2024 Summer Intern - Additive Design & Manufacturing Intern

General Motor
October 01, 2023
Offerd Salary:$4,300 - $4,900
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Working Time:Full time
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Work Arrangement :

Onsite: This position requires an employee to be on-site on a full-time basis.

The Role:

The Additive Innovation Lab (AIL), located in Cole Engineering Center, is the central hub of additive manufacturing (AM) education for GM. The AIL enables users to learn and apply additive manufacturing principles through hands-on operation of various professional-grade AM machines.

The Engineering Intern will possess a basic technical knowledge in mechanical engineering, CAD design, and materials science, combined with a desire to work hands-on and teach others to do so too. The candidate should have a passion for 3D printing, technology, and a desire to continuously learn new things!


  • Support or lead additive design and manufacturing application projects

  • Support AIL operations including safety, hands-on machine operation, maintenance, training, materials management, etc.

  • Train Engineering personnel on the use and operation of the Additive Manufacturing machines in the AIL

  • Support Engineering personnel in Design-For-Additive-Manufacturing (DfAM) techniques to optimize designs and minimize time and material used in builds

  • Assist AM education efforts via Degreed Learning Path creation, video content creation, training classes, and more special projects as assigned

  • Additional Description

    Required Qualifications:

  • Pursuit of a Bachelor's degree in one of the following areas: Mechanical Engineering, Material Science, Industrial Engineering, or Product Design

  • Must be graduating between August 2024 and May 2027

  • What will give you a Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications):

  • Successful completion of CAD (Solid Works/NX/Catia/etc.) and Analysis (CAE/FEA) courses

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills required to build relationships

  • Direct hands-on operational experience with AM equipment – FDM and SLA processes preferred

  • Knowledgeable in appropriate design methods and procedures based on common modeling process

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and with others

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Student Stipend: GM will provide a one-time lump sum taxable stipend payment to eligible students selected for the 2024 Student Program.

    Pay Transparency: The salary range for this role is $4,300 - $4,900, dependent upon class status and degree.

    Benefits : Benefit options are not available for this role.

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