Continuious Improvement Intern in Mount Jackson, VA at Masco Cabinetry

Date Posted: 8/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Description

Job Summary:

Exciting CI Intern summer internship, working with a top consumer goods company in the kitchen and bath segment.  The purpose of the internship is to provide meaningful, professional hands-on experience to students with proven academic performance and leadership potential.  This internship offers the opportunity for meaningful contribution to the CI department’s business objectives while experiencing personal professional development. 

The CI internship will be based in Mt Jackson, VA at Masco Cabinetry’s Manufacturing Plant.  Interns are responsible for maintaining satisfied clients by delivering assistance and administrative support to the CI Team.

Principal Functional Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and facilitate Kaizen Teams for the continuous improvement of lean manufacturing processes.
  • Develop and lead quality assurance standards in coordination with lean manufacturing principles.
  • Develop continuous improvement and training schedules.
  • Write, review, evaluate, and modify training programs and recommend appropriate changes.
  • Keep informed on manufacturing improvement processes to keep plant at a competitive advantage.
  • Maintain training and cost reduction files.
  • Observe, communicate, and provide solutions to organizational training needs in areas including administrative, professional and production.
  • Six Sigma Continuous Improvement.

Essential Qualifications and Skills:

  • Currently pursuing Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business or related field
  • Minimum two years of college completed
  • Major GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively express thoughts/ideas through written and verbal communication
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment
  • Proficient on basic computer programs: Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Leadership experience
  • Member of school or national HR organizations
  • Previous related work experience

If you want to be part of a high-performance organization that’s committed to expanding your career as we expand our business, apply to Masco Cabinetry today.


Shift 1 (United States of America)

Full or Part Time

Full time

Masco Cabinetry (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

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