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John Deere Part-Time Student - Product 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 (US-IA) - Waterloo

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Part-Time Student - Product Engineering - Waterloo, IA - 56810

Your Responsibilities

  • The primary role for this position will be to coordinate the evaluation of Aftertreatment warranty returns and support the investigation of failure modes identified in warranty.

  • You will work with Aftertreatment engineers to define and/ or improve test requirements and procedures for warranty returns, ensure proper part identification and inspection along with testing per the defined procedures, retrieve and maintain documentation of results, report findings, coordinate regular warranty parts review meetings with engineers and facilitate disposition of warranty returns after test including shipment to suppliers.

  • In addition, you will support warranty failure mode investigations by assisting engineers with special bench tests and analysis of test results, Diagnostic Trouble Code occurrences and warranty data.

What It Takes

  • Hands on experience with Microsoft Excel

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to assist in solving detailed problems

  • Ability to be self-motivated and work independently while learning new methods and processes.

  • Pursuing Bachelor's Degree in Manufacturing Technology, Industrial and Engineering Technology, Engineering Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, MIS or similar

  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local university

  • Must be able to commute to the work location on a daily basis

  • Graduation date of May 2021

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above

  • 16 - 20 hours/week during the academic year

  • 35 - 40 hours/week during the summer semester

A strong candidate will also have

  • Experience creating or maintaining information within Office 365, Access, Tableau and SharePoint and using Excel macros

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 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.

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 or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.