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2019 Summer Internship - Mechanical Engineer
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FLEX | Milpitas, CA
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Job DescriptionFlex has an exciting 2019 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Summer Internship based in Milpitas, CA! The intern will work on challenging projects in support of real-time business issues, to develop skills and experiences.


Explore opportunities to apply advanced manufacturing technologies, including industrial automation, sensors, smart controls, RFID, and others. Develop standardized processes, best practices, and guidelines for their use across a global organization. Utilizing an interdisciplinary skillset, solve complex business challenges using engineering technologies and methodologies.

Job Description:

* Report into a dedicated working lab space on a daily basis
* Research innovative technologies and their implications in modern manufacturing
* Define use cases and develop physical showcases to demonstrate technology application
* Interface with a variety of advanced manufacturing technologies and evaluate their pros and cons
* Assist with testing and execution experiments for system optimization

Minimum Requirements:

* Currently enrolled and pursuing degree in Engineering or related field from an accredited university
* Available for 10-12 weeks
* Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA

Preferred Qualifications:

* Mechanical design experience using CAD platforms (Solidworks, Inventor, NX)
* Familiarity with mechanical fabrication techniques (machining, additive manufacturing)
* Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills
* Strong verbal, presentation and written communication skills
* Ability to work in teams and collaborate with others
* Self-motivated, high energy and strong time management skills
* Demonstrated leadership skills and team orientation
* Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment
* Ability to take lead and drive for results

Job CategoryIntern

Flex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request to express interest in a position by e-mailing: accesibility@flextronics.com. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.

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About FLEX

FlexLink is a knowledge-based company with deep roots in industrial manufacturing, and ideally positioned to meet the growing need for flexible automated production processes. With more than two decades of global process knowledge and system experience we have a sense of drive, initiative and commitment for solving production challenges. Our production logistics knowledge increases process efficiency within: filling packaging machining assembly Your production profitability is our passion!