ZF TRW Technical Intern-Packaging Engineering in Marshall, Illinois

Req ID 31192BR

Job Title Technical Intern-Packaging Engineering

Functional Area Engineering

Business Unit Global Electronics

Job Description

GENERAL SUMMARY: An Engineering Intern/Co-op works assignments and responsibilities associated with an entry level engineer but tailored to the educational development of the student. Emphasis will be placed on duties that support the student’s academic and career interests in addition to providing contributions to ZF. Duties will center on New Product Launch support, assisting with Equipment Software Development, and/or Equipment Hardware Development.


  • Supports the project planning and completion of new packaging development tasks for New Product Launch.

  • Review, interpret and adhere to ZF, customer, and industry specifications and requirements for packaging and incorporate them into designs.

  • Produce packaging specifications at the direction of senior engineer.

  • Participate with packaging design engineer to develop highest quality cost effective packaging solutions in support of customer specifications considering lessons learned from previous product launches.

  • Support design and CAD generated drawings, part lists, and assembly drawings for fabrication of packaging under direction and support of Packaging Engineer. Ensure engineering approval and release of drawings into internal documentation system.

  • Provide cost and consequence information regarding materials and processes of packaging design and advise Product Engineers of preferred methods.

  • Provide time estimates and schedules of current and future packaging needs.

  • Prepare customer packaging qualification reports in accordance with specified requirements.

  • Support product life cycle requirements including: Continuous Improvement, Product changes, line moves, customer requests, and quality improvement activities.

Education Requirements

Must be currently pursuing a 4-year college degree in packaging engineering, packaging technology, or related field.

Position Status Indirect

Diversity Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

City Marshall

State Illinois

Country United States