Hawthorne Gardening Company
Published
March 2, 2022
Location
Marysville, OH
Category
Other  
Job Type

Description

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

We’re looking for an Engineering Intern in Marysville, OH!

Our Intern program is designed to cultivate the professional growth of students through a dynamic work environment. Over the course of several months, you will work on meaningful projects and have opportunities to learn from industry leaders. We are committed to your development but will also rely on you to bring new knowledge, new ideas, and innovation into our organization!

In this role you will:

  • Partner with Plant Managers, engineers, and functional groups to execute Manufacturing Improvement Plans

    • Both lead and provide support for reliable project efforts

    • Identify common loss themes across multiple facilities and provide solutions

  • Diagnose technical problems, and identify short and long-term solutions using Root Cause Analysis tools (Fishbone, 5-Why, FMEA, and other tools)

    • Recommends/facilitates the implementation of solutions

  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to resolve problems and optimize safety, quality, and output while reducing costs

    • Lead technical support for glide path cost out opportunities

  • Champion efforts to drive out manufacturing variation

  • Serve as a technical liaison for all levels of the company including production/maintenance associates, plant technical and management resources, corporate engineering and R&D organizations, and other plants.

    • Develop/deliver technical training for various levels of the organization and serve as a regional resource in cross-functional platform/technology/product teams

  • Drive EH&S related projects to improve the safety of manufacturing facilities

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Be enrolled in an accredited college, university, or trade school. 

  • Possess strong analytical and leadership skills.

  • Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication.

  • Prioritize collaboration and problem-solving. 

  • Manage multiple tasks and is detailed-oriented. 

  • Have prior internship experience (preferred but not required).

COME GROW WITH US, WHERE THE GRASS REALLY IS GREENER!

 

 

 

Our commitment to LiveTotal Health puts the wellness and safety of our associates and their families as the top priority.  Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring associate safety has been a primary focus for all of us at Scott's. With the continuing pandemic, we remain committed to doing everything we can to keep our associates healthy and safe.   As such, we are requiring certain associates to get a COVID vaccine*. This safety measure will help protect our associates, our families, and our communities.  We recognize a medical or personal circumstance may prevent you from meeting this requirement and we have a process to address those concerns.

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network

The Hawthorne Gardening Company is a start-up company focused on hydroponic gardening. Dedicated to creating high-quality products founded in social and environmental responsibility. Backed by the largest lawn and garden company in the U.S. (Scotts Miracle-Gro, NYSE: SMG) we bring new ideas, values, and culture to our endeavors without the constraints of a large corporation. We are an energetic, progressive-minded, sustainability-focused group of highly-motivated individuals, eager to share our love of gardening with the world.

The brands and products within our portfolio include Sunlight Supply, General Hydroponics, General Organics, Vermicrop, Botanicare, AeroGarden, CanFilters, and Gavita Lighting.

Hawthorne Gardening Company is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug-free workplace.

EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Hawthorne Gardening Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Hawthorne Gardening Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

*Except where prohibited by state or local law