Allstate Northbrook , IL 60062
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Industrial Engineering - Co-Op opportunity for University of Illinois and Northwestern students.
Preferably candidates in Junior or Senior of college.
We're looking for sociable industrial engineers who enjoy working with others - brainy, process-oriented individuals with a propensity for statistical analysis and a desire to take their knowledge and expertise beyond manufacturing.
This position is consultative, analytical and process-oriented (and fun). As an Industrial Engineering Co-op at Allstate, you will make a large operational impact across the enterprise by developing, executing and leading research in support of process improvement projects.
The Industrial Engineering group partners with business units across Allstate to leverage the Industrial Engineering skill set to improve customer experience, to provide a better understanding of process trends and to uncover opportunities to improve business efficiency.
Design data gathering projects and statistical analysis of business processes
Execute time studies to provide process information, develop standards and to identify trends
Develop mastery of process improvement tools and frameworks (DMAIC, DFSS, LEAN), leverage knowledge to help clients achieve sustainable results
Strive for a deeper comprehension of the business, the needs of the customer, and the broader marketplace
Articulate linkage between business goals and what it means for organization practice
Assist client contractive conversations to ensure client and customer needs are identified and intended outcomes are understood
Leverage external research, models and practices and apply internally to bring thought leadership to the organization
Work with minimal oversight and act as a resource for colleagues with less experience
Currently pursuing a college degree in Industrial Engineering
Must be able to commit to a full 6 month, paid Coop
Ability to think creatively innovation
Excellent group work and relationship skills
Demonstrated strong analytical, problem solving and decision making skills
Experience in a fast paced working environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands.
As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary but that's just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you'll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.
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