Volvo Group Intern – Mechanical Engineer CAB Exterior (Fall 2018) in Greensboro, North Carolina

Summary

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.

Position Description

We are currently looking for a student to work with our team as an Intern – Mechanical Engineer for CAB Exterior. The student should be prepared to work in a challenging and fast-paced environment; gaining experience and knowledge in various aspects of CAB engineering. As a valued member of the team within GTT, the student will have the opportunity to work directly with engineering, design, purchasing and other groups. GTT’s goal is to contribute to the student’s development, as well as providing an opportunity for the student to work in a business environment within the automotive industry. This position will report to the group manager for CAB Exterior.

Position Responsibilities

  • Solve real world engineering problems involving the design, testing and/or manufacturing of vehicle exterior parts and systems

  • Manage and administrate design solutions and ideas through a cross-functional network of people and processes in a fast paced environment

  • Maintain and support existing systems, tools, and admin support to other members of the team

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks, analytic and critical thinking skills

Critical Competencies

  • Attention to detail: effectively managing multiple without compromising results

  • 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

  • Must be resourceful, responsible, tenacious, curious, independent, confident and high energy

  • Strong interest in Automotive/Trucking industry

Internship Education and Program Requirements

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled and pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering at an accredited school and have completed 30 semester hours of undergraduate studies prior to the start of the internship

  • This fall Internship requires work schedule of 30 hours or less per week, enrollment in on-campus courses, and to be able to work from August 13th to December 14th

  • 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

  • Standing Alone

  • Action Oriented

  • Peer Relationships

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Perseverance

Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general level of work being performed by persons assigned to the classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of the job.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer

E.O.E./M/F/D/V

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

83103BR

Entity

Group Trucks Technology

State/Province

North Carolina

City/Town

Greensboro

Employment/Assignment Type

Internship/Trainee/Co-op

Travel Required (Maximum)

Last application date

Functional Area

Technology

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