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Modern wire harness systems and exclusive vehicle interiors: The name DRÄXLMAIER stands for automotive innovations – products that enhance your driving experience. Every day, approximately 70,000 associates around the world cooperate to contribute their knowledge, skills and automotive passion toward this goal. Individuals, who like to take on responsibilities, use their creativity and contribute their ideas toward the common success. Individuals like you!

Fall 2021 ME Process Engineering Co-op or Intern

Job Req ID:  28281

Duncan, US, 29334

Work Type:  Full time
Contract Type:  Unlimited

Objective of job

  • This position will be responsible for assisting the Plant Engineering group in all projects resulting in optimizing safety, quality, and productivity of any and all carlines.


Fall Rotation:  August 16 - December 17, 2021


Principal activities

  • Provide support for day to day operations of engineering department.
  • Assists production and maintenance in isolating complex manufacturing issues whether it is in process, material, or machine functionality related.
  • Optimize production processes for all parts.
  • Recommend production equipment and specifications for production department.
  • Assist in team development of Process Flows, FMEAs, Work Instructions, Time Studies, Machine Capacity, etc.
  • Responsible to work with support departments in scheduling and reporting of trials and the development of routings.
  • Responsible to track and coordinate continual process improvement projects.
  • Provide appropriate communications to Department Manager and Supervisors as needed to achieve and maintain labor efficiency, machine efficiency and costs.
  • Ergonomic review and improvements
  • Maintain equipment documentation (machine manual, drawings, backup programs, etc.)
  • Responsible in assisting Maintenance to understand what PMs and spare parts are required.
  • Manage various plant level projects
  • Other duties as assigned by PDD6 management to ensure optimal plant performance.     


Job Requirements

  • Pursuing a Bachelors Degree - Mechanical Engineering
  • Completed 3 semesters towards degree
  • Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Complete three alternating rotations for co-op positions
  • Able to work in the US indefinitely and without restrictions
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of VBA and Macros
  • Knowledge of AutoCad




Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina