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Engineering Intern - Summer 2022 Job in Waterville, Ohio US

Engineering Intern - Summer 2022

Johns Manville Inc - Waterville, OH

Posted: 9/23/2021 - Expires: 12/22/2021

Job ID: 232027310


Job Description

Interns thrive at JM because we give our employees the ability to do things, they wouldn't be able to anywhere else. As an Engineering Intern in Waterville, Ohio you will work side by side with other engineering professionals and plant leadership by participating in hands on activities such as sampling, analysis as well as be responsible for documentation and various plant initiatives.

Project Assignments

There are many different types of projects that new employees might be assigned to which help them develop new skills and become familiar with Johns Manville operations. Here is a sampling:

 Ensure appropriate ergonomics are being considered and used in a particular application
 Assess the environmental impact of potential projects
 Ensure proper documents are being developed and archived for a project
 Oversee appropriation requests
 Oversee acquisition of new equipment or the improvement of existing equipment
 Oversee a preventive maintenance program
 Coordinate a process realignment
 Oversee equipment troubleshooting
 Oversee process improvement or cost reduction efforts
 Coordinate capital improvements
 Project manage engineering initiatives

Position Responsibilities

 Candidate will provide engineering services for less complex technical problems and recommend a course of action. Candidate will provide engineering services for more complex problems under direct guidance of higher-level engineering personnel.
 Take an active part in the planning and execution of engineering projects
 Originate bid and purchase specifications for equipment and installations, evaluate proposals, prepare purchase requisitions and contracts for approval by higher-level engineering personnel
 Manage project work, resolve problems with advice from others and manage to schedule and within budget
 Assist Sr. Engineers on project start-up, check-out, trouble shoot trial operation
 Provide project status reports, close-out reports, operations and maintenance data as required


 Pursuing a degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Industrial, Ceramic/Materials Science) required. Ideal candidate will also demonstrate:
 Solid academic performance
 Demonstrated leadership skills
 Solid team skills
 Strategic and creative thinking

Johns Manville (JM), a Berkshire Hathaway company (NYSE: BRK.A, BRK.B), is a leading manufacturer and marketer of premium-quality products for building insulation, mechanical insulation, commercial roofing, and roof insulation, as well as fibers and nonwovens for commercial, industrial and residential applications. Our environment of innovation, collaboration and excellence has allowed us to establish a leadership position in all of the markets we serve. We operate 45 manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe and China, and have annual sales of approximately $2.5 billion. Talent thrives at JM because we give our employees the ability to do things, they wouldn't be able to anywhere else. In other words, we give our employees the freedom to achieve. This support and encouragement is what our 7,000 talented employees experience with us every day, and it's what bolsters our more-than-150-year reputation as an innovative, reliable business partner. You'll find the work at JM both challenging and fulfilling. Once a member of our team, you'll be part of a global workforce committed to building a sustainable future for our customers, our employees, our owners and the communities in which we operate. We encourage you to learn more about JM and find out why employment with us is such a rewarding experience.


The Johns Manville Internship Program is designed to provide challenging and fulfilling work in your area of expertise. We also offer additional opportunities from community service events, social outings, and intern seminars to allow you to give back, network, and gain a broader understanding of JM and its functions. We take a holistic approach to your development and are committed to providing a valuable experience for both you and the company. At the conclusion of the summer, all interns will have the opportunity to present their achievements to functional leaders at our headquarters in Denver, Colorado. We encourage you to find out why interning with us is such a rewarding experience by checking out the internship page on our website.


Johns Manville is a proud member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies, serving customers in more than 80 countries, supplying innovative products to the construction, aerospace, automotive, filtration and energy industries. With a more than 160-year legacy, we understand that our story continues to grow only with the right people saying, thinking and doing the right things. Make your story our story.

Johns Manville believes diversity and inclusion in our workplace is critical for the long-term success of our company. We are committed to retaining, developing and attracting a diverse workforce that fosters an inclusive work environment in which all employees are treated with dignity and respect. This is the right thing to do for our employees, our company and our communities.

Hear Our Employee Stories
To learn more about how you can turn a JM internship into a career that you love, watch Cassie's story .

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
No school grade completed
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Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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