Co-Op, General Engineering

Yazaki is a global leader in the research, development and delivery of vehicle power and data solutions.

 

Yazaki works with virtually every major auto manufacturer in the world, and we've strived to maintain strategic and stable growth throughout our 83-year history. Today, we're on the lookout for energetic people with the potential to perform, as well as the ability to strengthen - and thrive in - the positive work environment we pride ourselves on.


Location: Canton, MI USA  

 

 

Company Description

Yazaki is a global leader in the research, development and delivery of vehicle power and data solutions.

 

Yazaki works with virtually every major auto manufacturer in the world, and we've strived to maintain strategic and stable growth throughout our 83-year history. Today, we're on the lookout for energetic people with the potential to perform, as well as the ability to strengthen - and thrive in - the positive work environment we pride ourselves on.

 

Yazaki Culture

Here at Yazaki, we foster a culture that embodies the Yazaki Spirit: Fortitude, Service Mindset and Foresight.  We are goal driven with a high level of perseverance and ability to adapt as we engage with each other and our customers.  We connect with each other to help our partners succeed while holding ourselves and others accountable.  We work to make the complex simple seeing around corners to anticipate the needs of our internal and external customers.

What we are looking for:

Yazaki is looking for a Co-op to join the Advanced Monozukuri Research (AMR) team.  The co-op will work with various tasks within AMZ.  The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a collaborative and action-driven environment making lasting impacts on the organization.  Hybrid work model may be available for some positions.

What you will be doing:

  • 3D CAD design
  • PLC/Robot/Computer programming
  • Jig assembly, BOM preparation, etc.
  • Assist team members with the development of automation projects, process design, etc. for manufacturing
  • Participate/support team meetings, onsite workshops, and other AMZ activities as needed

What you will bring to the table:

  • Enrollment in a 4-year degree program at an accredited institution at the time of internship
  • Pursuing a degree in one of the following (mechanical engineering, robotics, computer science)
  • Minimum cumulative GPA: 3.0
  • Availability to work a minimum of 10 weeks at 40 hours a week
  • Understands advanced 3D CAD (Solidworks) concepts
  • Experience in PLC/Robot/Computer programming (Python, C++, GUI) preferred
  • Previous related internship/co-op experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and SharePoint is helpful
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Able to use hand and power tools
  • Knowledge in fabrication and manufacturing

What we can provide you:

  • The tip of the iceberg of what you can be
  • Applied experience
  • Exposure and access to experts in the field
  • Opportunities to build your professional network
  • A safe learning environment
  • Competitive pay

 

 

Yazaki North America is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran status, or other legally protected status or characteristic. Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship. Yazaki North America complies with federal and state equal employment opportunity laws and strives to keep the workplace free from all forms of harassment.