John Deere Part-Time Student-Manufacturing Engineering-Waterloo IA in Waterloo, Iowa
There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.
Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa - Waterloo
Function: Manufacturing Engineering
Title: Part-Time Student-Manufacturing Engineering-Waterloo IA - 71080
The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Company’s regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule.
Maintain and update existing tools and processes.
Identifies and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of limited scope.
Gather, review, and analyze information as directed by manufacturing engineers.
Support multiple departments in daily functions.
Produce a variety of correspondence and reports in support of department processes.
Learn SAP business software to maintain and update part process and gaging instructions.
What Skills You Need
Ideally you will be pursuing a degree in engineering, technology, or computer science; others may apply
Must be registered as a full-time student at a local accredited university (Hawkeye, UNI, Wartburg, etc)
If currently attending a community college must plan to pursue a 4-year degree
Graduation date of December 2022 or later
Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
Must be able to commute to the work location on a daily basis
16-20 hours/week during the academic year
35-40 hours/week during the summer semester
Experience using Excel, Word and Powerpoint
What Makes You Stand Out
Understanding of various functions within respective business
Good interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
High level of attention to detail and accuracy
Proficiency using Excel advanced functions such as macros or pivot tables
Experience machining metal (turning, milling, drilling)
What You'll Get
At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. 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. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here (https://www.deere.com/en/our-company/john-deere-careers/why-john-deere/) to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.
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. An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business. John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.