R&D Mechanical Engineering Intern in Greenville, SC at ITW Specialty Products

Date Posted: 9/13/2018

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IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION PLEASE ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS ALONG WITH YOUR APPLICATION

1. What hobbies do you partake in outside of your studies? (Please list each one and provide a short description.)
2. How familiar are you with machining processes (mills, lathes, CNC machines and sheet metal forming)?
3. Tell me about anything you’ve built or created in your spare time that you are most proud of (not school related).
4. What is your SolidWorks experience level (yrs. of use) and do you use it outside of class work?
5. Inspiration for becoming a Mechanical Engineer?
6. What are you looking to get out of a summer internship?

The Mechanical Engineering Summer Intern performs a variety of functions as it relates to the Hi-Cone Carrier Application Equipment and the Dynac Accumulation Equipment. The successful candidate must be comfortable working in an office environment and performing hands on work.


  • Machine design & detailing
  • Product and concept testing
  • Conception and designing fixtures

Typical Projects include:

  • Analyze effects of geometry, contents, C.G., material, etc on DYNAC performance
  • Optimize chucks for Bottle Orienting Hi-Cone machines
  • Cost reduction ideas/concepts

 Proficient in the following software applications:

  • AutoCad or Draftsight (familiarly is sufficient)
  • Solidworks for all design
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Microsoft Project

 

 MINIMIUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Actively pursuing a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university
  • Mechanical skills: knowledge of mechanical and physical
  • Use of tools: ability to use hand and power tools
  • Innovation: ability to work alone and with others to develop new concepts and solve problems
  • Troubleshooting: have a methodical and logical mindset through process. Ability to perform root cause analysis
  • Work ethic: willingness to put forth the effort required to get the job done, while upholding high ethical standards. Work well with others in a team environment.