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Engineering Intern

Company: Kelco Industries
Location: Woodstock
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY A current student or a recent graduate of an industrial engineering or mechanical engineering program. While you do not need to have prior job experience, you must have a high GPA and training in common engineering computer programs. AutoCAD, Inventor, and Microsoft Office products preferred. You will learn the responsibilities of a professional engineer under the supervision of our more senior members of the Kelco engineering team. Product families include aerospace flight control grips, relays, commercial solenoids, and related electro-magnetic devices including value-added assemblies. Valve Seal Assemblies, Pump Connectors, Compensators. JOB DESCRIPTION Essential Functions Learn the responsibilities of an engineer Fulfill administrative duties around the office Run errands for the engineering staff Incorporate academic knowledge into hands-on work Required Skills Recent degree or current enrollment in an engineering program High GPA Willingness to learn new skills Flexible schedule Strong organizational and communications skills Qualifications Assertiveness - Ability to act in a self-confident manner to facilitate completion of a work assignment or to defend a position or idea. Motivation - Ability to inspire oneself and others to reach a goal and/or perform to the best of their ability. Safety Awareness - Ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employee's safety. Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions. Communication/Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word. Analytical Skills - Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve problems. Problem Solving - Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work-related problems. Technical Aptitude - Ability to comprehend complex technical topics and specialized information. Dependable - Must consistently demonstrate dependability, a great work ethic, initiative, ownership of issues, problem-solving abilities, and an exceptional attitude. Flexibility - Demonstrate the ability to be flexible, accept new ideas and input positively, and be open to new work approaches and processes. Education A current student or a recent graduate of an industrial engineering or mechanical engineering program. While you do not need to have prior job experience, you must have a high GPA and training in common engineering computer programs. Physical Requirements N = (Not Applicable) Activity is not applicable to this position. O = (Occasionally) Position requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0 - 2.5+ hrs./day) F = (Frequently) Position requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5+ hrs./day) C = (Constantly) Position requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs./day) Physical Demands: Lift/Carry: Stand - O1-50 lbs. - O Walk - O 51-100 lbs. _(with assistance)_ - O Sit - O Push/Pull: - O Manually Manipulate - O Other Physical Requirements - Yes Reach Outward - O Vision _(Color, Peripheral, Depth)_Reach Above Shoulder - O Sense of SmellClimb - O Sense of TouchCrawl - O Ability to wear PPESquat/Kneel - O Bend - O

Reasonable Function Statement To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Working towards a Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or 2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as 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. REASONING ABILITY Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. 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 occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 frequently exposed to risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Job Type: Internship

Keywords: Kelco Industries, Elgin , Engineering Intern, Engineering , Woodstock, Illinois

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