Campus 2013 Associate Engineer (POW0000849) Job
GM - Pontiac, MI

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Campus 2013 Associate Engineer (POW0000849)-POW0000849

Work involves project design, research or experimental engineering through the development and testing of engineering projects where decisions are made within the limits of general practices and standards. Work without continual supervision, but employee is frequently instructed or checked by supervisor.

  • Assists in scheduling and planning test programs
  • Designs and builds test fixtures from existing designs and drawings
  • Sets up and operates less complicated test devices and measurement tools
  • Procures samples for test setup
  • Gathers and analyzes data setups and writes related reports and procedures
  • Assists in design and analysis or research on engineering projects
  • Uses computer aided devices to perform more routine calculations
  • Exchanges information with others
  • Establishes a course of action to accomplish completion of the job and/or project
  • Coordinates input from internal/external customers to better understand customer needs and/or perceptions
  • Keeps abreast of current product developments and trends in areas of expertise
  • Actively identifies new areas for learning and takes advantage of learning opportunities
Responsible for design, development, testing and control of engineering projects where decisions are made within the limits of general practices and standards. Exercise technical direction over engineering support personnel. Use independent judgment, but can receive some direct guidance from the supervisor.

  • Performs the design analysis
  • Assists in developing engineering designs
  • Assists in implementing engineering changes
  • Initiates documents to provide engineering authority and to maintain math data
  • Participates in solution of engineering related product problems (Root Cause)
  • Provides technical direction to support personnel
  • Works with engineering functions, suppliers, plant personnel and others to implement cost reduction, methods improvement, product improvements, and to support build programs
  • Executes product plans with supervisor guidance
  • Releases simple parts for production
  • Communicates information to and from internal and external customer organizations
  • Coordinates and consults with departments outside engineering such as manufacturing
  • Stays abreast of new technology and competitive products
  • Regular contact with others outside the work group
  • Travels as required
Basic understanding of Transmission function, Transmission controls and Transmission performance
Diesel or Gas Engine Knowledge
Demonstrate proficiency in oral and written communications
Demonstrated teamwork and consensus building skills
Ability to travel as required for offsite testing
Accredited Engineering degree

Preferred Qualifications:
Demonstrated expertise testing transmission or transmission components
Proficient with computer and data acquistion systems
Experience in modeling and combustion analysis
Engineering degree ME or EE
High level of oral and written communication skills
Understanding of engineering theory and principles of operation of mechanical/electrical mechanisms
High level of analytical ability where problems are unusual and difficult
High level of interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others
Demonstrated technical and professional skills in job-related area
Appropriate interpersonal styles and communication methods to work effectively with business partners to meet mutual goals
Knowledge of computer software as it pertains to engineering

Experience and understanding of software design using 'C'.

Experience and understanding of software design using Matlab/Simulink

Education and Training

  • BS, MS or MEng in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering
Primary Location: US-MI-Pontiac
Posting Date : Apr 23, 2013, 10:12:23 AM - Ongoing
Job: Engineering

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