Engineer Intern | Edmund Optics

Date Posted: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015

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Position Level: 
Internship
Position Location: 
Tucson, AZ or Barrington, NJ
Job Description: 
  • Department:     R&D-Tucson or Barrington, NJ
  • Reports To:     Manager – Tucson Office
  • Classification: PT, Non-Exempt

The Engineer Intern position presents the student with a hands-on opportunity to assist in the evaluation and feasibility study of new designs.

Essential Functions:

  • Assist in the development of optical performance and system test and test devices
  • Participate in the quoting process
  • Evaluate and troubleshoot optomechanical assemblies or optical fabrication processes
  • Develop assembly, fabrication and test procedures
  • Evaluate and assist in new processes
  • Investigate improvements to existing manufacturing processes
  • Comply with federal, state, and company policies, procedures, and regulations

Qualifications:

To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function 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. 

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Computer skills; PC literacy in Excel, Word, Access, Act, & optical/mechanical design software
  • ISO/ANSI Drawing Standards
  • GD&T Drawing Standards
  • Understanding and utilization of safe packaging guidelines
  • Basic computer skills –  working knowledge of Outlook and Excel

Other Requirements:

  • Work overtime as required
  • Other requirements as determined by management 

Required Education/Experience:

  • Working towards an Engineering or Physics Degree

Physical Requirements:

  • Occasionally lifts, carries, or moves objects up to 50 pounds; Adequate manual dexterity to perform duties; work in office and/or lab environment.

Edmund Optics shall, in its discretion, modify or adjust the position to meet the company’s changing needs. This job description is not a contract and may be adjusted as deemed appropriate in the employer’s sole discretion.

Contact: 

Edmund Optics is having an info session on Nov. 4 at 8 p.m., in Meinel 307. Food and drinks will be provided. There will be interviews on Nov. 5 – 6, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Meinel 821. To reserve an interview time slot, email humanresources@edmundoptics.com.