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Intern, Engineering

Job Category:  Engineering
Work Location:  Corbion Site
Office Location: 

Totowa, NJ, US

Job Type:  Intern
Job ID:  3861

At Corbion, we exist to champion preservation in all its forms, preserving food and food production, health, and our planet.




The Production Engineering Summer Intern will support the Totowa NJ manufacturing facility by working on projects that will help drive improvement on site KPI’s such as Safety, Productivity, Quality, Cost/lb & On-Time Delivery to Customers.



  • Auditing manufacturing lines and conducting time studies to determine opportunities to increase production capacity and optimize efficiency
  • Support engineers to verify production data tracking and increase the reliability of digital information
  • Create Process Flow Diagrams for key site operations
  • Drive cost savings by improving productivity, material utilization and by optimizing processes
  • Support implementation of capital projects including participation on start-up teams, creating procedures and tracking project through handover to Operations
  • Work closely with supervisors and operators to identify pain-points in production and put together a cross-functional team to create a solution
  • Follow all GMP's (Good Manufacturing Practices), Safety, and Environmental regulations as well as company policies.
  • Maintain positive attitude. Focus on the customer. teamwork, and quality productivity



  • Ability to work in teams and independently
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Experience with engineering software suites such as Microsoft Visio or Auto Cad (not required but a plus)
  • Able to work in lab and manufacturing environment (lift/maneuver up to 50lbs, wear PPE)
  • Self-starter and open to learning


EDUCATION MAJOR:             Industrial, Chemical, Mechanical Engineering


EDUCATION LEVEL:                Junior, Rising Senior


Why Work for Corbion?

The start of your career at Corbion offers many chances where you have the advantages of a dynamic, multinational organization. There is an informal atmosphere and the culture promotes self-management.



About Corbion 

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and its derivatives, and a leading supplier of emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins, and algae ingredients. We use our unique expertise in fermentation and other processes to deliver sustainable solutions for the preservation of food and food production, health, and our planet. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting-edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. In 2021, Corbion generated annual sales of € 1070.8 million and has a workforce of over 2400 employees. Corbion is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. For more information:


Corbion does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. All candidates must be submitted by approved Corbion vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission by our Talent Acquisition team for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless such a request has been made by the Corbion Talent Acquisition team and such candidate was submitted to the Corbion Talent Acquisition Team.


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