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Co-op: Continuous Improvement (Fall 2018)
HAGERSTOWN MD 21741
Category: Automotive
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90672941

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Volvo Group

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Co-op: Continuous Improvement (Fall 2018)
**Summary**


+ Report to the Volvo Production System department which is responsible for working with the entire facility daily

+ Responsible for Focused Improvement focus area for Hagerstown; work includes measuring employee engagement and involvement in the continuous improvement journey based on the number of projects completed and the amount of cost savings per year

+ Working directly daily with operators, engineers, supervisors, etc. to improve the facility and support production in any way possible

+ Understanding how manufacturing works to further develop your professional skills


**Responsibilities**


+ Help facilitate continuous improvement ideas around the facility

+ Implement one quick kaizen and one standard kaizen from an improvement opportunity you find

+ Participate in at least one Autonomous Maintenance or Work Place Organization blitz event


**Skills**


+ Teamwork, leadership, time management, communication

+ Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

+ Time studies and motion analysis

+ Continuous improvement/Lean manufacturing

+ 5S


**Minimum Education Requirements**


+ Applicants must be currently enrolled and pursuing a Manufacturing engineering, Industrial Engineering, supply chain, project management, or engineering management degree at an accredited school and have completed 30 semester hours prior to the start of the Co-op

+ Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0


**Personal Competencies**


+ Customer Focus

+ Standing Alone

+ Project Ownership

+ Technical Skills

+ Action Oriented

+ Perseverance

+ Peer Relationships

+ Integrity and Trust

+ Team Orientated


**About us**


**Volvo Group Trucks Operations** encompasses all production of the Group's engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates.


In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.


**Auto req ID**

84166BR

**Entity**

Group Trucks Operations

**State/Province**

Maryland

**City/Town**

Hagerstown

**Employment/Assignment Type**

Internship/Trainee/Co-op

**Travel Required (Maximum)**


**Last application date**


**Functional Area**

Manufacturing Engineering


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

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