Product Safety Engineering Intern

Location: Newport News, VA Posted Date: December 8, 2017
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Employer Job Id: 4085 CareerMine Job Id: 1400076
Job Summary:

The Engineering Intern performs basic engineering functions in support of mining equipment.


This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.


Absent undue hardship reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.


Essential Job Duties:
  • Works with the Engineering staff on projects outlined in the individualized intern training plan.
  • Works independently and as a team member with other Engineers, Designers, and production personnel or on ad hoc projects.

    Core Competencies:
  • Team Spirit: Promotes communication and cooperation for the greater good of the company and the customer.
  • Customer Focus: Meets the needs of internal and external customers.
  • Integrity: Demonstrates honesty, fairness, and trustworthiness. Follows through on commitments and admits to mistakes.

    Position Specific Competencies:
  • Job Skills: Applies the required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA) in the performance of essential job duties:
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling, CAD drafting tools or drafting equipment and software.
  • Ability to identify components of truck systems including drive systems, control systems, hydraulic systems, and mechanical systems.
  • Knowledge of design and installation and the ability to assist others in the installation, testing and analysis of components or complete machines.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance manuals, and procedure manuals. 
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as algebra, probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. 
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. 

Education and Experience:

Current active student in good standing who has completed 60 hours towards a related Engineering or Physics Bachelor's degree.

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