2017 Manufacturing - Engineering - Co-op

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2017 Manufacturing - Engineering - Co-op
Ford Motor Company

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Manufacturing (MFG) engineers are responsible for delivering exciting products that are world class in cost, quality, function and time to market. As ONE team, we are committed to delighting our customers and employees by executing consistently while using common global standards, methods and processes with rigor and discipline.

Our success story: Leaders in quality, safe, fuel-efficient vehicles. Ford has a patented error-proofing Assembly Information System in place at most of its North American assembly plants to ensure a critical-to-quality assembly process, reduce worker strain and allow constant monitoring during the build. In addition, the flexible manufacturing design allows different models to be assembled in the same sequence which means they can be built in the same plant. This maximizes efficiency and allows the company to respond quickly to changing customer preferences. Ford’s EcoBoost technology uses smaller-displacement gas engines, combined with fuel-saving direct injection technologies, to provide improved fuel efficiency without sacrificing performance.


You can be part of the team's future success. Manufacturing offers opportunities for growth and excellence through each of the following career areas: Powertrain and Vehicle Operations Manufacturing Engineering, Vehicle Operations-Plants, Manufacturing Business Office, Stamping Business Unit and Quality.

Requirements include, but are not limited to:

Minimum requirements:
  • Pursuing Bachelor of Science degree in: Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Welding Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Material Science Engineering or Agricultural Engineering
  • As our co-op program is a three-way relationship between Ford, the student and the university, eligible candidates must attend a university with a co-op program with an established co-op relationship with Ford Motor Company
  • Must be actively enrolled in a recognized university co-op program
  • Students must be continually enrolled to be a part of this program
  • Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA throughout the program
  • Students must be able to work at least 20 hours per week
  • Students must be available for a minimum 10-12 week co-op assignment
  • Students must be available and willing to do multiple assignments
Preferred requirements
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic working environment including our world class manufacturing facilities where you have the opportunity to see the product developed and completed
  • Ability to work within a diverse team
  • Flexibility in work location (work assignments may be located in SE MI or our manufacturing facilities throughout the US)
  • Interest in the automotive industry and Manufacturing
The distance between imagination and …. Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

At Ford Motor Company, the distance between you and an amazing career has never been shorter. Join the Ford team today, and discover the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to permanently work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.