Polymers Process Engineer Intern


About Us:


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.

Project Outline:


STIHL Inc. has an opportunity for a Process Engineer Intern in the Polymers department! 


This intern will work with the process engineering group to support daily production of injection molding systems. 

Project Goals:


  • Small ROI investigation into automating manual process
  • Assist with troubleshooting of production equipment
  • Cycle time reduction study on molding process

Preferred Qualifications:


Polymers or mechanical design of study preferred.  Mechanical, Robotic, Polymers Engineering etc.  Sophomore or higher preferred.  Above 3.0 preferred.


Preferred Candidate Qualities

  • Motivated and interest levels in Plastics or Stihl in general
  • Curious and entrepreneurial qualities
  • Adept and comfortable in software environments (Design, Excel, etc)

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach