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Intern - Engineering

Company: Glanbia Performance Nutrition
Location: Hartford
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Impact Lives on a Global Scale

Ever wonder if your contribution really matters? At Glanbia Performance Nutrition, we can honestly say it does. Established as one of the world's largest sports nutrition companies, we're now developing innovative products for the lifestyle market, too. We are on a journey to actively improve lives globally and invite you to do the same. You'll have the chance to work with great brands, such as Optimum Nutrition, BSN, Isopure, Amazing Grass, think! and SlimFast, as well as exciting development opportunities. Join us and pursue a meaningful career within a category that can truly change lives for the better.



Company Summary:

Glanbia is a global nutrition company, grounded in science and nature and dedicated to providing better nutrition for every step of life's journey.The company takes pure and clean ingredients including milk, whey and grains and using expert knowledge and capabilities produces high quality nutritional ingredients and branded consumer products for customers and consumers worldwide.



Glanbia Performance Nutrition is a wholly owned subsidiary of Glanbia headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois.GPN manufactures and markets the full range of performance nutrition products including protein, pre-workout, muscle gainers and general health. Products are sold through a variety of channels including specialty retail, the internet and gyms in a variety of formats including powders, bars and Ready-to-Drink beverages. GPN has a global and expanding footprint with a current in-market presence in 24 countries.



Job/Project Summary:Be a key contributor to the GPN team as an Engineering Intern.



Learning Objectives:



  • Apply engineering knowledge to real business case scenarios


  • Interface with contractors and suppliers


  • Develop relationship management skills appropriate for business


  • Develop a working understanding of operational processes





    • Build collaboration and project management skills





      Expected Outcomes:



      • Completion of intern team project and final project presentation


      • Strong Team collaboration


      • Active participation in intern activities





        Job Responsibilities (listed in order of importance and/or time spent):Job duties would include, but not be limited to:



        • Research, Justify, and Execute operational improvement projects through coordination and collaboration with cross functional stakeholders


        • Project Management and schedule development


        • Research new technologies





          Minimum Qualifications:



          • Pursuing a bachelor's degree majoring in Engineering, Engineering Technology, or a related field


          • Clear written communication and strong interpersonal skills


          • Excellent organization and time management skills





            • Self-starter and highly motivated


            • Ability to follow through on tasks with minimum direction


            • Ability to multi-task


            • Effective working individually and within team environments.


            • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)








              At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.



              At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.

Keywords: Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Hartford , Intern - Engineering, Other , Hartford, Connecticut

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