Hasbro Reliability Engineering Co-op January 2019 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island

Reliability Engineering Co-op

Hasbro is currently recruiting enthusiastic, technically curious and confident undergraduate or graduate students to work as Reliability Engineering Co-ops at our Pawtucket, RI headquarters.

Under supervision from Reliability Engineering management, the RE co-op will be primarily working with other Reliability Engineers to help identify toy product safety and performance test specifications and ensure the acceptable completion and documentation of all test results.

We also offer a unique opportunity to our students by participating in Hasbro's Engineering Product Innovation Challenge. This is an annual event where co-ops work in teams to bring an idea for a Hasbro product to concept stage. This includes presenting the idea to business partners at various checkpoints in the process and prototyping the concept for presentation.

Specific Tasks/ Accountabilities:

  • Interact daily with Product Engineering, Design and Marketing teams

  • Participate in multidisciplinary design reviews to help evaluate products for safety and reliability compliance

  • Help devise tests, analyze, and interpret related toy testing data

  • Develop a basic understanding of the overall product development process

  • Compile/review consumer complaint/return data for analysis. Support implementation of corrective actions if necessary.

  • Learn industry regulations and standards for various product lines

  • Become familiar with industry standard materials and manufacturing processes


  • Undergraduate pursuing a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent

  • Must be available to work full-time as a co-op from January 2019 - July 2019.

  • Co-op assignments can be either a mandatory or optional requirement for graduation

Preference will be given to candidates with:

  • Completion of at least one year of study towards a BS in Engineering

  • Project work or co-op experience in product design engineering, mechanism design &/or robotics

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal effectiveness skills

  • Strong time/project management skills & the desire to build/expand competency in this area

  • Intermediate-level skills in MS Excel, Word, and Outlook & web-based applications

Candidates are responsible for their own housing and transportation (FREE Parking)

Hasbro headquarters are in Pawtucket, RI. We offer shuttle service for students commuting from Boston to the South Attleboro, MA commuter rail station, 1.3 miles from our office.

Interviews will be offered via SKYPE in October 2018.