Mechanical Engineering Intern - Summer 2020

  • Robert Bosch GmbH
  • Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA
  • Oct 16, 2019
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At Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, we know that every career matters. Which is why you should conduct yours on a grand scale. Headquartered in the northwest Chicago suburb of Mount Prospect, we are a $990 million division of Bosch, a multinational engineering and electronics organization and the largest privately held employer in the world.

Guided by the principles of founder Robert Bosch, we offer a setting where social and environmental responsibility are part of our corporate DNA. Always mindful of our impact on the future, we are committed to sustainability, paying it forward, giving back, and lifelong learning. These are but a few of the reasons why our parent company has more than 390,000 associates and a legacy of success spanning 130 years.

As one of the world’s top 25 patent-earning companies, we average approximately eight per day.

Our Mount Prospect location offers engaging opportunities for engineering and technology professionals to support our renowned brands of handheld power tools. As a leading global technology and services supplier committed to innovative R&D, we’ll empower you to explore many established and emerging areas of expertise. These include mechanical and electrical engineering for product design and testing; 3-D digital fabrication; the Internet of things (IoT); software development; chat bots and cognitive computing; robotics; and IT project management.

This is your chance to go big. Go bold. And develop products that enhance the quality of life, with Robert Bosch Tool Corporation

Job Description

Support design engineering teams as they develop the next generation of power tools.  Key activities  include:

  • Mechanical assembly
  • Troubleshooting
  • Testing
  • Solid modeling (Creo V4.0)
  • Drawing Creation (Creo V4.0)
  • Documentation of tolerance stacks
  • Structural analysis


  • Experience with solid modeling CAD systems, Creo V2 or later preferred.
  • Experience with drawing creation.
  • Proficient with MS Office programs.
  • Able assemble and disassemble complex assemblies.  Preference given to experience in finding and resolving mechanical issues.
  • Able to follow test protocols and document the results.
  • Class work relating to the analysis of component strength.  Preference is given experience applying these skills beyond the classroom.
  • Currently a junior or sophomore enrolled in a mechanical engineering undergraduate program
  • Ability to lift and move up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a drug screen and a background check

Additional Information

By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce - EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled.

BOSCH is a proud supporter of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Initiatives

  • FIRST Robotics (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)
  • AWIM (A World In Motion)

Indefinite U.S. work authorized individuals only.  Future sponsorship for work authorization unavailable.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Undergraduate, College / Sixth form, High School