Pella Internship - Department Manager (CI focus) - Summer 2018 in Pella, Iowa

Pella Corporation

Department Manager (CI Focus) Internship - Summer 2018

Pella, IA and other Pella locations

Are/you/someone who is looking for development opportunities? Would/you/like more than just a job? How about a career in which/you/are empowered to leverage your strengths and apply them each and every day? If so, apply today at to join our winning team!

Pella Corporation is a growing family owned business, established in 1925. We are an Industry leader in environmental stewardship and support our local communities through charitable giving and volunteerism.

If/you/want to work for a reputable company with a strong brand and a vision for the future, Pella Corporation is interested in YOU!!

Position Summary

As a Department Manager Intern for Pella Corporation, you must have a strong passion and drive to develop the people around you to perform at their peak potential. You must be loyal, conscientious and possess a strong desire to succeed and constantly improve.

Department Managers:

  • Manage factory team members

  • Responsibilities regarding safety, quality, and productivity

  • Maintain budget for labor efficiencies in department

  • Continuous improvement (CI) - (Kaizen, Lean Mfg)

  • Reward and hold team members accountable

  • Train team members

Department Manager Interns will experience the following:

  • Learning and applying continuous improvement (CI) (Kaizen, Lean Mfg) principles through projects and teams

  • Working side by side with Department Managers

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Pursing a 4 year degree and j unior or senior at an accredited College or University

  • Demonstrated leadership skills

  • Strong team player

  • Enthusiasm and the ability to motivate others

  • Very organized

  • Experience in lean manufacturing and continuous improvement (CI) a plus


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Pella Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to workforce diversity. Pella is a Smoke Free Environment.

Job: *Operations/Manufacturing

Title: Internship - Department Manager (CI focus) - Summer 2018

Location: Iowa-Pella

Requisition ID: 17000530