Kirkwood Community College

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Engineer/Business Intern



, Iowa

Internship Length: 45 hrs
Office Hours: 8AM to 6PM

The intern will participate in cross-functional activities/projects involving the following other departments: Design Engineering, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Quality and Enterprise Sourcing. The intern will assist engineers and lab technicians in performing root cause investigation and failure analysis of component failures from the factory and field and qualification testing of new components. The intern may be requested to track and manage Material Flow activities performed by the Application Engineers and provide a weekly progress report to the manager.  The intern may be asked to perform other duties by the staff or manager. The intern will be evaluated on performance of the projects assigned and interaction with suppliers, other employees and customers. Work hours to be negotiated and agreed upon by the manager and intern.

 

Basic Requirements

Ability to Follow Instructions Basic Computer Skills (Microsoft)

Excellent Communication:   Speaking: Phone calls, Meetings, Possible Presentations.     Writing: Email, Fax, Documenting Tests/Results/Findings/Conclusions

Ability to Work in a Team Environment & Independently

Attention to Detail

Organization Skills

Professional: Mature and Possesses Positive Attitude

Essential Functions

Problem Solving, Customer/Supplier Relations, Analytical Thinking, Completes Projects In a Timely Manner

THIS DESCRIPTION DOES NOT LIST ALL DUTIES. INTERN MAY BE ASKED TO PERFORM OTHER DUTIES BY THE Staff or sUPERVISOR. INTERN WILL BE EVALUATED ON PERFORMANCE OF THE PROJECTS LISTED AS WELL AS INTERACTION WITH EMPLOYEES AND CLIENTS. On-site HOURS WILL BE negotiated WITH EACH CANDIDATE.

Safety expectations, including harassment, should be reviewed with the host.





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