ITW Electrical Engineer Intern - Summer 2021 in Mokena, Illinois
The electrical engineer intern for the ITW Body and Fuel Division will focus on electrical charge ports for our electric vehicle fuel housings to support the innovation of our plastic injection molding facilities. This intern will work directly with the Innovation Manager and Innovation Engineer. The candidate should be enrolled in an accredited institution and be pursuing an Engineering Degree, preferably in Electrical, Mechatronics, or Mechanical Engineering. • Complete ITW toolbox training (80/20, Front-to-Back, etc.) • Experience with SolidWorks, or a similar platform, preferred • Knowledge in PLC hardware and software, preferred • Proficient in Microsoft Office 365 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Teams, OneNote) • Analyze failures and identify common trends. Utilize internal laboratory for material analysis • Understands test procedures and performance requirements. • Analyze and interpret technical data. • Responsible for data transfers between customers and suppliers. • Manage all aspects of design & innovation projects, as assigned • Operate in a cross-functional team environment, both domestic and international • Responsible for providing project updates at scheduled team meetings • Completes assigned tasks as assigned • Actively pursuing a degree in Engineering, preferably with a focus in Electrical Engineering • GPA of 3.0 or better strongly desired • Effective written and oral communication skills • Ability to work independently and in a team environment • Excellent computer skills (MS PowerPoint, Excel, Word and windows based software) • Ability to work in a dynamic and challenging environment • FIRST robotics program classes, software or coding courses in language such as Java, C, Python • Basic Digital Systems Courses: Circuits 1, Circuits 2 • Knowledge of plastics, injection molding, and tooling a plus • Knowledge of automotive industry and associated procedures and requirements is a plus • Understanding of engineering fundamentals 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. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to handle and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently 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. *Working Conditions: * The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. ITW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system process due to your disability, please email firstname.lastname@example.org request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.