Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
3/7/2018
Job Category:
Engineering
Industrial Engineering Intern
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Generac Power System, Inc | Whitewater, WI
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Job Description

Overview

Generac Power Systems - Work with the leader in the power industry! Our office in Whitewater, WI is seeking an Industrial Engineering Intern.

Generac's Intern position is responsible to work with other engineers to fulfill special design requests on our products. Participants develop technical skills through challenging assignments and usage of technical tools.

Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Designs, validates, and brings new products to market.

Provide new product development support in the Industrial, Commercial, Residential and/or Retail generator or Power Tool product area including; Creating and maintaining CAD models, drawings, and BOMs, Supporting product development plans (schedule, product cost, meeting design inputs), Interfacing with internal company personnel, Provide technical support for assigned projects.

Specifies precise new product functional requirements; designs, tests and integrates standard, less complex components to produce final designs; and evaluates the design's overall effectiveness, cost (including cost/benefit analysis), reliability (risk analysis), and safety.

Designs, develops, executes and evaluates fitness-for-use testing, product specifications and process validation plans for standard products and/or components; creates and reviews material part specifications and bills of materials.

Collaborates with internal manufacturing partners, contract manufacturers, designers and product specialists to optimize basic designs for manufacturability.

Utilizes CAD (Computer Aided Design) or CAE (Computer Aided Engineering) systems to model new designs and produce detailed engineering drawings.

Supporting product development plans (schedule, product cost, meeting design inputs)

Travel to other Generac facilities as necessary

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

Currently pursuing a BS degree (preferably in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial or Civil Engineering).

The ability to work 15-20 hours during the school year and full time during school breaks

Additional Qualifications:

Understanding or working knowledge of Pro-E and/or AutoCAD experience.

Microsoft Office experience (including Excel).

Proficient oral and written communication and able to write clearly and succinctly to get a message across

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear; and use hands to manipulate objects or controls. The employee is regularly required to stand and walk. On occasion the incumbent may be required to stoop, bend or reach above the shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift up to 25 pounds. Specific conditions of this job include are typical of frequent and continuous computer-based work requiring periods of sitting, close vision and ability to adjust focus. Occasional travel.

About Generac Power System, Inc

Generac Holdings Inc. (Generac) is a designer and manufacturer of a range of automatic, stationary standby and portable generators. The Company designs, engineers and manufactures generators with an output of between 800 watts and 9 megawatts of power. It designs, manufactures, sources and modifies engines, alternators, automatic transfer switches and other components necessary for its products. The Companys generators are fueled by natural gas, liquid propane, gasoline, diesel and Bi-Fuel (combined diesel and natural gas). Its products serve the power requirements of a variety of end markets, including the residential, commercial, industrial and telecommunications markets.