• Laboratory Engineer Intern

    Location US-GA-Atlanta
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    At UL, we push boundaries, provide peace of mind, and unlock what’s next.  #ThisIsOurNormal


    Contribute to a Safer, More Secure, and More Sustainable World. At UL, we know why we come to work. Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with one common purpose – to make the world a safer, more secure, and more sustainable place to live. We clear the way for our customers to introduce the latest products, technological advances, and systems in an increasingly complex world so they can provide peace of mind to the market. Our integrity is woven throughout our company and shapes the way we approach and deliver our solutions. We are proud that the work we do every day has a meaningful contribution to society. We continue to build upon our legacy of trusted expertise and partnership to keep our communities safe and secure as we march forward into the future. This helps us to sleep better at night, and we are confident that the millions of people we touch rest easier too. 


    UL is looking for a Full-Time Laboratory Engineering Intern from the Georgia Institute of Technology to join our Retail Laboratory in Atlanta, GA for the Spring 2019 semester (Jan-May) with the option to continue on through the Summer (May - Aug). 


    The Mechanical/Industrial Laboratory Engineering Intern will assist UL's Retail Customer's Engineering staff with improving the quality and overall customer satisfaction of its privately branded products; including returns to store reduction, damage or damage markdown reduction, improving online reviews and ratings, and reduce customer care complaints. Ensure optimal execution of process controls for the customer and its related companies so that the factories being used and the products being manufactured meet or exceed product specifications and relevant national, state, and local laws.


    This Intern will also assist to ensure compliance to all relevant requirements from Standard Operating Procedures, contracts, supplier buying agreements, and purchase orders. Monitor the implementation of continuous improvement / corrective / preventive action plans throughout each process.


    These responsibilities will include tasks such as:

    • Resolve quality issues by identifying problems, examining solutions and providing feedback to the UL Retail customer, including issues of capability, tolerancing, and materials/handling related issues.
    • Effectively communicate and reinforce the UL commitment to quality improvement efforts
    • Assist in the development of Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Control plans and Measurement system analysis.
    • Assist in the Development / validation of test and inspection plans designed to assure quality of products based on a review of UL, ANSI, industry trends, and historical performance data.
    • Support the Retail Customer in the review and resolution of issues with suppliers, factories, service providers, merchandising, store operations, distribution, safety, customers, and other related supply chain components as required.
    • Analyze and interpret assessment, test, and inspection results, determine root cause of failures and non-conformities, and drive continuous improvement and best practices.
    • Assists in defining, developing and deploying data, analytics and reporting products and services.
    • Conducts data validation, statistical analyses, and data mapping.
    • Knowledge of Hand tools and Measuring Equipment.
    • Performs other duties as directed.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Must be eighteen years of age or older.
    • Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
    • University Student (Junior or Senior level) with a major in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or related field from an ABET accredited program. No previous experience required
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
    • Strong customer service skills with the ability to interface effectively and professionally with clients
    • Eager to learn, team player, and ability to work autonomously



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