Intern- ROCHESTER (49) in Rochester, MN at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 4/10/2021

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    Rochester, MN
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Job Description

Benchmark provides comprehensive solutions across the entire product lifecycle; leading through its innovative technology and engineering design services, leveraging its optimized global supply chain, and delivering world-class manufacturing services. The industries we serve include: commercial aerospace, defense, advanced computing, next generation telecommunications, complex industrials, medical, and semiconductor capital equipment. Summary:

Mechanical Engineering Internship within our US Design Division.  This opportunity is temporary employment for engineering students who are seeking a summer internship.  This is a paid internship for 40 hours (except holidays) and begins in May/June 2021 and ends in August 2021. This internship is located in Minnesota and available at our Arden Hills, Rochester or Winona offices.

Skills Required:

Designs and develops customer products and the design of test fixtures and manufacturing tooling. Performs basic to high complexity design assignments.

The ideal candidate would be a self-motivated industrial engineering and stats student who is ready for a challenging internship in a fast-paced, electronics manufacturing environment.

Essential Functions:

Focus on mechanical design and documentation for customer products and/or related tooling, resulting in a product or tooling that supports the manufacturing environment, if applicable, to meet both the customers’ requirements and the internal manufacturing requirements.  

  • Develop basic drawings of components and assemblies 
  • Make Engineering computations and write/edit specifications
  • Create modified basic designs for new or existing products and tooling 
  • Verify completed work, checking dimensions, materials to be used and quantities per the verification plan 
  • Interact with vendors to ensure proper fabrication of mechanical components for product, testers and tooling 
  • Create and maintain basic engineering drawings 
  • Assist assembly of tooling, test fixtures and prototypes 
  • Perform basic to intermediate drafting and design duties such as tolerance analysis, material selection, and selection of fabrication methods

Education: Pursuing Engineering Degree with strong preference toward Mechanical Engineering Major


Shift: 1st  

Work Schedule:  M-F 0800-1700 

Full Time

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