ZF Friedrichshafen AG, also known as ZF Group, originally Zahnradfabrik Friedrichshafen, and commonly abbreviated to ZF, is a German car parts maker headquartered in Friedrichshafen, in the south-west German region of Baden-Württemberg.

ZF Friedrichshafen Northville, MI, USA
Dec 17, 2019
Internship
The position will provide opportunities to develop materials testing skills and assist in a technical laboratory environment.  Familiarity with the following would be advantageous but not required.  Position Responsibilities:  Preparation of specimens for failure analysis and metallography using automated and semi-automated equipment. Image analysis, digital imaging, and optical microscopy. Testing using equipment such as Rockwell, Brinell, Vickers hardness, spectroscopy, and density. Working with diverse materials such as iron, steel, aluminum, platings, polymers, elastomers, and oils. Working with diverse processes such as forming, heat treating, welding, coating/plating. Utilizing testing equipment such as FTIR, DSC, TGA, etc. for polymer and organic materials. Performing and evaluating non-destructive tests. Data collection, interpretation, and report writing. Laboratory maintenance tasks. Ensure departmental compliance with...