The DTNA Design Center is a high performing team where everybody takes responsibility to become the "Undisputed Market Leader in Truck Design." As a Designer Intern, you will bring your extensive work experience in transportation design to join this high-energy DTNA Design Team responsible for interior and exterior design of the DTNA portfolio of products; Freightliner, Western Star and business subsidiaries. Your strong passion for design and excellent design skills will be a vital part of the design studio process, in the development of current production platforms and advanced design projects. Together we shape the future!
Interns in this role may have the opportunity to transition into a full-time position subject to manager evaluations and business availability.
We Take Care of Our TeamSalary placement is determined by your anticipated graduation year and ranges between $21 - $30 per hour.Benefits include:Professional development and networking events, including resume reviews/mock interviewsHousing and transportation stipendEmployee resource groupsEvent ticket offering (based on corporate availability)Company social eventsWhat You Drive at DTNAWork directly with the Chief Designer as part of the Design team to support projects and help create a strategic design vision for DTNA's truck brandsYou will receive guidance from senior designers and the management team as you learn the process to develop your designs with real world constraintsSupport the Chief Designer with your strong passion for design, enthusiasm, dynamic working style and adaptability as an example to raise the overall design skills of team membersKnowledge You Should BringMust be currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's/PhD Program for Transportation Design from an accredited college/university
have graduated within the last 12 monthsStrong oral and written communication skillsSolid organizational skillsCreative mindsetInterpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environmentExpert level sketching and rendering skills to communicate your ideas in presentationsAble to follow and lead execution on scale and full scale models and CADStrategic creative thinker with a thorough understanding of the design processStrong communication and presentation skills for both internal and external meetingsTeam player mindset with a passion for designProficient with Adobe PhotoshopBasic knowledge of AliasLatest portfolio / work samples for submission are required with application#LI-HybridWhere We WorkThis position is open to applicants who can work in (or relocate to) the following location(s)-Portland, OR US
YOU MAKE US - YOU MAKE THE DIFFERENCEPeople are what makes us - everyone makes the difference at Daimler Truck. As one global team, we drive success: from conventional powertrains to the future of sustainable transportation. We build to solve. Constantly pursuing our goals. Our culture. Our daily life.It's your impact that makes the difference. Only together, will we achieve more sustainable transportation, reduce our carbon footprint, increase safety on and off the track, develop smarter technology and financial solutions. All essential, to fulfill our purpose for all who keep the world moving. That's why we rely on each other. We start with listening to your insights, thoughts, and ideas.Let's unleash our collective potential to build our future, progress together and lead with the long view. Because everything you do has an impact. It matters. This is what we call impact Culture.Schedule Type:Hybrid (4 days per week in-office / 1 day remote). This schedule builds our #OneTeamBestTeam culture, provides an unparalleled customer experience, and creates innovative solutions through in-person collaboration.
At Daimler Truck North America, we recognize our world is changing faster than ever before. By listening to the needs of today, we're building to solve with cutting-edge solutions in sustainability and future driving technology across electric, hydrogen and autonomous. These solutions, backed by years of innovative success and achievement, continue DTNA's legacy as the undisputed industry leader. Our evolving brand portfolio is second to none, including Freightliner Trucks, Western Star, Demand Detroit, Thomas Built Buses, Freightliner Custom Chassis, and Financial Services. Together, we work as one team towards our envisioned future - building a cleaner, safer and more efficient tomorrow for all.That is what we are working toward - for all who keep the world moving.Additional InformationThis position is
to Visa sponsorship
to existing Visa holdersApplicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the country the position is located in at the time of applicationFinal candidate must successfully complete a criminal background checkFinal candidate may be required to successfully complete a pre-employment drug screenContractors, professional services, or other contingent workers should confirm with their local agency if they are eligible to apply for FTE positionsEEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/VeteransDaimler Truck North America is committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing an environment where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, age, marital status, family relationship, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression (including transgender and transitioning status), genetic information, or veteran status.For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.