Bridgestone Americas, Inc Electrical/Mechanical Engineer Co-op in GRANITEVILLE, South Carolina

Overview

Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company.

Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.

The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.

Guided by its One Team, One Planet message, the company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.

Position Summary

This is an entry-level student position designed to assist the engineering department with various machine design, modification and project management duties.

The incumbent reports to the area engineer. This position has no supervisory responsibility.

Responsibilities

The student will spend 100% of his/her time assisting the area engineering with machine modification projects. This could consist of problem identification, project scope definition, design, technology research and identification, and project management.

Not essential to the job but performed at times, the student will add value to the position by presenting information in meetings, contacting vendors for quotations, job scope development and assisting as needed in machine troubleshooting. The student will also perform other duties as required.

Students should be punctual, reliable and detail and team oriented. Students need to be effective communicators and be responsible for completing assigned tasks.

Qualifications

Please provide your term availablity on your resume (Spring, Summer, Fall) Candidates accepted into the program will work full term (40 hours).

REQUIRED

Must have a high school diploma or equivalent

Must be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college or university

Must have achieved a minimum 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale

Must be working towards aEngineering (Electrical/Mechanical)

PREFERRED

Student who has previous full- or part-time work experience

LI-Priority

*Indeed

*glassdoor

Employee Type Co-op

Degree Preferred High School

Requisition ID 2018-135653

Posted Date 6/13/2018

Location US-SC-GRANITEVILLE

Zip Code 29829

Functional Area Manufacturing

Category Engineering Intern

As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.