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Volvo Group Intern: Product Validation (Summer 2021) in Denver, Colorado

Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT), a division of Volvo Group North America, provide state-of-the-art research, engineering, product planning and project execution to final delivery of complete products and also support the products in the aftermarket.

Position Description

We are currently looking for a student to work with our Product Validation Team as an intern. The student should be prepared to work in a challenging and fast-paced environment; gaining experience and knowledge in various aspects of engineering and vehicle validation. As a valued member of the Product Validation group within GTT, the student will have the opportunity to work directly with engineers working with customer field tests, internal reliability tests and end to end validation of vehicle systems. GTT’s goal is to contribute to the student’s development, as well as providing an opportunity for the student to work in a business environment within the manufacturing industry. This position will report to the Group Manager for the Product Validation group.

Position Responsibilities

  • Collect data, images and/or videos to supplement documentation of test routes & procedures in Colorado

  • Create communication material to highlight and summarize capabilities, as well as results, from reliability testing occurring in the Western US & distribute to the Volvo/Mack organization

  • Assist engineers with problem reporting, data analysis, root cause determination & resolution from field tests and reliability tests

  • Perform tests, analyze and report results

Critical Competencies

  • Attention to detail: Timely and accurate reporting from test trucks

  • Communication: Listen effectively, transmit information accurately and understandably, and actively seek feedback from experienced engineers, project manager, etc.

  • Dependability/Reliability: Follow through on commitments, timely delivery on projects, assigned tasks, etc.

  • Flexibility: Willing to perform a wide range of tasks, positive responds to changes in direction and priorities, and acceptance of new challenges, responsibilities, and assignments

Internship Education and Program Requirements

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled and pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in business or engineering and have completed 30 semester hours of undergraduate studies prior to the start of the internship

  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0

  • Strong communication skills

Expected Commitment

  • Summer interns are required to work up to 40 hours per week from May 17th - August 13th

  • Interns will be expected to spend as much of their internship time as possible working in the office. However, due to the unpredictable nature of the ongoing pandemic, the manager may approve the intern to work a portion of their time from home if required.

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

110611BR

Entity

Group Trucks Technology

State/Province

Colorado

City/Town

Denver

Employment/Assignment Type

Internship/Trainee/Co-op

Travel Required (Maximum)

Last application date

12-Mar-2021

Functional Area

Technology

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran

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