Oshkosh Corporation is a leading manufacturer and marketer of access equipment, specialty vehicles and truck bodies for the primary markets of defense, concrete placement, refuse hauling, access equipment and fire & emergency. Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation has manufacturing operations in nine U.S. states and in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Mexico, The Netherlands, and Romania. The company currently employs approximately 12,100 people worldwide.
Oshkosh Corporation is a Fortune 500, multi-billion dollar company. Oshkosh Corporation designs and builds the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them.
The primary mission of the Quality Engineer Intern is to continuously improve safety, quality, business, and manufacturing processes with an emphasis on eliminating process waste. The use of structured quality improvement tools is required.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Improve processes to reduce common cause variability and eliminate special cause
Establish control plans to prevent process backsliding for consolidation of gains
Perform process capability studies internally and externally.
Analyze process constraints and development standards to overcome constraints
Revise procedures for process improvement
Investigate/analyze and benchmark industry practices for process validation assessments
Coordinate and work cross-functionally with Employee Teams, Quality, Engineering, Contracts, Sales and Manufacturing to improve processes.
Student in a Sophomore standing or greater working towards a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Quality, Supply Chain/Operations Management or related field throughout the entire duration of the internship.
Graduation date after August 2019.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
Must be willing to travel or relocate to Greenville, WI.
Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment while working independently and efficiently.
Ability to collaborate with others on projects.
Ability to prioritize work load to meet deadlines.
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.
Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.
Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.