Parker Hannifin Corporation Engineering Intern in Davenport, Iowa

Engineering Intern

IA-Davenport, United States

Group: Fluid Connector Grp N. America

Job Family: Engineering

Job ID: 11434-1A

Posted: 2018-09-27

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Org Marketing Statement

With annual sales of $12 billion in fiscal year 2017, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 61 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.

Job Description:

Responsible for the assistance of determining and developing production processes for manufacturing operations. Specifically, to evaluate existing processes and to configure manufacturing systems to reduce cost, improve safety and sustainability, and develop best practices within the production process.

Essential Functions:

• Under the direction of team leader, utilize judgment in performance of duties in conjunction with company policies, procedures and processes including design, planning and development • Assist in the development of processing plans, methods, design, materials handling, manpower requirements, cost analysis and other areas as appropriate • Analyze and organize production operations, routings and sequences. • Assist in collecting, recording and transcribing of data. • Investigate manufacturing difficulties and determine corrective procedures. • Assist with various related engineering functions, e.g., design, standardization of parts, costs reduction and quality control. • Develop new processes for new or improved products. • Work closely with product design engineers to refine part geometrics to improve process efficiency.


• Pursuing a 4-year Degree in Mechanical/Industrial Engineering while in sophomore year or higher • Some exposure to CAD/CAM, Inventor preferred • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment • Strong verbal and written communication skills • High level of organizational skills and creative problem solving skills • Strong computer skills (MS Office) with an ability to learn new systems and tools • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Equal Employment Opportunity

Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions.

(“Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor”)

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