Model Maker Intern- Summer 2020
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: October 11, 2019
Who we are:
Steelcase was founded as an office furniture maker, and we've
evolved into the global leader in workplace solutions. We apply our
insights to the intersection of space, technology, and furniture,
helping individuals and teams in leading companies around the world
to have a better day at work.
We pursue innovation, strive for sustainability and develop
insights in every part of our business. Watch this video to learn
more about us.
Why people choose to work with us:
The model shop provides a dynamic, creative, and engaging
environment. You ll enjoy collaboration and owning individual
responsibilities. We strive for you to grow and with our
mentorship, we believe you will learn what it takes to be a
professional model maker.
What you will be doing:
You ll learn a wide range of skills and equipment. We'll
cross-train in all areas of our Model Shop and the related
equipment including 3-d printing, wood, upholstery, machining, CNC
machining, sheet metal, welding, and painting. You ll have the
opportunity to work cross-functionally with designers, engineers,
and industry experts. In this reciprocal environment, you will
determine the best methods and materials to develop a product.
Who you are:
* Do you find yourself building, modeling, or making things with
your hands outside of class*
* Do you love looking at sketches and making a 3D version*
* Are you passionate about building and crafting new things*
* Are your favorite classes the hands-on ones*
* Have you taken courses in: clay/foam modeling, mold making, or
* Ideal degree: Model making degree
* Provide a portfolio
* Minimum coursework required: basic power tools classes
* General model making skills in a variety of materials: wood,
plastic, sheet metal, etc.
* Previous use of shop equipment (mill, lathe, saws, CNC)
Your Future Team:
You ll be in a holistic learning environment and our goal is to
identify top students to hire and train for potential full-time
We are proud of our diverse and inclusive workforce, and we're
always looking to get better. We value applicants who are
comfortable interacting with people different than themselves.
Women, people of any race or national origin, lesbian, gay,
bisexual, and transgender people, veterans, working mothers and
fathers, and everyone else are all invited to apply.
We seek to find the best person to fill this role and will not
discriminate based on race, color, creed, genetic information,
religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender
identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any
other characteristic prohibited by law
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