Assembly Spartanburg, South Carolina 13.10.2023

Manufacturing Engineering Co-op (Summer 2024)

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 Manufacturing Engineering Co-op will provide key support to the Technical planning department and give broad experience in automotive manufacturing processes to the candidate.

The qualified co-op should expect to contribute & improve in the following functions:

  • Assist assembly planners daily with structure/equipment or control task.
  • Gather and report data for weekly presentation of team deliverables.
  • Assist assembly planners with special equipment or new vehicle projects.
  • Review, create and modify process descriptions for continuous improvement within assembly.
  • Shutdown support and reporting.
  • Structure equipment evaluations.
  • Time studies.
  • Support with PLC program checks.
  • Equipment installation support.
  • Managing suppliers.


  • Pursuing a degree in Engineering (preferably mechanical, structural or controls).
  • AutoCAD experience.
  • Microsoft Excel (experience with VLookup, Macros, Power BI etc. preferred).
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Organized.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (not just in major).
  • Have full-time status at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States.
  • Completed at least 30 credit hours at time of application.
  • Ability to complete 3 alternating work terms for co-op positions. 
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours / week).
  • Transfer students must have a GPA from current university.
  • Complete and pass a substance abuse test before the work term. 
  • THE WORK TERM DATES ARE May 20th-August 9th 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 employees.


Manufacturing Engineering Co-op (Summer 2024)

Spartanburg, South Carolina
United States
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BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC
BMW Group
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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