Volvo Group Intern: Manufacturing Engineering/Technical Prep (Fall 2017) in Greensboro, North Carolina


The purpose of this position is to assist the Manufacturing Engineering department with limited assignments of specific manufacturing engineering or industrial engineering tasks.

Core Responsibilities

  • Serves in a training and development capacity for more complex and productive assignments

  • Assists experienced Manufacturing Engineers in implementation of product changes into the production facilities

  • Performs Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Engineering tasks using established procedures

  • Initial phase of training and development within area of assignment

  • Proficient use of equipment, instrumentation and software/hardware used within area of assignment

  • Entry level performance issues with task-oriented, less complicated assignments

  • Miscellaneous Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering assignments as training and abilities progress

Critical Competencies

  • Attention to Detail: Monitoring adherence to standards and actively checking for accuracy of data received or generated before passing it on

  • Communication: Listening effectively, transmitting information accurately and understandably and actively seeking feedback non-defensively

  • Dependability/Reliability: Following through on commitments, producing timely work to required -- or higher -- standards, pitching in to get the job done

  • Flexibility: Performing a wide range of tasks, responding to changes in direction and priorities, and accepting new challenges, responsibilities, and assignments

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Strong writing or communication skills

  • Sophomores, Juniors or Seniors currently enrolled and pursuing a BS Degree in Engineering; no work experience required

  • Student should have minimum GPA of 3.0

  • Ability to travel frequently to the manufacturing plants

Personal Qualifications

  • Customer Focus

  • Technical Skills

  • Peer Relationships

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Standing Alone

  • Action Oriented

  • Perseverance

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses the production of state-of-the-art products for the truck brands of the Volvo Group, as well as Volvo Group engines and transmissions, through an international world class industrial environment.

With Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Group Trucks Operations


North Carolina



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Travel Required (Maximum)

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Manufacturing Engineering