Product Engineer Co-op in Indianapolis, IN at Delta Faucet Company

Date Posted: 8/22/2019

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Job Description

Job Description


Are you a student that has a real passion for new product design? Do you want to experience what it is really like to work as an engineer in a product development process? If so, Delta Faucet Company has an awesome opportunity for a 5-term co-op starting in January 2020.

As a Product Engineer Co-op, you will participate on a multi-functional business team interacting with Product and Quality Engineering, Manufacturing Operations, Marketing, and Supply Chain personnel. You are chipping in both as an individual and as part of a team to design, develop, and provide support for faucets and related plumbing products. You will be working directly with engineers who are responsible for specific brand and product portfolios that range from manufactured and purchased faucet assemblies to accessories, service, and repair components. We are a team that is project-based and designed to allow you to lead your own activities while interacting with many other Delta Faucet business functions.


  • Collaborate on design, specification, and new product development projects.
  • Implement continuous improvements, cost reductions, and product modifications to meet customer and market needs.
  • Support product management activities through engineering changes, creations, bills of material, prototype development, and production tooling.
  • Validate changes via PPAP process and validation testing.
  • Collaborate with product engineers on production part approval, implementation of product changes, and evaluation of non-conforming product.
  • Analyze product reliability through coordination of environmental, performance, and accelerated life cycle testing.
  • Participate as member of multi-functional product development teams.
  • Conduct tests in accordance with prescribed methods. Assist in design and development of specialized test equipment and fixtures.
  • Analyze and test customer returned product failures.

The PE intern will work closely with a New Product Development team to ensure product quality and performance and will be directly mentored by a Sr. Project Engineer.

Education & Experience:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, or related technical field
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work accurately with close attention to detail
  • Displays a high level of effort and dedication to performing work; operates effectively within the interpersonal structure; demonstrates dependability and responsible behavior


Full or Part Time

Part time

Delta Faucet Company (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.

Delta Faucet Company is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.