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Engineering Intern - Summer 2018

Hallmark Kansas City, MO

Job Description


Make your mark with Hallmark!
We will be the company that creates a more emotionally connected world by making a genuine difference in every life, every day. 
We need sharp, energetic people to help us create, engineer, market, and deliver our products worldwide. Challenging summer internship opportunities are available for candidates pursuing degrees in areas such as Business Administration, Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Supply Chain Management, Economics, Communications, Engineering, Human Resources, Psychology, Statistics, Physics, Data Science, or Computer Science.
The Hallmark internship program (typically end of May through early August) provides the valuable opportunity to apply your classroom knowledge to meaningful projects in a corporate environment. You not only work on meaningful projects tied to Hallmark business objectives but you will also gain exposure to Hallmark leadership, learn more about products and initiatives, visit with employees and interns from other disciplines, and enjoy what life is like in Kansas City. Never been to Kansas City? You've been missing out on the city consistently ranked among the best in terms of culture, livability and opportunity for recent college grads! Check out for more information on living and working in Kansas City.

Internship Description
As an engineering intern you will have varying opportunities to gain more experience in the engineering field.  At Hallmark we design, manufacture and distribute a wide variety of products used by our consumers to connect with those they care about.  This internship opportunity is for industrial, mechanical, or electrical engineering majors. Industrial engineering majors generally work on projects surrounding Lean principles and process improvement tasks that increase our efficiency, reduce waste and improve the quality of our products.  Mechanical and Electrical engineering majors work on projects related to design and building of equipment solutions used in the production and distribution of products.  At the completion of the summer you will present your work and recommendations to senior leaders in the Supply Chain and Business Enablement division.

To be considered an applicant for this position you must show how you meet the basic qualifications of the job in a resume or document you upload, or by completing the work experience and education application fields.  Accepted file types are Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX), PDF, HTML, or TXT.  Individual file size attachment limit is 10 MB.
In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Hallmark Cards, Inc. and its subsidiary companies will hire only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Hallmark does not generally provide sponsorship for employment. Employment by Hallmark is contingent upon the signing of the Employment Agreement, signing of an agreement to arbitrate in connection with the Hallmark Dispute Resolution Program, completing Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification and satisfactory reference and background checks.

  • Pursuing a degree in an engineering discipline with a graduation date of December 2018, May 2019, December 2019, or May 2020
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 or above (overall) that must be stated on resume


  • Pursuing undergraduate degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Industrial Engineering with a graduation date of December 2018 or May 2019
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • High learning agility and problem solving.  Smart risk-taking.
  • Excellent analytic skills
  • Goal/results oriented; works with urgency and a high degree of personal accountability
  • Manages well through ambiguity
  • Previous internship experience in an engineering discipline


Internships could be based at Hallmark Headquarters in Kansas City, MO or in any of the surrounding facilities Liberty, MO; Leavenworth, KS; or Lawrence, KS. This internship will occur summer of 2018 (typically end of May through early August). The intern program at Hallmark is the primary source for full-time hires. Full-time hire decisions are based on performance and business need. #internhallmarklife

The application deadline for our internships is October 31st, 2017 and we plan to have all decisions made by Thanksgiving. We sincerely appreciate your interest in our program. You will not be contacted unless selected for an interview.


Hallmark is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally-protected status.  Principals only please.


Job Details

Date Posted August 29, 2017
Date Closes September 28, 2017
Requisition 426534100
Located In Kansas city, MO
SOC Category 00-0000.00