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Plastics Engineering Intern

Requisition ID:  1585
Location:  Winston Salem, NC, US, 27101-2166
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Education Experience:  -
Employment Experience:  -
Travel:  None

Company Information

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today's increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations - redefining what's possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS -

TE Automotive is one of the leading providers of advanced automobile connectivity solutions. We enable nearly every electronic function in the car -- from alternative power systems to infotainment and sensor technologies - all in a harsh environment. No matter which technology path OEMs choose to innovate for the connected car, we're committed to helping our customers meet evolving challenges and requirements.

Job Overview

TE’s internship program is designed to provide interns with real world experience to enhance classroom knowledge. Uniquely crafted assignments and meaningful projects provide interns with a challenging 10 – 12 week experience. Interns will gain exposure to senior leadership and be given professional development opportunities. At the end of the summer, interns will be provided the opportunity to pursue full-time placement within TE Connectivity.  

TE Connectivity has a Plastics Engineer summer internship available in Winston Salem, NC within the Automotive Business Unit.  This position will support the Automotive Launch and Process Engineering Groups. 

Responsibilities & Qualifications


  • This role will support Manufacturing Development Engineers in daily activities relating to the design, deployment and optimization of injection molds.
  • The Intern will work within the new business quote team department to provide product design modeling support for Design for Manufacturability reviews.   



The ideal candidate will be a detail-oriented sophomore or junior currently working toward a Bachelor's Degree in Plastics Engineering and who meets the following qualifications:

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0 
  • Proficient with Creo
  • Demonstrated project management capabilities with an emphasis on strategic thinking, teamwork, and results-driven implementation
  • Comfort dealing with ambiguity and ability to manage multiple projects
  • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


Job Segment: Engineer, Process Engineer, Project Manager, Entry Level Engineer, Engineering, Automotive, Technology

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