Broan-NuTone company is a residential indoor air quality. The Company was started in 1932 headquartered in Hartford Wisconsin United States. It is a manufacturing industry leads in residential ventilation products customized climate and indoor quality service and solutions Range Hoods Bath Exhaust Ventilation Fans Central Vacuum Systems Doorbells and Balanced Ventilation/Fresh Air Systems. Broan manufacturing, marketing, and sales locations are situated with more than 2,500 employees engaging in the industry. The Locations are California, Ohio, Canada, Chile, China, and Mexico.Energy Star U.S Building council's leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for Homes and the National Association of Home Builder's Model Green Home Building are the wide selection of products is offered by Broan that help meets the requirements of all three major green building programs. Broan provides a fast-paced innovative work environment with outstanding benefits Equal Opportunity Employer in this world-class organization.
Broan leads the industry with forward-thinking residential ventilation products, unsurpassed built-in convenience products, and superior customer service.
The Engineering Co-Op role will apply design engineering principles and practices, execute testing of products, and manage assigned portions of product development projects as a contributor to the Broan Engineering team.
Job Responsibilities Research new technologies
Conceptualize product systems or sub-systems
Design, create prototypes
Participate in product testing and validation activities
Evaluate Broan and competitive products
Perform design calculations to predict performance, support trade-offs. Justify under review.
Serve as an active participant on assigned project teams. Manage and meet commitments to support project scope and schedule.
Job Requirements Interpret complex sets of product requirements, apply them to designs, and innovate around requirements.
Review, interpret, and mark-up or change Engineering drawings and Bills of Materials. Author and manage Engineering Changes through a workflow process.
Communicate effectively through verbal, written, and electronic means. Provide regular status updates as requested. Speak and write English effectively to convey information.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Successfully partner with teammates, suppliers, and customers (both internal and external), working closely with others in a team environment. Establish and leverage relationships to achieve common project objectives.
Mechanical Engineering Positions Core coursework of statics, dynamics, strength of materials, and fluid dynamics.Basic knowledge of mechanical devices and electromechanical components.
Electrical Engineering Positions Core coursework of circuit theory, embedded systems, and software designBasic knowledge of electrical/electronic devices, and electromechanical components
Preferred Skills (not required) Experience with Creo (ME only), Matlab, Minitab, and Labview
Experience in air movement, ventilation, or appliance design
Knowledge of programming languages Visual Basic, C/C++, LabView is a plus.
Design of Experiments (DOE)
Fluency in other languages spoken throughout Broan global facilities - Mandarin Chinese, French, Spanish
Co Op Details
Job Location Broan Global Corporate Headquarters,926 W. State St., Hartford, WI 53027
Hours Full-time, 40 hours per week
Duration Spring Co-Op January 2021 through August 2021
Fall Co-Op June 2020 through December 2020
Year Co-Op January 2021 through January 2022
Internship June 2021 through August 2021
Hourly Pay $20.00/hour
Benefits: PTO and Holiday Pay
Openings for Engineering Co-Ops, 2020 and 2021
Advanced Development The Broan Advanced Development team explores advanced technologies and concepts prior to injecting them into mainstream product development. Emphasis is on technology research, advanced simulation, design, and the creation of functional proof-of-concept prototypes.
Assessments are made for technical feasibility and cost feasibility.
Students have the opportunity to work side-by-side with subject matter experts.
New Product Development The New Product Development team takes products from idea through to mass production.
The launch process follows industry stage-gate best practices, going through Scope, Concept, Design, Launch, and Production.
Students have the opportunity to see how new products are born. They participate in prototyping, design, risk review, testing, and manufacturing. They interact directly with most of the internal business functions, as well as outside suppliers.
Engineering Test Laboratory Broan Test Labs assure product integrity and quality via a comprehensive range of test capabilities.
Students work on prototype fabrication.
Students have the opportunity to work with experts in performing testing and participate in lab coordination, gathering data, and reporting results and conclusions.
Regulatory Construction codes, building codes, safety, and industry standards govern how products are designed, qualified, and tested.
The Regulatory team researches and reviews codes and standards and determines their application to Broan products. Students will work with the regulatory team to develop the qualification and test plans to produce compliance documentation
Students have the opportunity to work with regulatory experts in research, application, and compliance activities.