Distribution Center Engineering Intern

Distribution Ft. Mill, South Carolina


Northern Tool + Equipment is excited to announce our 2023 Internship Program. The program is designed to kick-start your career and provide real-world experience in your chosen profession. Interns will further develop their skills and knowledge by completing project-based work that addresses real business issues. The projects are designed to maximize your career potential, provide valuable insights, and make a lasting impact in our growth trajectory! 



As a DC Engineering Intern, you will get the opportunity to put your unique fingerprint on the employee experience at NorthernYou will be an active member of the growing DC Systems and Engineering department that is building creative solutions on how we move product through our multi-channel distribution centersWe are a team that champions change, removes roadblocks and builds a culture where everyone can win together!   


Some of the responsibilities will include: 

  • Attending daily production leadership meetings 
  • Propose capital project, build business case, and present to SVP and Directors 
  • Opportunity to visit DCs in Arlington, Texas and Savage, Minnesota 
  • Assist on on-going project to install AS/RS system (Autostore) 


What you can expect from us:  

  • A challenging and meaningful work experience over 10 weeks – paid! 
  • A hybrid work environment with flexibility to work in person and remotely 
  • A mentor to work with you one-on-one to guide your impact 
  • Engagement opportunities with our executives and senior leadership 
  • A fast-paced work environment  
  • The ability to work on a team, as well as managing your own individual responsibilities 


What we look for in our Interns 

  • Must be rising senior or a recent graduate from a Bachelor’s or Graduate engineering program  
  • Demonstrated leadership capability in previous work experience and/or extracurriculars 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong attention to detail 
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving skills 
  • Coachable and self-motivated to learn and exceed your own expectations 
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite, including Excel, PowerPoint and Word 


Compensation:  $20/hourly 

Location:  Fort Mill, SC (on-site) 


As a trusted family business, we honor and serve those who do the tough jobs.  If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding experience to make an impact, apply today! 

We believe that having a diverse and inclusive workforce is critical to our success.  We are committed to building teams that represent a variety of background, perspectives, and skills.  At this time Northern Tool + Equipment cannot sponsor interns for employment authorization.