Continental Corporation Industrial Engineering Summer Interns in Mt. Vernon, Illinois

About Continental With sales of €40.5 billion in 2016, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 230,000 employees in 56 countries. The Tire Division currently has 24 production and development locations worldwide. While the Continental premium tire brand is clearly focused on leading safety performance, the broad brand portfolio and product range offer solutions for most of the market segments. Continuous investments in R&D make a major contribution to cost-effective and ecologically efficient mobility.

Auto req ID 83130BR

Job Title Industrial Engineering Summer Interns

Country United States

Posting Location Mt. Vernon, IL

Job Description

Summer Interns for Industrial Engineering

The main goals of the Industrial Engineering internship are:

  • to provide practical, real life experience to Engineering students who are interested in working in an automotive production facility

  • to have Engineering students supporting the Industrial Engineering department in various tasks and projects

Every Industrial Engineering intern receives between one and three individual projects in the field of Industrial Engineering and one group project on which they are evaluated on.

In addition to that, Industrial Engineering interns support experienced engineers in their daily tasks and projects like time studies, process improvements, machine improvement projects etc.

Core Capabilities:

  • Passion for automotives

  • Open-minded, responsible and self-driven team player

  • First experience in project work

  • Ambition for high performance

**This internship is part of the SheBelieves Internship Program. See below for details:

SheBelieves Ethos

The SheBelieves platform aims to inspire and encourage young women and girls to accomplish their dreams both on the field and off. This exciting platform includes the SheBelieves Cup (an elite annual international tournament hosted by the U.S. Women’s National Team), SheBelieves Hero, and additional programs with the goal of positively impacting their lives. Through SheBelieves, U.S. Soccer aims to instill in every young woman and girl self-confidence and positive action towards being their best self.

As an extension of this movement, U.S. Soccer has partnered with Continental to include internships that bring SheBelieves to life. The Industrial Engineering Internship was selected to be part of the SheBelieves Internship Program.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited degree program in one of the following fields:

  • Electrical Engineering

  • Industrial Engineering

  • Mechanical EngineeringPreferred Qualifications:

  • Software skills: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, C/C++, Matlab, SAP, SolidWorks

  • Project work experience

Must be able to work in the US without restriction for an indefinite period of time.

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 or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.4000.

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