Internship / Co-op Opportunities

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Internship / Co-op Opportunities

Kuhn North America is a market leader in the agricultural and industrial equipment industry. We are searching for motivated students who are passionate about agriculture and manufacturing and thrive on the challenge of growth opportunities at our Brodhead, WI headquarters in the following areas:

  • Ag Business Explorer Internship – Specially designed for ag business students early in your college career, to help you explore the various careers in this field. This opportunity will allow you to sample work experience for one month in each of the three areas: Sales Support, Product Support, and Dealer Development.
  • Control Systems Engineer Intern or Co-op – This position is responsible for design and development of innovative software and electronic control systems for Kuhn/Kuhn Knight products. You will work closely with product development team to create specifications, schematics, and budgets for controls systems. Knowledge in software/electronics and an understanding of mechanical systems is required. Experience with farm/off-road equipment preferred. Current enrollment in a mechatronics, electrical, software, or computer engineering program is required.
  • Manufacturing Engineer Co-op – In this position, you will have the opportunity to drive continuous improvement in KUHN manufacturing operations and establish and maintain safe and efficient production processes with the objective of reducing cost while improving quality and performance. Potential projects include plant flow/layout improvement, process review/optimization, fixture design, process documentation, ECN review, etc. Current enrollment in an agricultural, manufacturing, industrial engineering/technology, or mechanical engineering/technology degree program is required.
  • Product Evaluation Intern or Co-op – The Product Evaluation Co-op performs various product performance evaluation and testing activities, including KUHN/KUHN Knight products, competitive product benchmarking and new R& D projects in the field and lab environments. Current enrollment in an agricultural/mechanical engineering or agricultural engineering technology degree program is required. Knowledge of material spreading, mixing and hay tool technology is preferred. Knowledge and experience in the areas of farm equipment engineering, testing, mechanics/repair, electricity, hydraulics, and welding is also preferred.
  • Tooling Design Engineer Co-op – This position is responsible for design of reliable, accurate, and user-friendly welding, machining, and assembly fixtures based on manufacturing requirements. Proficiency in CAD (Pro-E Creo) and some knowledge of steel fabrication, welding, machining, and tooling design or manufacturing engineering is preferred. Current enrollment in a manufacturing/mechanical engineering/technology degree program is required.

If you are interested in one of these internship or co-op opportunities, please send your resume to:

Jill Leitzen
Kuhn North America, Inc.
PO Box 167
Brodhead,Wl 53520
Fax: (608) 897-2135