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John Deere Part-Time Student-Enterprise Materials-Intelligent Solutions Group-Moline IL in Moline, Illinois

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.

Primary Location: Vereinigte Staaten (US) - Illinois - Moline

Function: Product Engineering

Title: Part-Time Student-Enterprise Materials-Intelligent Solutions Group-Moline IL - 72115

Your Responsibilities

  • Support additive manufacturing operations by preparing models for printing, setting up machines and post processing prints

  • Prepare quality control samples and report data in a centralized system

  • Run guided experiments on 3d printing machines and materials

  • Assist additive manufacturing engineers through basic engineering and modeling for additive manufacturing applications

  • Support Metallurgy and Polymer Lab in material characterization using analytical equipment

  • Help with reports and data analysis of lab experimental data

  • Literature review of new technologies/materials

    What Skills You Need

  • Ideally you will be pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in STEM; others may apply

  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local accredited university (St Ambrose, Augustana, Western, etc)

  • If currently attending a community college must plan to pursue a 4-year degree

  • Graduation date of May 2023 or later

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above

  • Must be able to commute to the work location on an as needed basis

  • 16-20 hours/week during the academic year

  • 35-40 hours/week during the summer semester

    What Makes You Stand Out

  • Understanding of CAD modeling tools

  • Experience using 3D printing technologies

  • Attention to detail and accuracy

  • Willingness to learn

  • High level of mechanical aptitude

  • Background or coursework in materials (metals or polymers)

    What You'll Get

    At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. 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. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here ( to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

    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.

    John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard 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.