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Part-Time Student-Foundry Quality Engineering-Waterloo IA

Date: Sep 5, 2021

Location: Waterloo, Iowa, US, 50701

Company: John Deere

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa  - Waterloo  
Function: Quality Engineering
Title: Part-Time Student-Foundry Quality Engineering-Waterloo IA - 70910


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


  • Learns how to identify, analyze and apply information to support quality control in a metallurgical laboratory
  • Participates in learning material properties and process control
  • Participates in developmental assignments to gain experience
  • Assists management in identifying issues and proposing resolutions
  • Performs activities according to project plans and schedule


What It Takes


  • Ideally you will be pursuing a degree in Manufacturing Technology; others may apply
  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local accredited university (Hawkeye, UNI, Wartburg, etc)
  • If currently attending a community college must plan to pursue a 4-year degree
  • Graduation date of December 2022 or later
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Must be able to commute to the work location on a daily basis
  • 16-20 hours/week during the academic year
  • 35-40 hours/week during the summer semester


What Makes You Stand Out


  • Understanding of various functions within a cast iron foundry
  • Good interpersonal and conflict resolution skills


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.

Nearest Major Market: Waterloo

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