Mechanical Engineering Intern in Hatfield, PA at ITW Test & Measurement and Equipment

Date Posted: 2/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Brooks Instrument is an industry leader in flow and pressure measurement and control products for critical applications, and a division of ITW (A Fortune 150 Company). We are seeking candidates for a Mechanical Engineering Intern. This highly visible position will be based out of our headquarters facility in Hatfield, PA (Suburban Philadelphia). In addition to our Pennsylvania operations, Brooks maintains manufacturing, sales, and service center facilities around the world. Our products are used in laboratory and process applications in end markets such as: life sciences, petro-chemicals, semiconductor, analytical instruments, nuclear, and solar cells.

Basic Function
Perform a variety of operational, development, and documentation activities to improve the quality, manufacturability, cost, and performance of mechanical flow measurement and control technologies (sensors, valves, meter bodies, flow elements, enclosures, etc.) used in Brooks legacy flow and pressure products. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the design and modifications to molded, welded, etched, stamped, machined, and extruded components.  
  • Develop and/or interpret CAD models and drawings in SolidWorks
  • Use Mapics and Team Center to maintain and archive product documentation.
  • Initiate and assist in implementation of Engineering Change Notices.
  • Give direction to and/or perform the validation testing of mechanical design changes in coordination with the reliability group.
  • Provide input to the improvement to the product build and test processes.
  • Follow Brooks’ current and future best practices for mechanical designs.
  • Participate in mechanical design process improvement initiatives.
  • Support company-wide continuous improvement initiatives, particularly as related to product quality.
  • In line with Brooks’ zero accident safety policy, maintain and enhance department safety policies and procedures.
  • Communicate with Executives, Managers and co-workers in formal and informal settings.
  • Other duties as assigned.  
Required Education and Experience
  • High School Graduate
  • Completed at least 2 years of college with a curriculum focused in Mechanical Engineering
  • Basic understanding of CAD Modeling and Drafting, Thermodynamics, and Mechanics
  • Working knowledge of Solidworks or NX CAD software.
  • A desire to personally grow within the test and measurement industry. 
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills, both verbal and written.
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter with a high degree of initiative, creativity, and problem-solving ability.
  • Multi-tasking with a detail orientation and commitment to accountability in a fast-paced environment.
The opportunity to join a well-established (70 + years in business) yet dynamically changing organization that works together as a team to meet the challenges of satisfying customers’ needs and managing rapid growth to better compete in a global marketplace.
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ITW Company Overview

ITW was built on innovation and the strength of new ideas. These values have helped us expand into multiple platforms in nearly 60 countries. But at each of our businesses, the independent entrepreneurial spirit and freedom to innovate remain strong. It’s the highly talented people at ITW businesses all over the world who drive our success through new products and customer driven solutions. Together, we are ITW—a Fortune 200 company that has prospered for 100 years, and changed the way people live and work, all over the world.

Brooks Instrument is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without required to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.