Intern - Technical Writer, Reading, PA

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Created 04/17/2019
Reference 17836
Category Intern/Co-Op
Job type Full time
Country United States
State PA
City Reading
Carpenter Technology Corporation is a leading producer and distributor of premium specialty alloys, including titanium alloys, nickel and cobalt based superalloys, stainless steels, alloy steels and tool steels. Carpenter's high-performance materials and advanced process solutions are an integral part of critical applications used within the aerospace, transportation, medical and energy markets, among other markets. Building on its history of innovation, Carpenter's powder technology capabilities support a range of next-generation products and manufacturing techniques, including additive manufacturing and 3D printing.


Part-time during the school semester and full-time during the summer.


The Safety department is looking for detail oriented college intern to serve as technical writers: taking complicated, technical terminology, and translating it into plain language.

Develop Safe Standard Work Procedures and other technical documents relating to OSHA compliance and standard work documents.

The tasks involve research on process systems, job tasks, and equipment, interviewing production employees, and reviewing JHA's (Job Hazard Analysis sheets), JBS (Job Breakdown Sheets, SOP's (Standard Operating Procedures) and manufacturer equipment manuals to produce a user-friendly document that includes photos, flow charts, line drawings, or other illustrations to sequence, enhance or clarify the proper steps required to perform a job or task, in a safe standard method.


Student needs to be enrolled as a full-time student and maintain at least a 2.75 GPA. Preferred majors: Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety, or Journalism.

Requires expert user of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and AutoCAD, Visio or other drawing packages. Ability to use graphics effectively to communicate ideas.

Good technical writing skills (clear and concise).

Requires excellent written/verbal communication and time management skills. Good interviewing and listening skills. Consistently accurate and demonstrates attention to detail.

Employment offers are contingent upon the successful completion of Carpenter's pre-employment physical, which includes a drug and alcohol screen.

Carpenter Technology Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, 401k with company contributions as well as many other options to employees.

Carpenter Technology Corporation's policy is to fully and effectively maintain a program of equal employment opportunity and nondiscrimination for all employees, to employ affirmative action for all protected classes, and to recruit and develop the best qualified persons available regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by law. The Company also will recruit, develop and provide opportunities for qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans.

Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE: CRS) is a leader in the development, manufacture and distribution of cast/wrought and powder metal stainless steels and specialty alloys including high temperature (iron-nickel-cobalt base), stainless, superior corrosion resistant, controlled expansion alloys, ultra high strength and implantable alloys, tool and die steels, and other specialty metals as well as cast/wrought titanium alloys. We provide materials solutions to the ever changing needs of the automotive, aerospace/ defense, energy, industrial, medical, and consumer products industries. Since it is all about innovation at Carpenter, we are continuing to grow and develop our business strategies.

Carpenter Technology Corporation offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, 401k with company contributions as well as many other options to employees. Learn more

Carpenter Technology Corporation is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities.  If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us by emailing   We will work to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online.  Only messages sent for this purpose will be considered.  A response to your request may take up to 5 business days.


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