Avery Dennison Operations Internship in Mentor, Ohio

Company Description

Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2017 were $6.6 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

What we are looking forSimply put, we are looking for future leaders for our organization. We are seeking innovators, collaborators, and problem solvers. Our interns do not shy away from a challenge, and are looking for a chance to create a real impact with our company. Avery Dennison’s Internship Program has a single business focus to cultivate future talent for our rapidly growing organization. With a concentrated blend of experiential on-the-job learning, a dynamic environment, access to business leaders, and a supportive team of co-workers, peers, and supervisors, the Internship Program will provide you the opportunity to sharpen your skills and collaborate on a number of strategic projects.

We’re seeking an Operations Intern to join our Label and Graphic Materials Group in North America during the summer of 2019. You will be responsible for completing an assignment focused on process improvement initiatives and collaborating with the plant’s leadership team in one of our state of the art facilities. After a successful summer an Operations Intern may receive an offer for a returnship or a full time in our Leadership Development Program for college graduates.

What you will be doingThe primary roles and responsibilities of this internship will be:

  • Identify and support process improvement opportunities

  • Build project plans and manage/support projects to completion

  • Assist plant leadership team and help implement plant initiatives

  • Support cross-functional teams with special projects as required

Qualifications

What you will need to bring to the programAvery Dennison has a long history of being an industry leader. Your history is important to us. It should include the following:Education

  • Pursuing a BS in Engineering - Chemical, Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical, Computer or Automation

  • Preferred previous internship or co-op experience in a manufactuing setting

Skills

  • Highly organized and self-motivated

  • Solid analytical skills and strong attention to detail

  • Ability to communicate a clear project plan and drive it to completion

  • Willingness to work in a team environment

  • Ability to handle multiple activities at a time and ensure accurate and timely completion of tasks

  • Ability to work well cross-functionally

Travel

  • Ability to relocate to OH, PA, GA, IL, or IN for the duration of the summer

Additional Information

Equal Opportunity StatementAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled