Quality Engineering Co-op (Fall 2018) in Cleveland, OH at Tremco Incorporated

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Seasonal/Temp
  • Location:
    Cleveland, OH
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/2/2018
  • Division
    Sealants

Job Description

Tremco's Commercial Sealants & Waterproofing division is currently searching for a Process Engineering Co-op in the Mameco Plant (4475 E 175th St, Cleveland, OH 44128).  

GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

The Quality Engineering Co-Op will have the opportunity to learn, experience, and contribute to the operations of the polyurethane sealants and coating manufacturing process. The Co-Op will develop an understanding of the relationship between the manufacturing process and various support teams with a focus on safety, product quality testing, and process validation and improvement. This position will spend a significant amount of time in the lab and on the plant floor.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist quality team in performing routine tests accurately and timely to determine if the products meet product specifications and approve product for shipping and filling.
  • Manage retain room filing and disposal.
  • Sustain lab 5S (QC lab and retain room).
  • Participate in product quality projects with root cause investigations and effective corrective actions with the goal of preventing customer complaints and reducing internal rework.
  • Lead small projects for quality improvement through test, data collection, and analysis.
  • Other tasks as assigned.

EDUCATION:

  • Must be a sophomore, junior or senior in good academic standing, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or polymer science or biomedical science at an accredited college or university.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Previous internship or co-op experience is preferred but not required

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to effectively communicate with operators, engineers, and managers
  • Posses and understanding of process variance and the resultant effects on quality 
  • Knowledge of applied statistics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in the office and in on the plant floor

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • This job is located at a chemical plant.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.