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ARCOSA WIND TOWERS Production Supervisor (CI Focus) Intern - Summer 2021 - PRODU02458 in NEWTON, Iowa

The Production Supervisor Intern shall work closely with the Plant Leadership Team and other members of the production team on various tasks and projects and improve plant efficiencies. You will receive the opportunity to follow, learn and work with our leadership team to gain hands on experience. Our interns will learn what its like to supervise in a manufacturing facility.Key Responsibilities:This is a hands-on position that is heavily engaged in day-to-day production activitiesLearn about production operations, quality, and continuous improvement processes while working on key initiatives or projects.Work alongside supervisors and employees to learn, understand and positively impact production operationsTrain and develop management skills while leading and motivating othersActive involvement in employee safety and ensuring overall safety in the workplaceAn individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. The above list reflects the general details necessary to describe the principle and essential functions of the position and shall not be construed as the only duties that may be assigned for the position.Qualifications:Junior or Senior standing, working towards a Bachelors Degree in Supply Chain Logistics, Production or Operations Management, Industrial Technology Management, Business Management, General Management or related majors. Recent graduates may be considered.Able to work full-time, 40 hours per weekExcellent organization, communication and computer skills (MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).Has own transportationDesired Characteristics and Competencies:Naturally curiousCreative and resourceful problem solverStrong team player who prefers a win-win outcomeEnthusiasm and the ability to motivate othersDemonstrated leadership skills and a desire to become a better leaderExcellent organizational skills and attention to detail with a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, prioritize requests, and meet deadlinesDesire to learn and apply lean manufacturing and continuous improvement principalsThis role requires tenacity and the ability to think on your toes while under pressure. As a Production Supervisor Intern for AWT, you must be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and have a desire to coach and develop the people around you.Equal Opportunity Employerminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity