The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering program mixes academic courses at ECAM Lyon (1,800 hours) and professional experience at a host company (2,800 hours). During the last semester, the student works full time in the host company. The core tasks at the host company are linked to the fields of mechanical and industrial engineering.
- Industrialization: defining work positions, applying new production procedures, industrializing new products
- Supply Chain/Logistics: production management (MRP, KANAN, GPAO, SMED), applying an ERP
- Maintenance : Applying a CMMS, reorganizing spare parts, TPM, contract management
- Environment, Health, and Safety: Quality management, certification, continuous improvement actiosn, risk analysis, material management …
Companies that have trusted ECAM Lyon include: Groupe Alstom, Arcelor Mital, Areva, Bosch Rexroth, Caterpillar, CEA, EDF, JST Transformateurs, JTEKT Europe, Messier Bugatti, Montabert, Renault Trucks, Schneider Electric, ST Microelectronics, Valeo, Vision Systems, …
In addition to the time spent in the host company, students must carry out a minimum 2-month internship abroad. Students in host companies that focus exclusively on the French Market and cannot give students the possibility to carry out their tasks abroad can be seconded in an ECAM Lyon partner company during this time to carry out a project that builds upon their host company’s.