Manufacturing Engineering Spring Internship/ CoOp (Walpole, Massachusetts)
Walpole, MA 
Posted 12 days ago
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Manufacturing Engineering Internship/ CoOp Spring 2024

Walpole, Massachusetts- Onsite

We are looking for candidates available starting January.

Who we are:

Whether we're building the world's most efficient large aero-engine or supporting NASA missions on the edge of space, Rolls-Royce is all about innovation. We invest over $1 billion every year into research and development and pioneer cutting edge technology. Working at Rolls-Royce means being part of a global team of around 50,000 bold, curious people, creating cleaner, faster, more competitive power. It means looking to the future, and shaping the world we live in.

Manufacturing Engineering:

At Rolls Royce Naval Marine Walpole we design, manufacture, test, and support Naval Propulsion Systems. This manufacturing engineering role will focus on large-format 5-axis machining operations as well as assembly and test.

The primary purpose of Manufacturing is to develop, implement and operate our manufacturing facilities or support our external suppliersto deliver customer specified products throughout the product lifecycle of manufacturing, assembly, disassembly, and repair that embody safety, quality, cost, and delivery, ensuring compliance to the design intent.

Within all our manufacturing businesses of aerospace and marine, we focus on four core areas to help us deliver a capable and reliable method of production within manufacturing technology, a clear and effective strategy to product introduction into our manufacturing, assembly and repair processes, a defined method to meet technical governance and change management to preserve integrity of the customer and business requirements, and a high performing aptitude for driving continuous improvement and manufacturability throughout our supply chain process.

Morethan 18,000 people work in manufacturing worldwide making it the largest function within Rolls-Royce.

What you'll do:

On this 6-month program as a Manufacturing Engineering Intern / Co-Op, you'll gain practical experience on real-life assignments within one of our core areas that will put your theoretical knowledge to the test. Along the way, you'll work alongside some true experts and be taught valuable skills.

As an intern, you'll be assigned a manufacturing engineer as your line manager and career coach, so you'll be learning directly from a skilled professional. And all the projects you do will be in support of a real business need, with a direct link to our products and customers. It makes for a fantastic opportunity to share your ideas and really make a difference. Not only will you receive on-the-job training, you'll develop a host of transferable skills. Your day-to-day tasks will vary, and you'll receive support from different people within the business, all of whom will be committed to helping you to deliver your best.

What you'll need:

Candidates will have strong demonstrations of interpersonal skills, curiosity, problem solving, analytical, and critical thinking skills.

Candidates will be able to/have:

  • Ability to take initiative/self-directed
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Strong verbal and written skills
  • How to identify a problem
  • Understanding of how to scope a task
  • Understanding how to interpret data and apply it to a decision or next action step as needed
  • Understanding the concept of continuous improvement

Relevant Majors:

Attending an accredited college/university working towards a bachelor's degree:

  • Industrial Engineering/or Technology
  • Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering/or Technology

Minimum GPA: 3.0

Preferred qualifications (not required):

  • Understanding and experience with CAD but not required
  • Experience with drawing/blueprint interpretation but not required
  • Prior manufacturing internship/co-op preferred but not required
  • Experience in CNC machining preferred but not required

Work Authorization Eligibility:

You must be a U.S. Citizen. There are no sponsorships for this role.

We are an equal opportunities employer. We're committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we'll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential.

You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy .

At Rolls-Royce we also support requests for flexible working arrangements wherever possible.

Closing Date: December 5th, 2023


Job Posting Date

21 Nov 2023; 00:11
Pay Range
$20.40- $30.60-Hourly


Walpole, Massachusetts


Interns are eligible for Paid Time Off; and a housing stipend.

We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. We are an equal opportunities employer.


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