Siding Engineering Intern

Job Req ID:  10152
Location: 

Hayward, WI, US, 54843-7841 Bath, NY, US, 14810 Tomahawk, WI, US, 54487-9406

Date:  Mar 31, 2024
Description: 

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions) is a leading provider of high-performance building solutions that meet the demands of builders, remodelers, and homeowners worldwide. We manufacture engineered wood building products that include an extensive offering of innovative and dependable building materials and accessories. LP’s values-driven culture creates an environment where talented and hardworking people thrive in an ethical, inclusive, challenging, and rewarding place to work. Since our founding in 1972, we’ve developed careers and provided advancement opportunities in the building products industry. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates more than 20 facilities across North and South America. For more information, visit LPCorp.com.

Job Purpose

This position will support our Siding Engineering team as a Summer Intern from May 2024 – August 2024, and will be based at one of our Siding Facilities. This is a paid, full time Internship. The selected candidate will report to a Siding Regional Engineer supporting multiple facilities and projects.

 

Available Locations: 

  • Hayward, Wisconsin 
  • Tomahawk, Wisconsin 
  • Bath, New York 

In this position you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn the process of manufacturing Engineered Wood products.
  • Gain exposure to the one or more of the following fields within wood manufacturing industry:
    • Process Engineering, Process Controls and Automation, Maintenance & Reliability, & Industrial Engineering.
  • Develop or assist in the development of capital projects per LP’s CPMS process. Develop scope, schedule, budget, and forecasted spends. Upload into LP’s Capital Planning software for approvals.  If time permits, intern will execute a portion of the project work.  The project will be pre-determined and appropriate for intern’s abilities.
  • Review and update plant/facility drawings as required per project requirements.
  • Participate in mentoring opportunities from engineering and production staff.

What do I need to be successful?

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, & AutoCAD
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to adhere to all safety requirements
  • Willingness to learn new skills

Education

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program, preferably in Engineering

Work Environment

  • This position will be based at one of our Siding facilities and have the opportunity to work from home/remote on a hybrid schedule.

 

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LP offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including health and welfare benefits, 401(k) program, career mobility, tuition reimbursement, volunteer opportunities, profit sharing and more.


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