Volvo Group Co-op: Engineering, Verification & Testing Group (Spring 2019) in Hagerstown, Maryland
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.
We are currently looking for a student to work with our Verification & Testing Group as an Engineering Co-op. The student should be prepared to work in a challenging and fast-paced environment; gaining experience and knowledge in various aspects of engineering and software. As a valued member of the Verification & Testing Group within GTT, the student will have the opportunity to work directly with the engineering. 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 manufacturing industry. This position will report to Verification & Validation Group Manager.
Verification of internal and external requirements for OBD
Define, lead, coordinate test request
Focused on, but not limited to, performance evaluation of powertrain components within vehicle
Prepare, perform and analyze tests
Coordinate and issue test requests and work orders to laboratory
Keep test object updated in PROTUS
Create, update and follow time plan
Deliver correct test results and use correct test measurements
Issue Protus fault and engineering reports (ER)
Make recommendations to Verification Leader
Highlight need for support and resource issues
Propose and develop test procedures and other process improvements
Testing primarily occurs while in vehicle
Attention to Detail: Provide accurate data and reports that are pertinent to the team’s tasks
Teamwork: Building cooperation among individuals and departments, sharing information and resources, and working to achieve group goals and outcomes
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 mechanical engineering degree 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
Integrity and Trust
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.
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Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran