AVL North America

PEI Intern - Controls

Job Location US-MI-Plymouth
Posted Date 6 days ago(2/12/2018 11:20 AM)


Powertrain Engineering, Inc. is looking for a controls intern from approximately May - fall of 2018.  This Internship will provide exposure to a company that serves as an expert partner to the global automotive and mobility industry for the development of innovative powertrain systems.  The intern position is paid hourly without benefits and will be located in the Plymouth, MI area.  This internship is a learning position and will support the controls team in the PEI company.  The PEI Intern - Controls will be given direction from a supervisor and an individually assigned mentor to ensure success in the position.  Qualified candidates should be earning a degree in relation to controls.  It is preferred for candidates to have direct powertrain experience, however, not required. 


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.


Under the direction of an engineering lead:

  • Performs powertrain and vehicle controls/systems and other relevant engineering project work within project team as required.
  • Supports/ensures data quality and contributes to technical project reports.
  • Coordinates activities concerned with technical development, scheduling, and resolving engineering test issues.
  • Supports customer meetings.
  • Other duties as required to insure project success.


  • High School diploma
  • Excellent organizational and record keeping skills.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Accurate transcription and data input skills.
  • Good keyboard and math skills.
  • Good computer skills including familiarity with C/C++ and Matlab.
  • Good interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Enrollment in current University.


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