Summer 2020 Engineering Co-Op in Cleveland, OH at Tremco Incorporated

Date Posted: 2/27/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Cleveland, OH
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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  • Division

Job Description

Tremco's Commercial Sealants & Waterproofing division is currently searching for a Engineering Co-Op. During each term, the Engineering Co-Op will have the opportunity to learn, experience and contribute to the operations of the polyurethane sealants and coatings manufacturing process. The Co-Op will develop an understanding of the relationship between the manufacturing process and the various teams that support the process. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Will work in conjunction with the process and quality engineering group to support safety, quality, maintenance and production processes. Learn and use process tools such as Process Safety Management, Behavioral Risk Improvement and Lean Six-Sigma tools including 5S, A3 Problem Solving, Statistical Process Control and Value Stream Mapping. Interaction with the plant will be part of the daily routine. Some responsibilities are, but not limited to:

  • Lead small projects or improvement of a process or equipment
  • Collect data for process wast reduction
  • Edit or create P&IDs
  • Work alongside Process Engineers on Capital Expense Projects
  • Conduct meetings to communicate information or collaborate on projects
  • Serve as a back-up for the Quality Lab Safety


  • Must be a sophomore, junior or senior in good standing, pursuing a bachelor's degree in chemical, electrical or mechanical engineering at an accredited college or university


  • Experience with manufacturing is encouraged but not required

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Understanding process variance and the resultant effects on Quality
  • Knowledge of applied statistics
  • Ability to perform problem analysis utilizing problem solving methodology

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.