Plastipak Packaging is a global industry leader in the design and manufacturing of plastic rigid containers of the highest quality. Our list of customers include some of the worlds most recognized and respected brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods and Pepsi, just to name a few. Plastipak is fully invested in our associates providing hands-on training opportunities, unlimited access to industry innovations and motivation for career development. Our commitment to our employees is demonstrated in numerous awards for innovation, environmental sustainability, and corporate citizenship. We pride ourselves on an environment where our associates have the freedom and encouragement to reach beyond the ordinary, with unlimited possibilities.
Plastipak is an equal opportunity employer.
The Engineering Summer Internship Program is a 10-12 week program at the Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Global Business and Technology Center in Plymouth, MI or at one of our manufacturing sites in the United States. This program looks to target undergraduate students in their junior year or first year graduate students and acts as a preview for full-time employment upon graduation.
Not only does the Engineering Summer Internship Program’s work plan involve daily activities, but it also includes a defined project that solves real business issues contributing to the company’s bottom line. Each host organization has completed work plans defining the objectives given to the intern at the beginning of the assignment.
The internship program includes the following:
An assigned mentor
An objective setting session with the intern’s supervisor
An interim review at 5-6 weeks
A final management presentation
A final performance review
Junior year candidates with an expected graduation date of May 2020
First year graduate students with an expected graduation date of May 2020
Minimum GPA of 3.0 is preferred
Willing to travel or relocate as required