Manufacturing Engineering Intern

Engineering Tualatin, Oregon

Position at Nortek Air Solutions


Manufacturing Engineer Intern

About Nortek Air Solutions

We're on a mission to make the world safer, healthier, and more productive. We are a premier HVAC Company offering energy efficient and sustainable products and solutions that exceed customer expectations through employee’s commitment to quality, customer service and operational excellence. Nortek was established in 1977 and offer the innovation and expertise of the largest group of custom heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVVAC) brands in North America. We offer high quality systems in multiple shapes, sizes, and configurations for new construction and renovation.

Position Summary: 

  • Under technical guidance and supervision, create value added processes to meet production needs and reduce costs for multiple projects and priorities.
  • Perform work which involves conventional engineering practices, but may include a variety of complex features, system interactions, and unique materials.
  • Follow company policies, new product development processes, and design guidelines.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Create Value Stream Maps of site manufacturing processes
  • Work with cross-functional teams to solve problems throughout the manufacturing process
  • Identify manufacturing assembly process improvements
  • Identify root causes and solutions for manufacturing assembly quality issues
  • Maintains an attitude which consistently represents the organizational culture, including: the mission, vision, and core attributes
  • Other Ad hoc duties as assigned by manager
  • Supports “Lean Business Enterprise” initiatives for continuous process improvement and waste elimination



  • Basic understanding of statistics
  • General knowledge of process mapping
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelors Degree Mechanical, Manufacturing, and/or Industrial Engineering program
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Word and Excel required)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Motivated, creative, and enthusiastic to learn
  • US Citizen
  • Autodesk Inventor experience or training is preferred



  • Hybrid work option (partially remote)
  • 401-k match of 50% on your contribution up to 6%


Nortek Air Solutions offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. To learn more about Nortek Air Solutions, please visit our company website at 

Nortek Air Solutions is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex national origin, age disability, sexual orientation, or any other class protected by federal or state law.