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Engineering / R&D Spartanburg, South Carolina 13.10.2023

Process Engineer / Planning in Body in White / Paint Shop / Assembly (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: Fall, 2nd rotation: Spring, 3rd rotation: summer).

Work with a technical planning team to support the planning and installation of equipment and structure as required for new model integration, refurbishment, and continuous improvement projects. Projects will range from small upgrade and improvement projects (change management) to new model projects. Other tasks may include, but not limited to: design, project management, digitalization and scanning, CAD, simulations, programming, etc.


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

·       Support planning and installation topics.o   Manage contractors to maintain schedule.o   Technical verification of installation.o   Creation of bid documents.·       Develop scope of work for mechanical or controls projects. o   Small projects they can lead.o   Work with team to develop larger scope projects (new model).·       Support with managing contractors and oversee installation.·       Small support projects for innovation and manufacturing improvements. 
·       Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering·       Willingness to learn.·       Team player mindset.·       Self-driven to push projects and tasks forward.·       Good Communication skills. ·       Problem Solving / Analytical skills.·       Organized and able to handle and prioritize multiple tasks.·       MS Office knowledge required. ·       Basic CAD knowledge (preferred 3D).·       Preferred but not mandatory: Excel macro, Sharepoint, Apex, etc 

•    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.

Process Engineer / Planning in Body in White / Paint Shop / Assembly (Summer 2024)

Spartanburg, South Carolina
United States
Legal Entity:
BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC
BMW Group
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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Engineering / R&D
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