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Engineer - Mechanical, Intern

Fabrication Shop - Anderson
Anderson, CA
Close Date:  10/05/2021
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

At Sierra Pacific Industries, we understand our greatest strength is the people who choose to build a career with us.

What does it mean to be part of the Sierra Pacific family? It means you are a valued team member and part of a growing, third-generation family-owned, forest products company built on hard work, innovation, and wise investments.

With over 5,000 crew members in over 30 states, Sierra Pacific offers many opportunities for personal and professional growth; from entry-level to skilled trades, from truck drivers to sales managers, from foresters to engineers – for everyone! We invite you to learn more about our history, our over 2 million acres of forestlands, and our state-of-the-art wood product and window manufacturing facilities at www.spi-ind.com/AboutUs.


Mechanical Engineer Interns will work directly with a team of experienced engineers to assist in the design and rebuilding of lumber manufacturing equipment. Sierra Pacific Industries is seeking motivated individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in mechanical engineering and machine design.

About The Position
• Assist full-time engineers with drafting and seeing projects and sub-assembly projects through the manufacturing process
• Take on small projects that involve designing or rebuilding wood products equipment
• Work and gain experience in a full-on fabrication, machining, and tech shop

Qualifications
• Currently in second or third year of engineering school, in or related to mechanical systems
• Completed coursework in a 3D modeling class or competent in Solidworks
• Possess strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Understanding of basic welding and machining procedures
• Interested in machinery and mechanical systems

Why Join Our Team?
Because this is more than an invitation, it's a commitment to offer opportunities for personal and professional growth to everyone! We ask people to grow with us and make the company even better.

We provide an excellent benefit package including a full Health Benefits Plan with low cost premiums, a 401(k) with Company Match, additional Retirement Contributions, and company paid Life Insurance. In addition, for over 38 years, the Sierra Pacific Foundation has provided scholarships to help the children of our crew members with education expenses. Each year, the Foundation gives an average of $500,000 in scholarships.

How To Apply
If you are qualified and would like to join our team, the deadline to apply is October 5th 2021. There are 3 ways to apply:

Apply online

Let's talk! Apply in person Monday-Friday from 8am to 4pm at:
Sierra Pacific Industries
19758 Riverside Avenue
Anderson, CA 96007
(530) 378-8353

Send a resume and cover letter referencing this position to:
Sierra Pacific Industries
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 10939
Anderson, CA 96007

Sierra Pacific is an (EOE) Equal Opportunity Employer, including those with a disability and veterans.

At Sierra Pacific Industries, we understand our greatest strength is the people who choose to build a career with us.

What does it mean to be part of the Sierra Pacific family? It means you are a valued team member and part of a growing, third-generation family-owned, forest products company built on hard work, innovation, and wise investments.

With over 5,000 crew members in over 30 states, Sierra Pacific offers many opportunities for personal and professional growth; from entry-level to skilled trades, from truck drivers to sales managers, from foresters to engineers – for everyone! We invite you to learn more about our history, our over 2 million acres of forestlands, and our state-of-the-art wood product and window manufacturing facilities at www.spi-ind.com/AboutUs.

Hear from our valued SPI family, in their own words and through their own stories, what it's like to build a career at Sierra Pacific Industries.

As part of our safety in the workplace policy, an offer of employment is subject to a negative drug screen result. We are also proud that all Sierra Pacific facilities follow our tobacco-free policy. Sierra Pacific adheres to E-verify to verify the social security number of all newly hired employees. Sierra Pacific is an (EOE) Equal Opportunity Employer, including those with a disability and veterans. If you are an individual with a disability and need accommodation to complete the application process, please call 800-378-8001 or write to Sierra Pacific Industries at PO Box 496011, Redding, CA 96049.

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