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IKO Paid Engineer Internship in Sumas, Washington

IKO Industries Ltd. is a market leader in the manufacturing of roofing and building materials. IKO is a Canadian owned and operated business with production facilities worldwide and has many years of unparalleled success in the roofing materials industry. Quality, integrity, and trustworthiness are the values that underlie this success, and we have built this company by hiring people who hold these values. People like you!

Job Description

*Must be located Local / Washington State to be considered*


  • Competitive wage ($23.00-$24.00 per hour)

  • The opportunity to join a continuously growing organization with focus on Diversity and Inclusion

  • The opportunity to work with an industry leader in manufacturing

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the implementation of 5S Lean Manufacturing systems into the manufacturing plant environment

  • Monitor critical environmental data

  • Gather data from various data tracking systems

  • Conduct plant walk-throughs daily for the identification of any safety or environmental concerns

  • Evaluate workplace ergonomics

  • Facilitate the creation of a visual workplace for the manufacturing floor

  • Conduction vibration testing and analysis

  • Create drawings in Auto-Cad

  • Assist in the transitioning of data from the existing Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) from MP2 to Maximo

  • Assist with inventory and parts management

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be a current Junior or Senior enrolled in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, or Environmental Engineer degree programs.

  • Auto-CAD proficiency preferred

  • Must be able to stand and walk frequently

  • Must be comfortable working at heights occasionally

  • Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs unassisted

  • Microsoft Office Suite proficiency required (Outlook, Word, Power Point and Excel)

Benefits of Employment: IKO recognizes that its success is due to the strength of its employees. A primary goal of IKO is to promote individual employee's sense of accomplishment and contribution so that employees enjoy their association with IKO. The Company invests in its employees so that they are the most knowledgeable in the industry, and undertakes great efforts to nurture loyalty to, and teamwork at, IKO. We are pleased to offer competitive compensation, health care, a progressive and challenging workplace and a commitment to teamwork and integrity.

Diversity and Equal Opportunity Employment: IKO Industries Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion and are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability. IKO Industries Ltd. encourages and welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

IKO is a leading manufacturer of residential and commercial roofing systems operating in Canada, the United States and multiple global markets. Our 70+ years of success has been enabled by the dedication of our employees. We would welcome the opportunity to consider you for one of our great opportunities!

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