Innovation is imagining what’s NEXT when no one else can. Shaping your future starts here, as we believe our Gen>NEXT students are the future leaders of BMW. Our vision is to secure BMW Manufacturing’s excellence by attracting the best of the best. We believe in creating a hands-on environment where you can directly impact the future of mobility. You will be guided and mentored throughout inspiring tasks and projects. As one of our Gen>NEXT students, you will be part of the team from day one and encouraged to add new ideas and value to the business.
This is a co-op position which requires three alternating rotations (e. g. 1st rotation: spring, 2nd rotation: fall, 3rd rotation: summer).
The Materials and Planning Co-Op will be responsible for supporting and lead projects to improve quality of processes supporting use of Paint Shop materials. Determine root cause of defects related to process materials within Paint Shop. Paint shop consumes the largest amount of natural resources across the plant; it is crucial to constantly be working on ways to reduce energy consumption and water usage for sustainable production of BMW X-Vehicles.
The Intern should expect to contribute and improve the following:
Maintain quality of all materials in paint shop
Validate and integrate new materials
Reduce energy consumption
Manage paint suppliers and escalation topics
Various production-critical task
Launching BMW Individual Colors and Matte Colors
Trialing new materials (PVC, wax, clearcoat, etc.)
Energy reduction projects
Knowledge of Thermodynamics (Heat and Mass Transfer)
Willingness to work in a production environment
Flexible; good at multitasking and prioritizing
Good at working with people
Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
Have full-time status at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States
Completed at least 30 credit hours
Able to complete 3 rotating terms for co-op positions
Have at least 1 remaining term in school after the completion of the co-op or internship
Transfer students must have a GPA from current university
Complete and pass a substance abuse test before the work term
MUST ATTACH A COPY OF UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT
The work term dates are January 16th- May 17th 2024
BMW Manufacturing Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of BMW MC to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all qualified persons regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Employment with BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC (BMW MC) is at-will and may be terminated at any time, with or without notice, at the option of BMW MC or the employee.