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Engineering Intern

Job Description

Jacobs Vehicle Systems is recognized as the industry leader in developing and manufacturing commercial vehicle retarding systems is offering an exciting opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career in mechanical engineering. Students are given the opportunity to make meaningful contributions to address real world business needs. While internships are typically technical in nature, our program also includes a human element which requires strong leadership and communication. We believe this combination enables the development of both interpersonal and professional skills of the intern.

Students will be allocated to an engineering group, Product Development or New Technology, and will be assigned project-based work. Some project examples include, but are not limited to, initial concept and design, designing and building test fixtures, and supporting product development by investigating quality defects and implementing corrective actions.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with engineering mentor to support product design, testing and production.
  • Product/feature specification development.
  • Gain thorough knowledge of JVS technologies and their application on diesel engines.
  • Lead and support continuous improvement activities.
  • Additional responsibilities may vary based upon the immediate needs of the business.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Mechanical aptitude and understanding of diesel engines and valve train systems
  • Experience in 3D CAD modeling using Creo, Solidworks or comparable system
  • Able to participate in team initiatives as well as maintain a sense of autonomy
  • Must be self-motivated and ambitious
  • Actively seeks out solutions to identified problems
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Available 40 hours per week; Monday-Friday

Education:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Seeking Junior or Senior level students

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ''Altra Company.'' Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ''EEO is the Law'' poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ''Altra Company.'' Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ''EEO is the Law'' poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

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Location US-CT-Bloomfield
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Engineering & Aerospace, Other
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Company Overview

Altra Industrial Motion Corporate

Altra is a premier global designer and producer of a wide range of motion control and power transmission solutions. With engineered components and systems that provide the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products can be used in nearly any machine, process or application involving motion. From precision motors embedded in medical robots to heavy duty brakes used in rugged mining applications, Altra has been solving complex customer challenges around the world for decades. Our products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established brands, including: Ameridrives, Bauer Gear Motor, Bibby Turboflex, Boston Gear, Delroyd Worm Gear, Formsprag Clutch, Guardian Couplings, Huco, Industrial Clutch, Inertia Dynamics, Jacobs Vehicle Systems, Kilian, Kollmorgen, Lamiflex Couplings, Marland Clutch, Matrix, Nuttall Gear, Portescap, Stieber, Stromag, Svendborg Brakes, Thomson, TB Wood's, Twiflex, Warner Electric, Warner Linear. Learn More

Contact Information

US-CT-Bloomfield
Altra Industrial Motion Corp.
000-000-0000
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Altra Industrial Motion Corporate
Company:
US-CT-Bloomfield
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Hour
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Engineering & Aerospace, Other
Store Type:

Job Description

Jacobs Vehicle Systems is recognized as the industry leader in developing and manufacturing commercial vehicle retarding systems is offering an exciting opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career in mechanical engineering. Students are given the opportunity to make meaningful contributions to address real world business needs. While internships are typically technical in nature, our program also includes a human element which requires strong leadership and communication. We believe this combination enables the development of both interpersonal and professional skills of the intern.

Students will be allocated to an engineering group, Product Development or New Technology, and will be assigned project-based work. Some project examples include, but are not limited to, initial concept and design, designing and building test fixtures, and supporting product development by investigating quality defects and implementing corrective actions.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with engineering mentor to support product design, testing and production.
  • Product/feature specification development.
  • Gain thorough knowledge of JVS technologies and their application on diesel engines.
  • Lead and support continuous improvement activities.
  • Additional responsibilities may vary based upon the immediate needs of the business.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Mechanical aptitude and understanding of diesel engines and valve train systems
  • Experience in 3D CAD modeling using Creo, Solidworks or comparable system
  • Able to participate in team initiatives as well as maintain a sense of autonomy
  • Must be self-motivated and ambitious
  • Actively seeks out solutions to identified problems
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Available 40 hours per week; Monday-Friday

Education:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Seeking Junior or Senior level students

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ''Altra Company.'' Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ''EEO is the Law'' poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ''Altra Company.'' Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ''EEO is the Law'' poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

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