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Industrial Engineering Intern

Location: 

Lathrop, CA, US, 95330-9777

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

We currently have an Industrial Engineer Intern position available at our Lathrop Manufacturing Facility in Lathrop, CA.  This position will assist the Lathrop Facility in daily operations and improvement of the material handling systems.  The position is a full-time internship starting in 2022. 

Key Responsibilities

    

Duties provide meaningful work experience and business knowledge to college students in pursuit of an industrial engineering degree.

• Focus will be on operation and optimization related to the production of GAL-Xe ONE, blending, bagging, and warehousing of all granulated fertilizer produced at the facility

• Collect and analyze data on movement of people and materials to identify bottlenecks in production and storage.

• Performs routine aspects of process engineering requiring knowledge and application of basic engineering principles under close supervision

• May use computer-assisted engineering software and equipment to perform engineering tasks

• Collects and prepares data for evaluation.

• May assist in the coordination of projects from conception (feasibility) through final plan preparations

• Handles various administrative duties

• Provides support to staff members as needed

Typical Education

Working toward a BS in Industrial Engineering

Relevant Experience

• Strong attention to detail

• Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team environment

• Able to keep up in a fast paced work environment

• Fluent in Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel

Job Requisition ID: 8475

Travel Required: None

Location(s): AB Plant - Lathrop 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

If you require technical assistance, please email us at careers.contact@simplot.com.