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Engineering Intern Student

Job Number:  59752
Group:  Magna Mechatronics, Mirrors & Lighting
Division:  Magna Mirrors Holland Mirrors
Job Type:  Student

Holland, MICHIGAN, US, 49423

Work Style: 

Group Description

The Mechatronics, Mirrors and Lighting group specializes in automotive technologies that are driving the future of mobility. Combining a deep systems knowledge to develop unique vehicle access experiences, intelligent visions systems and advanced automotive lighting technologies, MML's expertise light the path to innovation, safety and styling.


Role Summary

Supports technical work related to engineering activities. Serves as a liaison and coordinates engineering activities from concept through production testing. Participates in continuous improvement efforts. Researches, recommends, and implements or improves new and/or existing products processes, materials, technologies, and equipment. The Engineering Intern will support the staff engineers to create and maintain the programs: DFMEA’s, DVP’s, BOM’s, benchmarking, design review checklist (Craftsmanship review, C15 and GDS scorecard), tolerance stacks, drawing GD&T, DFM/DFA checklists and any customer or internal Magna specific requirements. Performs other duties as required.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support team efforts related to product, process, tooling, testing, and materials as it relates to product engineering activities.
  • · Takes direction from other staff engineers and Engineering Managers for predevelopment engineering activities through the production phase. Understands and adheres to program schedule and reports progress as required.
  • Serves as a liaison and coordinates development activities of internal and external resources. Serves as a resource by providing a problem-solving function by initiating action to overcome obstacles as they are encountered.
  • Participates in continuous improvement efforts. Researches, recommends, and implements new and/or existing products, processes, materials and equipment. Engages in comparative and competitive analysis to ensure utilization of most appropriate beneficial techniques.
  • Support team effort in benchmarking automotive and non-automotive parts when necessary. 
  • Performs other duties as necessary for completion of projects and achievement of departmental goals.

Key Qualifications/Requirements

  • Enrolled in Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in engineering or related field with strong desire to understanding product engineering practices, principles, processes, etc.; or equivalent. Previous work experience is preferred.
  •  Demonstrates ability to conceptualize, coordinate, integrate internal data, and clearly articulate concepts, ideas, and other issues relating to product engineering.
  •  Demonstrates ability to carry out projects from beginning to end in coordination with internal and external contacts and work on moderate to long-term assignments which are broad in nature. Strong organizational, written and communication skills and able to deal with many projects at one time. Must be able to work independently.
  • Must be able to operate standard and specialized equipment/tools related to the job.

Additional Information

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At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

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