Volvo Group Co-op: Project Support (Spring 2019) in Greensboro, North Carolina

Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT), a division of Volvo Group North America, provide state-of-the-art research, engineering, product planning and project execution to final delivery of complete products and also support the products in the aftermarket.

Role Mission

The Project Management Department of Vehicle Development is seeking a candidate with emphasis on Computer Science discipline or similar. The selected candidate will be based in Greensboro, NC. He or she shall be able to work on assigned projects with agreed completion goals independently in a networking environment. The candidate should have experience with Visual Studio, Excel, Excel Macros, SQL, and C-sharp. Access familiarity and programming skills are also a plus. Consistent, on-site attendance expected with normal working hours (8am-5pm).

Critical Competencies

  • Attention to detail

  • Communication: Listen effectively, transmit information accurately and understandably, and actively seek feedback from experienced engineers, project manager, etc.

  • Dependability/Reliability: Follow through on commitments, timely delivery on projects, assigned tasks, etc.

  • Flexibility: Willing to perform a wide range of tasks, positive responds to changes in direction and priorities, and acceptance of new challenges, responsibilities, and assignments

Co-op Education and Program Requirements

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled and pursuing a degree in either Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering with IT experience at an accredited school and have completed 30 semester hours of undergraduate studies prior to the start of the co-op

  • Co-ops are required to work 40 hours per week

  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0

  • Strong communication skills

  • Valid US Work authorization

Personal Competencies

  • Customer Focus

  • Technical Skills

  • Peer Relationships

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Standing Alone

  • Action Oriented

  • Perseverance

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support.

With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

87138BR

Entity

Group Trucks Technology

State/Province

North Carolina

City/Town

Greensboro

Employment/Assignment Type

Internship/Trainee/Co-op

Travel Required (Maximum)

Last application date

05-Nov-2018

Functional Area

Project Management

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran