Intern

Omega, Inc. - Santa Ana, CA (30+ days ago)3.3


Summary: Omega is seeking an Electrical Engineering intern to be a contributing member within the Electronics Engineering Design team for its Santa Ana operation. Candidate must have interest in gaining engineering experience within a product development environment and have excellent “hands-on,” electronics and organizational skills. Candidate will contribute to the test and validation of new products as well as support of existing products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Design, run, evaluate, and document product validation tests such as accuracy, drift, response time, isolation resistance and thermal cycling
  • Develop and evaluate customer support material by developing application briefs and verifying product use across a variety of typical customer applications.
  • Work closely with development engineers in design reviews and optimizing the manufacturability of electronic components including Design for Manufacturability, lean production assembly (one piece flow), Develop knowledge of manufacturing methods, electronic test and tolerances, ANSI codes and standards
  • Evaluate performance characteristics of various wireless technologies.
  • Support the Quality team by studying quality defects, performing root cause analyses, suggesting corrective actions, and coordinating the efforts of all departments to implement design changes.
  • Assist Documentation Management in creating, updating and maintaining bills of material (BOMs)
  • Work with all departments to document Engineering Change Requests (ECR) and implement Engineering Change Orders (ECO)
  • Perform first article inspection reports (FAIR) and prepare production part approval process documents (PPAP)
Education and/or Experience:
  • Pursuing BS or MS degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • Interest or experience working in Product Development
  • Experience using sensors (temperature, pressure, strain, flow) and data acquisition a plus
  • Well versed with Microsoft Office products
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear.
  • The employee is frequently required to sit for long periods of time.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stoop or kneel.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee or intern encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to an office environment, working at a desk with a computer in a cubicle, with design colleagues nearby.
  • The employee is occasionally exposed to the machine shop area when communicating with machine shop operator.
  • The employee is often exposed to a production area with moving mechanical parts and elevated noise levels.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
NOTE: This job description in no way implies that the duties listed here are the only ones the intern/co-op can be required to perform. The intern/co-op is expected to perform other tasks as dictated by their manager or supervisor.