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Project Engineering Student
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Daktronics | Brookings, SD
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Job Description

ResponsibilitiesEvery day, in nearly 100 countries around the world, millions of people depend on Daktronics scoring and display systems for information and entertainment. Our displays provide vital travel information in airports and train stations and along highways. They advertise the price of gas, store specials, and more as you make your daily commute. They also enhance spectators' experiences at sporting events of all kinds, from Little League to the major leagues. Position located in Brookings, South Dakota. Candidates must be enrolled and registered as a full-time student. Ideal candidate should be available to work approximately 15-20 hours per week during the academic year and at least 20 hours per week during the summer.

* Produce accurate design drawings and documentation for projects on AutoCAD and-or Creo. Assist Engineers with design, drafting, creating bill of materials and routing documentation.
* Assist in documenting and checking components in AutoCAD andor Creo.
* Develop concepts and ideas for designs on AutoCAD and-or Creo.
* Prepare detailed blueprints of sub-assemblies and parts.
* Write operation sequences and bill of materials (BOM).
* Help coordinate the manufacture of systems on project basis.
* Assist with installations as required.
* Work with little supervision organize workload efficiently communicate effectively with internal and external customers and make decisions concerning designs when required.
* Perform other duties as required to support the mechanical engineers.
* Ability to regularly and reliably work scheduled hours.


* The ideal candidate must be a full-time student pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering or a related degree and in their sophomore junior or senior year of school. Only strong performers in undergraduate coursework will be considered.
* Class graduate or work experience with AutoCAD and-or Creo preferred.
* Knowledge of general drafting practices required.
* Good communication skills.
* Computer skills and knowledge essential.
* Knowledge of Daktronics products preferred. Daktronics manufacturing experience a plus.
* Ability to travel by both air and ground transportation. Good Driving Record. Motor Vehicle record will be checked.
* Students must maintain an acceptable grade point average.
* Fluent in English both written and verbal.
* Background check may be conducted.
* Daktronics does not sponsor, renew, or extend immigration visas for this position.
* Unofficial transcripts or web transcripts must be submitted with application to be considered for this position.

Daktronics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or citizenship status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.

About Daktronics

Daktronics, Inc. is a supplier of electronic scoreboards, large electronic display systems and related marketing services, digital messaging solutions and software and services for sports venues, commercial and transportation applications. The Company operates through five segments: Commercial, Live Events, Schools and Theatres, Transportation and International. The Company offers a line of products, from small indoor and outdoor scoreboards and electronic displays to video display systems, as well as related control, timing, sound and hoist systems and related professional services. The Company is engaged in designing, marketing, manufacturing, installing and servicing integrated systems that display real-time data, graphics, animation and video. The Company is engaged in a range of activities, including marketing and sales, engineering and design, manufacturing and professional services. (Source: 10-K)