Continental Corporation Quality Intern in Newport News, Virginia

About Continental With sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 215,000 employees in 55 countries. In the Powertrain Division we integrate innovative and efficient powertrain system solutions from today and tomorrow for vehicles of all categories. Within the vision of Clean Power, our products make driving not only more affordable and environmentally friendly, but also more comfortable and enjoyable. We offer our customers a comprehensive selection of products ranging from gasoline and diesel injection systems, turbochargers, engine management and transmission control systems to sensors and actuators. Exhaust aftertreatment, fuel supply systems as well as systems and components for hybrid and electric drives complete our portfolio. There are two main impulses for the advancement of drive technologies: Firstly, active climate protection, in particular the reduction of CO2 emissions and exhaust gases. And secondly, the increasing need for individual mobility, which results in various requirements for vehicles and drive systems. The Powertrain Division has more than 35,400 employees working at 54 locations in 19 countries.

Auto req ID 62880BR

Job Title Quality Intern

Country United States

Posting Location Newport News, VA

Job Description

Project Intern will be working on:

Process improvement in Cleanliness Test Area

Project Description and Objective (Include what the Intern will be learning):


­Improve the venting process for fuel rail cleanliness test stand

­Perform various filters characterization with different fluids for particle extraction process to understand filter materials compatibility

­Perform oven characterization with various tray designs

­Perform dry cabinet characterization

­Design and implement fixture and jig on the Fuel Rail cleanliness test process as well as particle extraction test process.

Intern will be learning:

­How to run fuel rail cleanliness test as well as manual particle extraction process

­How to design fixtures and Jigs using inventor

­Basic statistic

Outcome of Project (Goals of what the intern should accomplish):

To streamline fuel rail cleanliness test as well as manual particle extraction process.

Job Requirements


Student must be enrolled and currently working towards Bachelors degree in Engineering, preferably Mechanical Engineering

Available to work 6 months

EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.4000.

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