Continental Corporation Engineering Technician Intern in Deer Park, Illinois

About Continental With sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 215,000 employees in 55 countries. In the Powertrain Division we integrate innovative and efficient powertrain system solutions from today and tomorrow for vehicles of all categories. Within the vision of Clean Power, our products make driving not only more affordable and environmentally friendly, but also more comfortable and enjoyable. We offer our customers a comprehensive selection of products ranging from gasoline and diesel injection systems, turbochargers, engine management and transmission control systems to sensors and actuators. Exhaust aftertreatment, fuel supply systems as well as systems and components for hybrid and electric drives complete our portfolio. There are two main impulses for the advancement of drive technologies: Firstly, active climate protection, in particular the reduction of CO2 emissions and exhaust gases. And secondly, the increasing need for individual mobility, which results in various requirements for vehicles and drive systems. The Powertrain Division has more than 35,400 employees working at 54 locations in 19 countries.

Auto req ID 56680BR

Job Title Engineering Technician Intern

Country United States

Posting Location Deer Park, IL

Job Description

This position will provide a student pursuing a concentration in engineering technology with opportunities to learn and experience working in an automotive applications engineering community. The internship responsibilities will include learning the overall testing flow using interactive tools, as well as actual hands on experience learning to use various types of test & measurement equipment in order to show compliance to specified customer requirements. This intern will gain exposure to interacting with technicians & engineers, using various analysis techniques, and methods as well as using an access database to capture analysis results & create reports.

Basic Qualifications:

Academic: Student pursuing a concentration in engineering technology

Versatile, flexible, ability to multitask

Core Responsibilities:

Be able to shadow Senior Technicians and learn procedures necessary to evaluate returned customer parts. Procedures will include but not limited to using the following to take measurements and save them in our database:

• Visual inspection & taking pictures of units with abnormalities

• Using a multi­meter to perform impedance measurements

• Using protocol analyzers to measure specific currents, voltages, and waveforms

• Using an environmental chamber to perform Hot/Cold Temperature Test

• Using our exhaust gas simulator to validate product specifications

• Registration of parts into Continental Quality Tracking System (CQTS) and into Lab Failure Analysis Database

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

• Student pursuing a concentration in Engineering Technology

Required Qualifications:

• Must be enrolled in a US accredited degree program

• Must maintain a minimum GPA of a 2.8 (Requirement for ALL intern candidates)

EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to NAFTArecruiting@continental-corporation.com or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.4000.

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