Tech Center Intern

Daikin Applied - Plymouth, MN3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $45,000 - $62,000 a year
Development Laboratory Technician Internship

Our Technician Internships are based in the Plymouth, MN Technology Center. Students will be assigned projects in the Tech Center to support daily development activities for Applied Terminal and Air Handling products. Projects will cover a broad spectrum of technical areas. Technician interns will have an opportunity to:

Develop an understanding of industry standards covering method of testing and compliance (AHRI and ASHRAE)
Gain experience with lab grade instrumentation and measurement application techniques
Exposure to engineering processes and development tools
Build, operate, and test advanced next generation equipment prototypes
Utilize basic electrical wiring skills to setup, modify, and troubleshoot test units
Apply fundamental HVAC skills (brazing, reading schematics, troubleshooting, refrigerant handling, etc).


This Internship opportunity begins Spring 2019. Internship may continue until graduation.

Basic Qualifications

Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, prefer students with a 3.5 or better
Currently enrolled in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (A.A.S) program
Successfully completed at least one semester of coursework toward AAS degree
Ability to work a minimum of 35 hours per week for the duration of the summer and 10 hours during the school year
Demonstrated proficiency in the MS Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word)

Equal Opportunity Employment: It is the policy of Daikin Applied to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, creed, color, religion, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, membership or activity in a local commission, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Daikin Applied is a member of the global air conditioning company, Daikin Industries. Daikin Applied manufactures technologically advanced commercial HVAC systems that customers from around the world can trust to advance their needs for performance, reliability and energy efficiency. We develop innovations that create the right environments for successful businesses and critical applications. The people at Daikin Applied are committed to using their expertise to advance HVAC technologies and support our customers with efficient and reliable solutions. Daikin Applied products and services are sold through a global network of dedicated sales, service and parts offices.

Daikin Applied, formerly known as Daikin McQuay, was started in 1924 and has an extensive history of developing new, industry-leading innovations and technology. Our award-winning Rebel rooftop units, Magnitude magnetic bearing chillers, Pathfinder air cooled chillers and Intelligent Equipment set new standards for efficiency and value for building owners. Also, our extensive water source heat pump and applied technologies, aftermarket service, and parts operations provide support to keep our customers' operations running smoothly.

Daikin Industries, Ltd. is a Fortune 1000 company with 2015 revenues in excess of $15 billion and more than 51,000 employees worldwide. Daikin was named one of the world's most innovative companies by Thomson Reuters.

HVAC equipment, Internet of Things (IoT) for HVAC, energy management, aftermarket service support and replacement parts, and turnkey solutions.