Nexteer Automotive 2019 Manufacturing Engineering Summer Internship in Saginaw, Michigan
The objective of the Student Programs at Nexteer Automotive is to select students with high potential and provide them with "real world" work experiences. Work assignments expose students to many of the company’s products, processes, procedures, problems, resources, staff areas and people so that they become aware of the career opportunities at Nexteer Automotive. Assignments are designed to assimilate acquired classroom education with actual hands-on work experience in a technical environment. In addition, Nexteer Automotive gains the opportunity to find new talent to enhance productivity.
MAJOR JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Support Engineers on processing and reviewing data
Work with hand tools, gages and equipment to complete testing and qualifications.
Create presentations to communicate results of project findings using Excel and PowerPoint
Lead kaizen activities to eliminate waste in cycle time, manning, workplace organization and overall manufacturing efficiency
Work on or with assembly, machining, plastics, automation and/or process equipment
Design tooling & fixtures to support the manufacturing process, prepare documentation to support, and communicate process
Coordinate with Engineers for timely completion of project tasks
Timely communication of project status and relevant issues
Conduct testing and trials with attention to detail and information integrity
Regular contact and communication with other work groups and suppliers outside of Manufacturing Engineering
Lead and own project initiatives and metrics/requirements
Coordinate with vendors and internal customers
Must be attending a 4-year university
Must have a 2.7 GPA on a 4.0 scale
Must be studying Bachelor's in Engineering:
Mechanical or Electrical
Demonstrated attention to detail and documentation
High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others
Technical knowledge of mechanical principles
High level of Analytical and Problem Solving skills
Timely and accurate project management
Demonstrated ability to manage projects and coordinate multiple activities
Demonstrated commitment to a disciplined approach on projects
Good oral & communication skills to work in a collaborative team environment
Knowledge / Expertise in the following: Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Candidate must be able to work in the US without current or future sponsorship
Jobs may vary dependent upon Supervisor and company needs.
Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/Minorities/Veterans/Women
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Nexteer is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employees to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States.
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