Intern, Manufacturing Engineer

POSTED: October 7, 2021
BUSINESS: Saab
POSITION TYPE: Internship

Job Description:

 

At Saab in West Lafayette, Indiana, you have the opportunity to join a team that will manufacture the rear section of the T-7A Red Hawk military trainer aircraft for the United States Air Force. When at full capacity by 2027, Saab will employ over 300 employees in the West Lafayette facility in management, administration, and manufacturing. The new flagship facility will utilize advanced manufacturing techniques and leverage research and development to support Saab’s broad product portfolio.

In the U.S., Saab also offers job opportunities in Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, Washington D.C. and our headquarters in Syracuse, New York. Saab provides an excellent working environment, offering advancement and professional growth opportunities, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package.

As Saab is building a new green field operation in West Lafayette, IN, we are seeking Manufacturing Engineer Interns who are interested in further developing knowledge in manufacturing technology and methods. The Manufacturing Engineering Intern function will produce technical work for assembly and installation, rate readiness documentation, and process documentation. The function can also be accountable for manufacturing engineering development, manufacturing techniques, and qualification of new products based on both Saab and customer requirements.

The Manufacturing Engineer Intern responsibilities may include:

  • Contribute to the development of production systems and working methods, and assist Manufacturing Engineers to achieve low production costs without compromising function and quality.

  • Contribute to the development of new technical solutions, and to the development of efficient production systems and assembly lines based on Lean principles.

  • Process planning for current and new products.

  • Contribute to production flows and lay-outs.

  • Continuous improvement for efficient production.

Skills And Experience

  • Progress toward a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related discipline is required.

  • Driven, innovative and takes initiative without being asked.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Ability to work well independently, as well as collaboratively in a team setting.

Must be a U.S. citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder), or protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3). As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a drug screen and background check that will include, at a minimum, a criminal record check, education and employment verification.

 

For more information and to apply go to https://www.saab.com/career/job-opportunities/intern-manufacturing-engineer

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