Powertrain: Engineering Co-Op Fall 2023 (Onsite)

Date: May 19, 2023

Location: Plymouth, MI, US

Company: Tenneco

Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designer, manufacturers and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with approximately 78.000 team members working at more than 300 sites worldwide. Through our four business groups, Motorparts, Ride Performance, Clean Air and Powertrain, Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial, motorsport and the aftermarket.

3-4 bullet points on what the intern or co-op hire will be doing

'- Engineering coops in APD (Advanced Process Development) work under the direction of our FT manufacturing engineers to set up and conduct experiments on emerging new technology projects APD is investigating. 

- Designing, programming, building and testing proof of concept and prototype equipment is the core function of the coop engineer.

- Executing experiments, presenting conclusions, solving problems and refining processes to reach desired outcomes defines the work.

- Typical processes involve: laser welding, resistance welding, high speed automatic assembly, di-electric testing, vision systems, non-destructive testing (X-ray & CT), metal cold forming, MIM (metal injection molding), machining, ceramic processing and additive manufacturing,

Please list the required skills 3-4 bullet points on what skills are necessary for this role

'- Creative problem solving, especially a willingness to be hands-on in trying different alternative solutions

- Ability to work well within a diverse team with varying skill levels and backgrounds

- Desired software skills are: Microsoft Office tools, CAD (especially Creo and AutoCAD), C# or C++ and MatLAB

- Organize and analyze experimental data into clear presentations to communicate conclusions


Please list the required experience 1-2 bullet points on the preferred degree and experience 

'- Preferred degrees are: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Software Engineering.

- The desirable candidate will have had some previous experience in and industrial or shop environment.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.