manufacturing Engineers cover at Herman Miller as you become an integral part of the Manufacturing Engineering Team.
Co-Ops at Herman Miller participate in three work rotations (May 2018 – August 2018, January 2019 – April 2019, and September 2019 – December 2019). Your first rotation will take place during our Summer Intern Program, which includes housing options if your permanent address is not local to your assigned work location. You will be responsible for providing housing for your second and third rotations.
What You'll Do
You'll have opportunities to speak up, solve problems, lead others, and be an owner every day as you...
  • Set up and take charge of manufacturing project work.
  • Work on a new product launch.
  • Provide ongoing production support.
  • Conduct machine design review.
  • Problem-solve production line issues.
  • Work with plant layout updates, quality costs, and safety issues.
  • Work with the manufacturing processes related to seating, case goods, and office system operations at Herman Miller.
  • Participate on a cross-functional team to complete an intern project.
  • Attain on-the-job work experience aligned with your career objectives.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as requested to achieve business objectives.
Sound Like You?
You might be just who we’re looking for if you are...
  • A self-starter and able to work independently.
  • Creative with a strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Able to conduct financial analyses, including cost estimation and cost justification.
  • Able to do database mining (preferred).
  • Able to work with other people to complete projects.
  • Experienced with the Microsoft Office suite.
  • Experienced with AutoCAD or SolidWorks (preferred, but not required).
  • Enrolled and pursuing a 4-year Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited college or university. You must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0 to qualify for consideration in the Intern Program.
  • Satisfactorily finished with the basic coursework in your chosen degree program.
  • In favorable academic standing within your current academic program or major.
  • Authorized to work in the United States.
  • Able to perform all essential job functions of the position with or without accommodations.
Who We Are
At Herman Miller, our unique culture represents the collective attitudes, ideas, and experiences of the people who work here. We focus on protecting the environment, impacting our communities, exceeding the expectations of our customers through high quality products, and championing diversity in all areas of the business, and together we are on a journey toward a better world. We support the well-being of our employees in and outside of work by providing a variety of opportunities including award-winning work-life integration resources, development programs, complex health and wellness offerings, and much more.
Herman Miller is a globally recognized provider of furnishings and related technologies and services. Headquartered in West Michigan, we have relied on innovative design for over 100 years to solve problems for people wherever they work, live, learn, and heal.
Herman Miller is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer including veterans and people with disabilities.

Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Temporary
Travel: No
Shift: First
Primary Location United States-Michigan-Holland


  • Engineering

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