John Deere Part-Time Student-Assembly Manufacturing Engineering (ME)-Waterloo IA in Waterloo, Iowa
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Primary Location: United States (US)- Iowa- Waterloo
Function: Manufacturing Engineering
Title: Part-Time Student-Assembly Manufacturing Engineering (ME)-Waterloo IA#88062
The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Companys regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule YEAR-ROUND.
Supporting efforts to troubleshoot and resolve production issues related to processes, machinery, and quality.
Participate in the continuous improvement process (CI200) through the execution of projects in safety & ergonomics, customer and process quality, efficiency and cost while under the supervision of another ME or ME Supervisor.
Conduct process audits and ensure sequence of events documentation and operator methods sheets reflect the current method of manufacture.
Maintain routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations which enable the Continuous Improvement Pay Plan (CIPP).
Participate in team studies related to capacity, productivity and efficiency
What You Need
Ideally you will be majoring in Engineering, Industrial Technology or related technical field; others may apply
Must be registered as a full-time student at a local accredited university
Graduation date of 2023 or later
Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
Available to work 16-20 hours/weekly during the academic year
Available to work 30-40 hours/weekly during the summer semester
Must be able to commute to the work location in Waterloo, Iowa, on a daily basis year-round
Demonstrated ability to solve problems utilizing data and root cause analysis techniques
Experience in roles that require excellent communication skills
Experience with engineering tools such as ProE, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office Programs, either through employment or educational coursework
Demonstrated ability to perform self-directed learning activities
What Makes You Stand Out
Experience in roles that required a basic understanding of Industrial Engineering principles (education or equivalent work experiences)
Experience in roles that required a working knowledge of written and graphical work instructions, assembly manufacturing processes, tooling, and assembly process equipment or machinery
Shop floor manufacturing related work experience
Six Sigma training
What You'll Get
At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go while working in an inclusive team environment. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:
Flexible work arrangements
Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses
Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension)
Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account
Employee Assistance Programs
Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations
Charitable contribution match
Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use
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The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.
The terms of the applicable benefit plans, and all company actions administering or interpreting these plans, continue to control. Deere & Company reserves the right to suspend, amend, modify, or terminate the Plan(s) in any manner at any time, including the right to modify or eliminate any cost-sharing between the company and participants. Changes, which can be made at any time, are made by action of the company's board of directors, or to the extend authorized by resolution of its board of directors, or by the Deere & Company Compensation Committee. In the event of a conflict between the language of the official Plan Documents and this document, the language of the official Plan Documents will control.
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