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Manufacturing/Engineering Associate Internship - Summer 2018

Thomson Reuters Exception 11/1/2017 1:53:00 AM Eagan, MN United States of America
Job Description

At Thomson Reuters Core Publishing Solutions, we provide quality book printing and distribution services for our clients throughout Minnesota, the United States and around the world. With a range of printing, warehousing, and fulfillment services to offer, we provide clients with timely, cost-effective solutions to their printing and distribution needs.

Our 1.3 million square foot manufacturing facility in Eagan, Minnesota, is one of the largest printing, warehousing and fulfillment facilities in the United States. We have a strong history of creating quality products for businesses within Thomson Reuters and for external customers around the globe.


The Manufacturing/Engineering Associate Intern will contribute to the manufacturing organization in optimizing business processes for continuous process improvement, department effectiveness, and cost control.  Positions are available in the following departments:  Press/Prepress/Digital Print, Bindery/Subscription Services/Distribution and Engineering.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create tooling and fixture changes as needed and coordinate with tool designers to specify or procure new tooling and fixtures.
  • Develop and update process documentation and procedure instructions.
  • Analyze and evaluate manufacturing methods and standards. Provide solution to problems that adversely affect operator safety, quality, productivity, and cost.
  • Assist in development and troubleshooting of manufacturing equipment.
  • Support day to day assembly line activity.  Maintain a neat, clean, orderly work area.
  • Support on-going continuous improvement initiatives through identification and implementation.
  • Work in safe and healthy manner, strictly following all safety rules and regulations.
  • Assumes other responsibilities as required by management.


  • 3rd or 4th year BA student in the following degree programs:  Graphic Communications Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Logistics, Operations Management or related program
  • Previous manufacturing experience and or internship experience is a plus

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Basic understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Proven oral and written communication skills
  • Planning and project management skills
  • Ability to take direction on projects
  • Ability to adapt well to change in a fast paced environment
  • Working knowledge of MS Office

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

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Eagan-Minnesota-United States of America
Req #: JREQ093088
Locations: Eagan-Minnesota-United States of America
Job Function: Exception
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