Student-Co-op
HUSCO International, Inc.
Whitewater, WI

About $41,000 - $56,000 a year

Skills
There are positions available at our Waukesha, WI, Whitewater, WI & Maquoketa, IA facilities.

Husco provides engineering students the opportunity to pursue a career in engineering within a fast-paced, industry leading and entrepreneurial organization. Students work closely with experienced engineers and interact with all levels of the Husco organization. Under the direction of a Department Manager or designee, the Co-Op or Intern will be assigned a variety of substantive duties ranging from routine to special projects related to the course of study and functional aspects of the department. Interns and Co-ops are given responsibility for specific processes and tasks and will be accountable for results. Time could be spent on project teams, in labs, and/or on the shop floor depending upon assignment.

Work on cool projects like:
Product design and prototype builds
Supplier development
Product build and production line development and launch
Program launch and first pass yield reduction
Design – work as part of our engineering organization within a specific product group

Participate in prototype builds; Conduct design verification testing; Root cause issue analysis; Design fixtures for builds and testing (Pro-E); Perform tolerance analysis on critical design features; Validation / capability studies on new products.
Manufacturing or Quality – work as part of our manufacturing or quality engineering organization.

Assist with run-off and documentation of new equipment; Design assembly fixtures, part trays and/or process improvements; Layout workstations using 5S methodology; Train operators in proper use of equipment; Perform Gage R&R, capability and correlation studies on new equipment
Process documentation and improvement studies; Utilize six sigma tools and methods while designing and developing assembly techniques and testing procedures; Utilize process stream mapping for developing assembly cell and plant layouts; utilize error proofing techniques in new processes.

Requirements

Engineering student enrolled in a school sponsored Co-op or Intern program.
Mechanical, electrical or automotive engineering focus preferred.
Completion of standard academic classes in Math, English, and Business.
Must have 2.9 GPA or higher.
This position requires strong interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to interact with people at all levels of responsibility.
Willingness to learn and take on routine, non-routine and project job responsibilities.
Strong team player and contributor.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. (All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others). The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills and abilities.

(This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an at will relationship.)

(HUSCO IS PROUD TO BE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.)