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Summer Internship - Industrial Design

United States - MI - Holland

Job Description

Come join our Advanced & Automotive Interior Design Studio for a 3-month
summer internship at the Automotive Technical Campus in Holland Michigan,
located on the sandy shores of beautiful Lake Michigan. You will be included in
our overall summer internship program together with many other students from
various schools and disciplines.

 

We are looking for a talented Industrial/
Transportation Design Student with a passion for automotive interior
design.

 

As an intern, you will have the ability to work with a team of
professional automotive interior designers on conceptual and customer related
projects, from single components to full automotive interiors. During your internship,
you will be exposed to the typical workflow in a world class automotive design
studio, collaborate with a cross discipline team comprised of Studio Engineers,
Consumer Researchers, Human Factors experts, Graphic Designers, and Model
Builders, involving critiques and reviews of your work and progress. You will
be mentored by the design team in all aspects related to preparing you for a
career within the automotive design profession.

 

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors Company is the biggest tier 1 automotive
interior component supplier in the world, with design studios located in the
U.S., Germany, China and India. The Studio in Holland, MI was established over
25 years ago and focuses on Advanced Design and Production Interior Design for
our domestic & global OEM customers. 

Your Qualifications

Preferred Major(s):  Industrial Design/ Transportation Design/
Product Design

 

Skills required:

  • Current student enrolled in an accredited college/university pursuing a bachelor’s degree
  • 3.00 GPA or higher
  • Sophomore, Junior or Senior status
  • Highly motivated, positive attitude and goal orientated
  • Prior internship(s), work experience, and/or extracurricular activities preferred
  • US Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • Advanced manual and digital sketch and rendering
    skills.
  • Understanding for proportions, 3D perspective and
    balance of your sketch
  • compositions.
  • A robust personal design process that incorporates
    the disciplines of research,
  • need and opportunity identification, conceptual
    ideation, implementation &
  • storytelling to support your concepts and
    solutions. 

Please include a digital copy of your cover letter,
resume and portfolio, or a web link to your portfolio.

Apply online now
Published: 12/29/2017
Job Field: Administration
Location: United States - MI - Holland
REQ. NO.: 17004058
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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