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Summer Mechanical Engineering Intern

Apply Job ID REF1050O Date posted 09/26/2022 Address 10405 Westlake Drive, Charlotte, NC Job Type Full-time Job Status Non-Exempt

Vulcan 

For more than 150 years, Vulcan has been recognized by chefs and operators throughout the world for its top-quality, energy efficient commercial cooking equipment. Our equipment is found in busy kitchens nationwide; target segments include large chain restaurants, emerging/regional chains, independent restaurants, K-12 schools, grocery and hotels/recreation.

Vulcan is a division of Illinois Tool Works (ITW), a Fortune 200 global multi-industrial manufacturing leader with revenues totaling $14.5 billion in 2021.


We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-driven intern to join our engineering team during the summer of 2023. You will have an opportunity to develop and test solutions relevant to future Vulcan products alongside the Engineering and Research & Development teams. This internship will help you grow your professional skills and broaden your experience in engineering as you contribute to our company-wide goals.

The summer engineering intern program with Vulcan is designed to provide students hands-on exposure to daily engineering operations, project management, cross-functional teamwork, and research & development. The successful candidate will be a self-directed, results-oriented, and will have a strong interest in working with our business full time upon graduation.

Qualifications:

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

·       Computer Aided Design – Using Solid Works

·       Design of sheet metal components and value-added assembly

·       Systems design integration utilizing mechanical, electro mechanical, and electric

        components

·       Preliminary understanding of gas combustion systems

·       Connection between engineering and business/market needs

·       Engineering process and documentation requirements

·       Understanding of ITW 80/20 practices and other key processes

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·       Mechanical Engineering path with emphasis on relevant math & science.

·       Excellent verbal and written communication skills

·       Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint preferred

·       Demonstrated interest or experience with hands on engineering design, build, and test

         applications

·       CAD software experience, Solid Works or other similar 3D system aptitude preferred

·       3.2 GPA or higher

OTHER REQUIREMENTS / WORKING CONDITIONS

·       Legally authorized to work in the United States.

·       You will work in a team-oriented office and lab environment

·       Ideal candidate would be available for an internship in both summer 2023 and summer

        2024 prior to graduating

·       Legally authorized to work in the United States.

·       You will work in a team-oriented office and lab environment.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential. 

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  

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At ITW, we value our colleagues' unique perspectives, experiences, and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential.

Equal Opportunities

ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Read more information here.

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