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John Deere Part-Time Student-Vehicle Design and Integration-Waterloo IA in Waterloo, Iowa

There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we're all about at John Deere. And it's why we're investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world's brightest minds are tackling the world's biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we'll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa - Waterloo

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Part-Time Student-Vehicle Design and Integration-Waterloo IA - 104727

Onsite/Remote: Onsite Position

Note: Relocation assistance is not provided.

The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Company’s regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule YEAR-ROUND .

Your Responsibilities

As a Part-Time Student for JD Waterloo Product Engineering Center located in Waterloo, Iowa , you will:

  • Work with experienced product engineers to create part models and drawings for experimental and production builds

  • Assist with documentation of technical roadmaps and design guidelines

  • Process engineering changes with the support of experienced engineers

  • Analyze engineering technical data and create visualizations that support the business needs of factory quality engineering, product engineering, and supply management

This position is not available to students on immigration visas.

What Skills You Need

  • Ideally you will be pursuing a degree in an Engineering discipline; others may apply

  • Must be registered as a full-time student at aU.S. accredited university

  • Graduation date of Spring 2025 or later

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher

  • Available to work 15-20 hours/weekly during the academic year

  • Available to work 35-40 hours/weekly during the summer semester

  • Must be able to commute to the work location in Waterloo, Iowa, on a weekly basis year-round (NOTE: Relocation assistance is not provided.)

  • Basic understanding of drafting principles used in the creation of engineering drawings

  • Desire to learn and apply fundamentals of part design

  • Ability to learn data visualization tools (examples: Power BI, Tableau)

  • Proficient using Microsoft Office Suite, or equivalent

  • Ability to work in a team environment

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Basic understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

  • Advanced Creo/CAD experience

  • Experience with large off-road equipment

  • Experience developing and/or maintaining reports in PowerBI

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go while working in an inclusive team environment. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses

  • Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension)

  • Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account

  • Adoption assistance

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Tuition assistance

  • Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations

  • Charitable contribution match

  • Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use

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The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

The terms of the applicable benefit plans, and all company actions administering or interpreting these plans, continue to control. Deere & Company reserves the right to suspend, amend, modify, or terminate the Plan(s) in any manner at any time, including the right to modify or eliminate any cost-sharing between the company and participants. Changes, which can be made at any time, are made by action of the company's board of directors, or to the extent authorized by resolution of its board of directors, or by the Deere & Company Compensation Committee. In the event of a conflict between the language of the official Plan Documents and this document, the language of the official Plan Documents will control.

ACA Section 1557 Nondiscrimination Notice

The John Deere Health Benefit Plans for Salaried Employees and The John Deere Benefit Plan for Wage Employees comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

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