Test Lab Engineering Internship/Co-Op Assignment
Location: Sarasota, FL
Start Date: August/September 2019
Plan, manage, and complete small/medium scale electrical and/or mechanical projects.
Support test, mechanical, and manufacturing engineering
Support new product development
Hold meetings to review progress and accomplishment tracker
90% - Test and Manufacturing Engineering Support
Complete a small/medium scale project involving electromechanical components to automate various processes.
Optimize, analyze, and support production processes and equipment.
New process and equipment fabrication, programming, and troubleshooting..
Troubleshooting issues with automated test equipment (ATE) (Hardware or software)
Application of statistics/programming to analyze large databases (MS Access, MS Excel, or Python)
Develop simple hardware and software to automate daily processes.
Usage of 3D Printing, actuator control, sensors, PLC, LabVIEW, VBA, VB.net, C#
Create CAD models of fixtures, brackets, or other custom prototype equipment.
Daily office tasks (specify, ship, or purchase parts, following up with suppliers and contractors)
10% - New Product Development
Prototype fabrication (basic electrical and machining work, 3D printing, working with machine shop)
Product qualification support
Interacting and supporting design engineers.
Microsoft Excel (analysis automation, statistical data analysis of larger data sets)
National Instrument LabVIEW (Basics)
Any 3D CAD software (Solidworks, pro-engineer, etc.)
Basic machine shop skills/experience (drill press, mill, band saw).
Basic electrical circuits (ie. Ohms law, voltage divider, shunt resistor, switches, relays)
Programming experience in any procedural or object-oriented language (ie. Matlab, C#, Arduino).
Project planning and organization skills.
Positive attitude, responsible, proactive, self-motivating, and the ability to learn efficiently and under pressure.
Highly results oriented.
Skills desired, but not required:
Microsoft Excel, Access, Visio, Project
Basic Tolerancing and GD&T
.NET (Visual Basic/C#)
Experience with PLC ladder logic programming
National Instrument's cDAQ hardware and interfaces.
Electrical analysis equipment (Oscilloscope, multimeter, etc)
Electronics soldering and wiring.
Overall GPA 3.2/4.0 or above
Candidate should have completed 3+ years of cumulative college or university course work leading to Bachelors, Masters, or Doctorate Degrees in an engineering discipline.
This position requires access to technologies and hardware subject to US national security based export control requirements. All applicants must be US Persons (8 USC 1324b(a)(3)), or otherwise authorized by the U.S. Government. No company sponsorship will be offered.
This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee within this position. The actual duties, responsibilities and qualifications may vary based on assignment or group.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic data or other legally protected status.
The student applicant must be able to provide official proof of current enrollment in an accredited engineering college or university.
Safran Electrical & Power
Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 92,000 employees and sales of 21 billion euros in 2018.
Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes Research & Development programs to meet fast-changing market requirements, with total R&D expenditures of around 1.5 billion euros in 2018.
Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters and is featured on the "Happy at work" rankings. The Group places fourth on the Universum ranking for the favorite companies of newly-qualified engineers in France.
Safran Electrical & Power is one of the world's leaders in aircraft electrical systems. The company is a key player in the equipment electrification of electric and hybrid propulsion sector. It has 12,400 employees across 12 different countries.