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Part-Time Student-Manufacturing Engineer-Dubuque IA

John Deere

1 Positions

ID: 78446-en_US

Posted On 10/16/2021

Job Overview

At John Deere, we run so life can leap forward. This powerful purpose is our promise to humankind that we will dream, design and deliver breakthrough products that sustain our world for generations to come. The world is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructures in villages, towns, and megacities. We live up to the legacy our founder forged in a one-room blacksmith's shop nearly two centuries ago by creating a culture that brings out the best in all of us. A culture where great ideas thrive because every voice is heard.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa  - Dubuque  
Function: Manufacturing Engineering
Title: Part-Time Student-Manufacturing Engineer-Dubuque IA - 78446 

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position 

The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Company’s regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule.

Your Responsibilities

As a Part-Time Student-Manufacturing Engineer for John Deere's Skid Steer Loader operations located in Dubuque, Iowa, you will: 

  • Identifies and implements cost reduction, quality, efficiency, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of limited scope
  • Works with electronic tools to perform engineering functions
  • Provides support and basic trouble shooting for current operations
  • Develops plans of limited scope to support lean manufacturing
  • Assists in development of baseline data for new wage performance pay plans
  • Provide day to day shop floor support for skid steer assembly

What Skills You Need

  • Ideally you will be pursuing a degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Industrial Engineering or a Technology related field; others may apply
  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local accredited university
  • Graduation date of 2023 or later
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
  • Available to work during the academic year
  • Available to work during the summer semester
  • Must be able to commute to the work location on a regular basis

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Good interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Evidence of a strong work ethic
  • Ability to be self-directed

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines. 

An Equal Opportunity Employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business.  John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Primary Contact

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Erin Timmerman

Workforce Planner, 457

563-589-6187

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Job Details

Categories

Agricultural
Architecture/Engineering/Drafting
Manufacturing

Location

Dubuque, IA

Job Type

Employee

Full/Part

Full Time

Company ID

732

Job REQ #

78446-en_US

# Positions

1

Start Date

20211016

End Date

20220922

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About the Company

The John Deere Dubuque Works is one of the key facilities in Deere & Company's Construction and Forestry (C&F) Division. The Dubuque Works manufactures backhoe loaders, crawler dozers, and skid steer loaders for the construction industry and knuckleboom loaders and tracked feller bunchers for the forestry industry.  The Dubuque Works also serves as the Center of Excellence for the C&F Division in the areas of Product Engineering, Product Verification and Validation, Supply Management, and Product Support which includes the Dealer Technical Assistance Center.  From a manufacturing perspective, the core competencies of the factory include plate and sheet cutting, machining, welding, paint, and assembly.

The John Deere Dubuque Works is one of the most innovative and productive facilities of its kind.  From an Engineering perspective, techniques such as virtual reality and rapid concepting are used to assist in the design process.  Our manufacturing facilities use state of the art techniques and equipment to produce products including CNC machining centers and a Manufacturing Execution System (MES).  We are proud of how fast we can get new technology into the hands of our customers, and of the quality we can attain through a very structured and effective Product Development Process.   Our Product Support teams use the latest techniques and satellite communication systems to keep the machines we make on the job, day­in and day­out.  Additionally, outside of the factory our products are supported by an efficient parts delivery system, and a network of John Deere dealers and company field representatives, strategically located throughout the world to support the products we produce

 

We are dedicated to keeping our customers ahead of their competitors by supplying the most efficient, dependable machines possible.  Through teamwork, a commitment to continuous improvement, and a major investment in aggressive, ongoing research, the Dubuque Works has helped John Deere become a leader in the Construction and Forestry equipment industry.

 

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