Metallurgical Engineering Co-op (Jan-Aug & May-Dec)

Fond du Lac
Full Time

Are you ready for what’s next?  

Come explore opportunities within Brunswick, a global marine leader committed to challenging conventions and innovating next-generation technologies that transform experiences on the water and beyond.  Brunswick believes “Next Never Rests™,” and we offer a variety of exciting careers and growth opportunities within united teams defining the future of marine recreation. 

Co-op Dates: January 2024 – August 2024 & May 2024 – December 2024 

As a Metallurgical Engineer Co-op, you will work collaboratively and independently with highly qualified engineering professionals who are responsible for the design, production and manufacture of outboard and stern-drive engines for the recreational boating industry.  

You will learn how to work with a team of managers, supervisors, technicians, and production employees on the plant floor, as you own and manage assigned projects from inception to completion.

Key Responsibilities

  • You will work in Mercury Marine’s aluminum high pressure diecast and lost foam foundries 
  • You will participate in the following: additive manufacturing (3D printing), prototype casting pours, 3D modeling and simulation, 2D plant layout designs, casting quality data capture & analysis, metal chemistry analysis, standard operating procedure (SOP) creation, and tooling (diecast, trim, and foam) design and maintenance assistance. 

In addition to a great hands-on learning experience you will also acquire the skills needed to:

  • Effectively and quickly collect and analyze data coming from manufacturing processes
  • Analyze data and make recommendations that effectively improve process
  • Effectively express your ideas, influence people, manage potentially contentious situations to a positive result and communicate with employees at all levels of an organization

Experience and Skills

  • Current enrollment in a BS program with a major in Metallurgical Engineering, Materials Science, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum second semester sophomore status with 48 completed credits
  • Availability to work full-time (40 or more hours per week) through a full co-op term running January to August 2024 or June to December 2024
  • The ability to enroll in a formalized co-op Program through your university
  • Dependable, self-motivated and engaged learner
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 35 lbs. 

Next is Now!  
We value growth and development, recognizing that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and inspiration. Therefore, we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to our positions. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process. 

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