Mechanical Engineering Intern

  • Nortek Air Solutions
  • Tualatin, OR, USA
  • Oct 22, 2019
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Under technical guidance and supervision perform basic engineering functions including: Supporting manufacturing, product improvement, and testing through simulation and validation through physical testing, and documentation.

Position Key Attributes:

  • Ability to personally live safe and hold themselves and other team members accountable by having their back in support of our Safety core value.
  • Has integrity, works transparently and recognized for treating others with respect.
  • Takes accountability to create and execute solutions that deliver desired results, and can “own it” in a Performance Driven Culture.
  • Works collaboratively as one team in a Teamwork culture.
  • Enjoys embracing and igniting change as a catalyst for improvement.
  • A “builder” who is comfortable in a continuous improvement culture.
  • Can thrive in a “legacy now” culture in which we strive to do the right thing for the company today, even if it is the hard thing, and leave behind a stronger company for the next generation of employees.

Position Responsibilities

  • Implement principals of design for manufacturability into current and future products
  • Plan, perform and analyze empirical lab tests
  • Optimize 3D models for import into simulation software
  • Organization and catalog engineering files and documentation
  • Maintains an attitude which consistently represents the organizational culture, including: the mission, vision and core attributes
  • Other Ad hoc duties as assigned by manager 

Position Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor’s Degree Mechanical engineering program
  • Developing knowledge of 3D CAD software - Autodesk Inventor preferred
  • Ability to apply basic engineering principals in statics and material science
  • Working knowledge of FEA is a plus - ANYSIS AIM preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Word and Excel required)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Motivated, creative, and enthusiastic to learn

Experience level of the applicant we want

Undergraduate, College / Sixth form, High School