Electrical/Electronics Intern


McCormick & Company, Incorporated, a global leader in flavor, is seeking an EET Intern reporting to a Maintenance Team Manager. 


With more than $5 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick.  McCormick makes every moment and meal better


As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services. Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.


Under the supervision of the Maintenance Team Manager the Electrical/Electronic summer intern will primarily work with trained and certified maintenance technicians while learning how to troubleshoot, repair, and maintain electrical equipment and machinery. The intern will assist with PLCs, VFDs, Servos, and other electrical field devices on our packaging and processing equipment. Additional tasks will include performing electrical tests of equipment and maintenance for electrical devices. Will also work collaboratively with operations to improve the productivity and maintenance of our food manufacturing equipment.



  • Assist with entry level preventative maintenance and general maintenance on electrical devices, production equipment, and facilities equipment. In addition to assisting Senior EET's with advanced Preventative Maintenance tasks.
  • Assists with mechanical/electrical, electronic, and control trouble calls on production/process equipment, utility breakdowns, and work orders.
  • Utilize drawings, manuals, schematics and PLC programming tools to assist in trouble shooting.
  • Assists and documents all electrical tests, such as DMM, Recorder, Meggar, etc. as well as assisting with calibration and troubleshooting control instrumentation.
  • The program will last as designated on hire and is based on available opportunities. Intent is to provide employment during summer months, and if agreed upon in advance additional opportunities as they come available.
  • Further, all procedures and practices used are grounded in standards, regulations and laws addressing occupational safety (OSHA) and food safety and food quality (FDA) in addition to environmental safety (EPA) in accordance with Safe Quality Food (SQF) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
  • A primary of M-F, 7a-3p for your basic work schedule, training classes will supersede the primary schedule as required.
  • Develop skills to execute, Repairs, improvements, rebuilds, along with shop projects as needed!
  • Will shadow numerous team members as needed.
  • Learn basic electrical knowledge of plant equipment. Will work alongside of qualified electricians assisting with break downs or preventive maintenance.
  • Will also receive training with our CMMS system.


Required Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a program focused on electrical engineering, electro-mechanical technology, mechatronics, electrical technology, or equivalent.
  • Completion of OSHA training, and basic electrical safety course and working toward an associate in an electrical discipline.
  • NFPA 70E Certified.
  • Good written and communication skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with bias for action.
  • Basic computer proficiency.
  • Be able to lift 50 lbs., and work on your feet.


McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 




United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore