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Closures Technical Centre, a division of Magna International Inc., is focused on the design, development and testing of Mechatronics products for the automotive industry. We are currently looking for one student in the Mechatronics or Electrical Engineering field for a 13-month co-op placement starting on August 10, 2020. Key Responsibilities
Generally assigned to electromechanical systems, sub-assemblies or components that are less complex in nature – carry over parts, existing business and/or minor modifications
Receives assignments, preparation of simple plans, designs, calculations, costs, and bills of material in accordance with established codes, standards, drawings or other specifications (usually minor components of larger scope programs and projects)
Support build of test boxes and retrofitting test fixture/vehicles with Closures electromechanical components, prototype part builds/teardowns. Deploy system analysis tools (LabView, programmers, oscilloscopes, meters, analyzers, etc) to evaluate system performance
Supports the complete development for the designated products including, but not limited to design, build and test activities, in accordance with standard operating procedures and the product delivery process
May carry out routine technical surveys (benchmarking) or inspections and prepare reports
Supports customer requirements, regulations and product specifications into the design of the designated products, ensuring compliance with operational, cost, timing, safety, reliability, quality, and manufacturing feasibility parameters
Analyzes products and formulates engineering conclusions by the application of engineering and/or mathematical principles and tools
With guidance from engineering management or senior engineering personnel is able to Analyze QFD, FEA, FMEA, DOE, VA/VE and DFM/DFA, as required
Writes/compiles engineering content for the following deliverables: engineering specifications and documentation, including DVP&R’s, 8D’s, GD&T, BOM, prototype control plans, key product characteristics, engineering changes and work orders
Consults and collaborates with personnel in various engineering and design activities relative to product development requirements
Supports CAE activities (perform hand calculations)
Supports effective communications within the project team and the customer, supplier, manufacturing and quality communities with guidance from engineering management or senior engineering personnel. Maintains all appropriate documentation
Understands and follows existing policies, procedures, work instructions and standards and makes recommendations for continuous improvements Key Qualifications/Requirements
Working towards Bachelor’s degree in Mechatronics or Electrical Engineering from accredited university
Developing communication skills: verbal and written
Developing organizational skills and the ability to successfully complete multiple tasks within established and changing deadlines
Basic competency in CAD
Basic competency in ‘hands-on’ bench work (hand tools, soldering, wiring, etc)
Proficient with word processing, spreadsheet and database applications Additional Information
Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.