Mechanical Engineering Intern (Summer 2019)

Sierra Nevada Corporation - Louisville, CO3.8

Interns will work with a designated mentor or team to gain a thorough understanding of the career field of interest to include theory and practical application of obtained knowledge. The intern will benefit from mentoring, coaching and side-by-side work with knowledgeable and experienced experts in the field. The objective is real, hands-on work assignments related to intern’s major, providing them with skills vitally important in today’s business environment.

Those interested in employment following an internship will be considered based on current openings, performance during internship, and proximity to graduation.
What You’ll Do

As a Mechanical Engineering Intern you will spend 10-12 weeks learning about and making an impact in a specialized area within SNC. You will help to deliver superior results to our clients while working in a highly collaborative and agile environment.

Primary Responsibilities:
Support Senior Level Engineer with detailed design tasks using Solidworks
Support Engineering with Analysis tasks associated with Spacecraft component designs
May be assigned to special projects as assigned by the mentor/supervisor
Intern will shadow Engineer throughout duration while supporting ongoing programs
Will develop skills using configuration management tools (Windchill) to revise and release engineering drawings

Additional Responsibilities Include:
Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours
Other duties as assigned

Compliance Responsibilities:
Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC policies, procedures and compliance regulations (internal and external
Responsible for timely execution of all personnel related activities such as Timesheet completion

Essential Functions:
Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, as defined by management
You Have

A GPA of 3.2 or above; 3.0 or above for working students
Technical skills complimentary to your field of interest
Strong skills in Microsoft Office products
The ability to work in a highly collaborative team environment
The capability to be highly organized and detailed

  • To conform to U.S. Government export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer
– Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected status

pursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.