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Title:  Intern

Requisition ID:  17250-159

Monroe, LA, US, 71203

Category:  Engineering and Technical Services
Travel:  No Travel Required

The purpose of the Graphic Packing Monroe Internship Program is to develop and sustain a consistent pool of entry-level Engineering talent to fill full-time vacancies as they become available at GPI Monroe Facilities. The program also endeavors to create valuable hands-on learning opportunities that enrich the engineering academic program. Internships are hourly (non-exempt) temporary positions. Interns typically work 40 hours per week during the summer months and may have the opportunity to work intermittently during the Fall and Spring Semesters. Interns must successfully complete the post-offer, pre-employment process (to include a Drug Test & Background Check). The program is designed to encourage multi-year assignments with first year assignments being held by freshman or sophomore-level students.

JOB FUNCTIONS: Job functions include, but are not limited to the following:
• Institute visual tools on field instrumentation to provide visible identification of desired operating ranges
• Develop preventative maintenance procedures to reduce unplanned downtime and generate higher availability
• Audit existing and develop new BOMs as required to improve planning, scheduling, and repair processes
• Specify and manage maintenance and capital projects to ensure cost effective resource to management

Required Skills

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering in Progress
• Interns must have/ maintain at least a 3.0 GPA.

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

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