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Electrical Engineer Co-op (Fall 2021)

Date:  Aug 26, 2021
Country/Region:  US
City:  Findlay OH
Job Requisition:  35264

Cooper Tire offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Cooper is a fun and exciting place to work, and we easily stand apart from our competition. We’re constantly on the lookout for motivated individuals who lead by example and inspire others to greatness. The opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!


The Electrical Engineer Co-op in the Engineering Services Department will assist project engineers in designing enhancements to equipment to improve safety, quality, productivity, and reliability.


This co-op will take place from January to May 2022. It requires a 40 hour work week.


- Coordinates and assists in activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and repair of equipment.
- Works with engineers, maintenance, and production to develop sound, engineering-based, process improvement solutions.
- Works with maintenance in troubleshooting situations and root cause failure analysis.
- Assists engineers on project work in varying degrees of responsibility fro pull project management to individual task execution based on experience level, workload, and priorities.
- Coordinates fabrication and installation activities utilizing in-house and contracted workforce ensuring conformity to design, specifications, and procedures.
- Will learn to develop engineering specification packages, cost justifications, and appropriation requests.
- Will coordinate activities for project management including bidding, installation, start-up, expense control, and spare parts identification & set-up.
- Will become proficient with CAD and other software appropriate for their engineering discipline.
- Will develop an awareness of manufacturing needs relative to component standardization, OSHA & EPA regulations, National Electric Code and Cooper Tire requirements.
- Documents project work consistent with departmental procedures for appropriate engineering discipline.
- Must be actively pursuing a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. minimum of one year completed studies
- GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) or better (consideration given to lover GPA's depending on experiences).
- Must be able to communicate effectively both oral and in written form.
- Will be interacting with production, maintenance, vendors, contractors, management, and engineering.
- Occasionally involved in presentations and providing training for plant personnel.
- Must have good problem solving skills both from a troubleshooting and project planning standpoint.
- Must be able to use AutoCAD and Microsoft Office software.


Cooper Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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