Quality Development Program - Co-Op - August 2022
Posted on: November 22, 2021
The Future Looks Brighter Through Glass!
As we transform our industry together, our people are seizing
opportunities to transform their career paths. One opportunity for
advancement is through our programs and internships. So much is
possible for those who work hard and challenge themselves to be
their very best.
We are currently seeking students to Co-Op in our Quality
Development Program at our global headquarters in Perrysburg, OH
during the Fall '22 Semester. As a Co-Op at O-I, you will be
offered challenging and diverse opportunities while being supported
through a structured learning and development program, with access
to a variety of on the job activities, networking and social
Your Co-op experience with O-I will provide challenge and broaden
your exposure to our industry and our organization. As you continue
to grow, you'll take on more independent work, acquire a skill set
that contributes to your group's success, and help shape our
future. You'll learn our technology, business and processes and
gain a solid foundation in manufacturing operations. The QDP
prepares you for technical and supervisory roles in the areas of
manufacturing and quality within our North American plants.
What You Will Do On a Day-to-day Basis
The Quality Development Co-op Program is a 12-16 week program that
includes quality and manufacturing training. Through your active
participation in this program, you will gain a well-rounded
background in plant operations, customer relations, and
manufacturing management. This may include travel to O-I
manufacturing facilities and to O-I customers as well as regular
interactions with corporate and manufacturing personnel. Throughout
the co-op program your specific duties may vary, however you can
expect to do the following:
- Perform a variety of tests, analyses, and studies related to
the improvement of glass container quality.
- Apply your problem solving skills and knowledge of various
statistical tools and methods to design studies, conduct quality
and complaints analyses.
- Participate in the evaluation and testing of new container
- Work with O-I manufacturing plants and customers to investigate
glass container quality and/or manufacturing issues.
- Conduct measurements and write reports to summarize and
communicate quality analyses.
- Learn various facets of the plant process including: batch and
furnace operations, forming machines, equipment, inspection,
packaging, and quality assurance systems
Required Skills and Qualifications:
- Undergraduate student pursuing a degree in a relevant
Engineering, Operations, or Manufacturing Technology discipline.
Desired degrees include: Mechanical, Industrial, Chemical,
Manufacturing, Ceramic and Glass Engineering, Engineering,
Maintenance and Industrial Technology, Operations Management and
- High attention to detail.
- Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks and assignments
to meet objectives.
- Strong interpersonal skills: Well-spoken, professional
demeanor. Able to interact with all levels of the
- A record of achievement. We want to see what you've
accomplished at school, work or extra-curricular activities.
- Commitment and flexibility to relocation. Upon completion of
the full-time training program, next step opportunities will
require relocation to be placed permanently in any one of our
manufacturing facilities in the United States.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis. (O-I
does not sponsor working visas for internships or co-ops).
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or
without reasonable accommodations.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO
O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate
against any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation,
gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or
any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a
medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable
accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order
to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact
O-I at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact
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