Praxair Surface Technologies (PST), a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking Summer Interns to join our team in Manchester, CT.
This position will assist our Operations and Engineering Teams in Manchester to support our specific coating processes that service the aviation/aerospace industries.
Complete training on safety, process, material, and equipment
Work closely with atmospheric and chamber coating process teams
Analyze data and recommend formulation and process changes (as needed)
Utilize a wide variety of plant equipment and analytical data
Coordinate with other engineers and technicians to move projects forward
Reduced sampling. Data analysis to determine if parts qualify and if not what print criteria will need adjusted to improve process capability
Develop visual standards for tooling
Failure analysis-look at qc failure data trends
Assist engineers on graphite cup implantation and qualification in platinum aluminide.
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
General knowledge of technical principles and processes
Good oral and written communication skills
Ability to contribute in a team environment
Self-motivated and outgoing nature
Proficiency with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Other duties as assigned
Major in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Materials Science preferred
Junior or Senior year students preferred
A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.9/4.0