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Engineering Summer Intern

Durham, North Carolina
Engineering


Job Description

Job Summary

As a engineering summer intern, you will support development tasks that specifically relate to a pump test bench set-up and experimentations at Research Triangle Park, Durham NC. The assignments in this position are short term programs and this position does not support immigration sponsorship.

Responsibilities
  • Assist to build a pump test bench with data acquisition system
  • Provide support for the pump evaluation and development of standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Develop required PC and software skills related to development tasks
  • Establish good working relationships with peers and coworkers
  • Support other engineering tasks as needed
Requirements
  • Hands-on experience of experimental facility set-up
  • Previously experienced or familiar with data acquisition system and software (LabView experience preferred)
  • Ability to work 40 hours per week for duration of the 10-12weeks summer internship period
  • Responsible attitude and drive to contribute to project teams
  • Good organizational and communication skills, both written and oral
Education & Experience Request
  • Currently enrolled in and completed at least 2nd year in a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s program in engineering discipline, preferred Mechnical Engineering.
Referal Part

As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Laird does not discriminate in hiring or in the terms and conditions of employment because of an individual's race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, arrest record, citizenship or other categories protected by federal, state or local laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability