Intern: Manufacturing Engineering - Fabrication (Summer 2021) in Shippensburg at Volvo Group

Date Posted: 1/29/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Summary

The internship role provides students with the opportunity to apply academic knowledge and skills in a professional environment, and to support/promote the graduate's career goals through contact with professionals in their field of study. The intern experience enables students to participate in professional activities for Volvo Group by working on important and innovative projects. Interns are structured learning experiences where interns/coops and our full-time professionals work together on projects within their selected organization. The intern allows students to integrate knowledge and skills in a manner that is mutually beneficial to the student and Volvo (BA/BU).

Core Responsibilities
  • Assist and learn from the process technicians and ME’s in their tasks:
  • Safety activities
  • Insourcing business case development
  • Capital equipment justification
  • Problem Solving (QRPS)
  • Continuous improvement activities
  • Product and process development
  • Develop and update fabrication processes (Work instruction, manufacturing checklist, quality inspection, etc…)
  • Work directly with IE/ME to validate/update time standards
  • Drive special projects related to fabrication improvements (Line balancing, Andon, reduction of defects, waste elimination, etc.)
  • Complete various data entry and analysis tasks to provide information for management team
  • Lay out updated and improvement (CAD)
Minimum Education Requirements
  • Applicant must be currently enrolled and pursuing an Engineering degree at an accredited school and have completed 30 semester hours of undergraduate studies prior to the start of the internship.
  • Summer Interns are required to work 40 hours or less per week.
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
Personal Competencies
  • Customer Focus
  • Technical Skills
  • Peer Relationships
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Standing Alone
  • Action Oriented
  • Perseverance