Avalon Precision Casting

Event Date: November 14, 2013
Employer: Avalon Precision Casting
City: Cleveland, OH or Jackson, WI
Degree Requirement: BA/BS
Employment Type: Internship
The CEO of Avalon caled me specifically requesting Purdue MSE's to apply for this position. Specific questions may be forwarded to: dciabotti@avalon-castings.com (Mr. Douglas Ciabotti). 2.5 GPA minimum, entering junior year fall 2014(status)

                                         15583 Brookpark Road, Cleveland, OH  44142   (216) 362-4100 www.avalon-castings.com                 

2206 W. Sherman Rd. Jackson, WI 53037   (262) 677-2280 www.craftcastco.com

Materials Engineering Intern


Avalon Craft Cast Precision Casting Co. is currently seeking Materials/Mechanical/Industrial Engineering Interns to join our team in Cleveland, Ohio or Jackson, WI for a summer internship.

Essential Functions:

  • Assist the Engineering staff in the implementation of a new MRP software package
  • Perform time studies throughout the manufacturing process to establish standards for direct labor hours
  • Collect performance data from the shop floor and summarize/report results to the Engineers
  • Assist in the determination of equipment capacity and load planning data
  • Other various projects as directed by the Engineering staff


  • Candidate is working towards completion of a BS in Materials, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
  • Candidate will have completed at least 2 years of studies
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Effective communication, organizational skills and time management skills
  • Ability to work with a team and independently in a fast paced environment
  • Strong computer skills including Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Letter of recommendation from a professor

Physical/Environmental Requirements:

  • Work will be performed in a shop floor manufacturing environment
  • Candidate will need steel toe safety shoes/boots
  • All other personal protective equipment (eye/ear protection, etc.) will be provided

Who we are:

Avalon Craft Cast produces intricate net-shape and near net-shape metal parts using the investment casting process. We pour a wide variety of alloys and serve a broad range of markets.