ENG-MSEN-Structures Intern

Pratt & Whitney - East Hartford, CT4.0

InternshipEstimated: $30,000 - $41,000 a year
Date Posted:

United States of America

PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA

The sky has no limits!

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible. At Pratt & Whitney, you will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that is moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team, you will help answer todays challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrows solutions.

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you have been looking for.

Inclusion Powers Innovation: We unlock our employee’s full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everyone’s opinion, driving innovation. The goal of our diversity strategy is to build a workforce and environment where every employee is valued, so innovation and creativity thrive and to ensure that all employees are engaged and empowered.

Business Unit Overview:
The Pratt & Whitney Mechanical Systems, Externals and Nacelles (MSEN) engineering module center is seeking qualified candidates for the role Structures Engineering Intern. MSEN is responsible for design, validation, manufacture, and delivery of the majority of engine hardware. This includes:

Nacelle and thrust reverser systems
External plumbing, components, and ducts
The Lubrication and Thermal Management Systems
The rotor support hardware including bearings, seals, and the Fan Drive Gear System – the enabling technology for the P&W Geared Turbo Fan (GTF)

The selected candidate will be in a fast-paced environment, working with experienced structures engineers on various tasks supporting operational engines and engines in development. The individual will learn about what is required in the overall design and structural analysis process of parts for engines including new and existing designs. It is an exciting time at Pratt & Whitney! This is a unique opportunity for a college student in Engineering to get some high-quality industry experience and potentially start a long career working state of the art technologies on the best engines in the world.

Do you meet these Basic Qualifications?

US Citizenship is required due to government contracts.
You're in an accredited undergraduate or graduate engineering degree program. Fields of study:
You will have at least 30 credits prior to starting your internship
You have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
Exceptional interpersonal skills and consistent record of collaboration, flexibility, innovation and initiative
You have a real passion for learning and pursuing a career in structural engineering