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2022 Lean Intern

Redmond, WA, US

Intern Program Overview:

The Terex Intern Program immerses high potential students in challenging real-world projects which directly help drive business results at our global organization. Our rich beliefs in innovation and continuous improvement, paired with the diverse and creative mindsets of our students, leads to the development of our best-in-class products, positively impacting the lives of people all around the world.

We are committed to the personal and professional development of our students and are proud to encourage their growth into our leaders of tomorrow.



  • Partner with team members from global locations - more than 50 manufacturing locations worldwide.
  • Intern/Co-op opportunities can lead to full time careers


Real World Responsibilities:

The Lean Intern will work closely with the Lean team and assist with event preparation and participates in improvement events as requested to support plant objectives.  Activities shall include, but are not limited to:

  • Observation of team members in areas such as continuous flow, 5 s, standard work, just-in-time production techniques
  • Document work process information such as people and material flow, and cycle times
  • Observe and participate in Lean Workshops, with guidance and support of Lean Workshop Leader
  • Hands-on work in manufacturing environment, including time studies, improvements on shop floor, and building mock-ups of production line equipment


Must haves:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Quality/Continuous Improvement, or a related field with lean knowledge
  • Desire to work in hands-on environment in a manufacturing plant
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Ability to work for 3 months full-time in Redmond, WA


Nice to haves:

  • MS Excel and Powerpoint experience
  • Have a basic understanding of the stages in a product life cycle and of common project methodologies
  • Have knowledge of system skills and be able to assist with developing and driving implementation of system or process changes


Location: US-WA Redmond-B6 HR 

Department: Operations 

Job ID: 24941 


Terex Overview:

Terex Corporation is a $3.1 billion publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. We are passionate about producing equipment that helps improve the lives of people around the world, and providing our team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. While our operations are global, each office or factory is a close-knit community. We value diversity, equity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage, citizenship, and continuous improvement. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector – come join us!


Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.


Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue