Dematic Simulation Intern in Austin, Texas

Simulation Intern

  • Functional Area: Solution Development

  • Location: USA - TX - Austin

  • Req ID: 53243

  • Job Type: Internship

  • Job Time: Full-Time

  • Experience Level: Entry Level

  • Required Education: High School Diploma

  • Required Travel %: 10.00

Company Description:

Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 6,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located across the globe. Dematic has implemented more than 4,500 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.

Headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services, and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally, and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

Job Description:

Job Description:

Dematic Corp is seeking a Simulation Intern in our Austin, TX, Atlanta, GA, Grand Rapids MI, and Milwaukee, WI offices. The Simulation Intern will work closely with the Operations Planning and Simulation Engineering functions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Works on simulation model development on medium to large-sized simulation projects.

  • Works with others on project timelines and resources to successfully implement complex projects.

  • Conducts periodic status checks with customer and team to assess progress against plan. Helps perform re-forecasts of project variables as necessary throughout the project.

  • Designs and develops accurate and valid computer-based models of manufacturing and/or material handling systems made up of package conveyor, pallet conveyor, automatic guided vehicles, and automated storage and retrieval systems.

  • Constructs simulation models that conform to approved modeling standards.

  • Performs data collection and preparation of model specifications.

  • Analyzes and interprets simulation results including appropriate statistical analyses.

  • Helps to develop customer presentations.

  • Clearly communicates complex principles, ideas, and concepts. Skillfully uses verbal communication to build customer confidence and understanding.

Job Requirements:

Successful candidates must be pursuing their Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering or a related field and have a GPA of 3.0 or above. The successful candidate will have completed academic training in Simulation Modeling and Analysis. Knowledge of AutoMod, FlexSim or Demo3D is desirable. Experience with other simulation software is necessary.

  • Writing skills to create business documents using both MS Word and PowerPoint

  • Performs full range of standard work for the professional field.

  • Identifies and resolves problems that are more complex and applies problem-solving skills in order to deal with most situations.

  • Highly motivated, positive attitude and goal orientated

Key Working Relationships:

  • Primarily intra-organizational contacts and minimal external contacts

General Requirements:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do 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.