Ford Motor Company Experiential Learning Program - KCAP in Claycomo, Missouri


Job Title:

Experiential Learning Program - KCAP

Job Description & Qualifications:

Job Description:

We build world-class vehicles in our plants around the world, constantly developing new technologies and processes to further increase our efficiency. It’s our people who really make the difference. We encourage all of our employees to think outside the box to help us find better and more efficient ways to manufacture our vehicles.

You can be part of the Ford Motor Company, Kansas City Assembly Plant, manufacturing team's future success. As our co-op program is a three-way relationship between Ford, the student and the university, eligible candidates must attend a university with a co-op program with an established co-op relationship with Ford Motor Company. Interested candidate should be able to work six months at a Ford Facility.


As the Experiential Learning Program –KCAP you will be assigned a department and will work on engineering projects encompassing but not limited to

  • Working with team members on reducing line time, cost saving projects, cycle plans

  • Coordinating with additional team members such as hourly production employees, maintenance employees and support departments to assist you with your assigned project.

  • Leading team meetings on your assigned project, cycle plans, etc.

  • Maintaining improvements and updates to your Area Manager on project accomplishments and deadlines.

  • Must be available for one semester to work day shift

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Must be actively enrolled in College (Junior or Senior Year)

  • 1+ years of experience with Microsoft office suite applications (Word, Powerpoint, excel, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Pursuing Bachelor of Science degree in: Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Welding Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Material Science Engineering or Agricultural Engineering

  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA throughout the program

  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic working environment including our world class manufacturing facilities where you have the opportunity to see the product developed and completed

  • Students should be available and willing to do multiple assignments

  • Ability to work within a diverse team

  • Flexibility in work location

  • Interest in the automotive industry and Manufacturing

The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse

workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

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