Intern Manufacturing Engineering
Abbott is a global health care company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies in health care. With a portfolio of leading, science-based offerings in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritional and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott serves people in more than 160 countries and employs approximately 110,000 people.
During an internship at Abbott, you will learn about all details of our businesses. Abbott offers an all including internship with a diverse choice of training and personal coaching during your internship. Furthermore, you become part of a successful and valued organization which is a key player in the future of healthcare.
Divided over the Dutch Abbott locations in Heerlen, Zwolle, Olst, Weesp, Breda, Hoofddorp and Veenendaal, Abbott offers a variety of internships.
ABOUT ABBOTT VASCULAR NETHERLANDS (AVN)
Abbott Vascular Netherlands in Heerlen, The Netherlands, is one of the two Abbott Vascular Tier 1 distribution centers responsible for the worldwide distribution of Abbott’s vascular products. From our 10,000 m2 warehouse we ship an average of 1,700 deliveries per day (765,000 units per month) to hospitals, Abbott distributors and Abbott affiliates in Europe, Middle East, Africa and South America.
Every day, over 150 employees in our warehouse and in supporting departments work on processing customer orders, maintaining a high service level to ensure that our customers receive the right products on time. Abbott Vascular Netherlands offers a complete and high standard Supply Chain solution, including an extensive range of value-add logistics activities such as labeling, relabeling and reworking of products to meet country specific needs.
WHAT WILL YOU FOCUS ON DURING YOUR INTERNSHIP?
The assignment you will work on will be for the Manufacturing Engineering department. Manufacturing Engineering represents Business Excellence together with one other team within AVN (Abbott Vascular Netherlands) This department is responsible for several workflows, such as warehouse support, quality and project management. The team is a linking pin between many departments Internal to AVN and external partners.
Within this internship you are going to lead a DMAIC on process efficiency of the team itself. We have guidelines on our efficiency and not reaching the desired state. By a nalyzing the current process in place, capturing inputs from the different stakeholders, review of the process , we want to optimize our workflow. I dentify solutions to make the process more efficient are the main focus on this Internship. Next to that you will work closely with different Departments such as: Warehouse Operations Superviso rs, Quality Department and Site Leadership members.
Within the Manufacturing Engineering department, we are working to support many workflows. The time we spend on each flow is off balance. We want to be in control again of our work and support our stakeholders in the best way we can. Our objective is to meet the target of that balance by increasing our process productivity. This will increase the customer satisfaction, decrease stress levels for the team and open up time for innovation and progress.
- You will spend 100% of your time leading an initiative based on the DMAIC structure about how the make make the team more effective within their workflows.
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
We are looking for a motivated student at the level of university and/or Applied Sciences (HBO or WO) to join our business for this assignment, including but not limited to the following field of studies:
- People and Business management
- Business Studies (Business Management)
- International Business
- Technische Bedrijfskunde
If your study is not listed, but you still think you would be the right intern for Abbott Vascular Netherlands, do not hesitate to contact us for any questions or possibilities in Heerlen or perhaps one of the other Abbott sites in the Netherlands!]
WHAT WE OFFER?
- A dynamic team which will offer you support, with a great knowledge of the DMAIC use!
- Work at the #1 Top Employer in the Netherlands!
- A competitive internship salary!
HOW TO APPLY?
If you are enthusiastic about this position, you can apply via our vacancy website: https://www.jobs.abbott/
Or contact us via email:
- Kim Sijstermans - Sr Quality Engineer – email@example.com
- Dominique Fens - Team Lead Manufacturing Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org
Abbott Vascular Netherlands B.V.
Argonstraat 1, 6422 PH
Heerlen, The Netherlands
The base pay for this position isN/A
In specific locations, the pay range may vary from the range posted.
JOB FAMILY:Administrative Support
LOCATION:Netherlands > Heerlen : Argonstraat 1
MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:Not Applicable
SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:Not Applicable