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United States of America


PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA

Hot Section Engineering (HSE) at Pratt & Whitney is currently looking for a motivated and talented Intern in Structures Engineering to join its team in support of commercial, military and industrial gas turbine engines. In this role, the Intern will get exposure to and learn the technical assessments and analyses necessary to support the design, development, validation, production implementation and management of advanced and operational engines flying across the globe. The Intern will have the opportunity to work with the various hardware, components and systems that HSE owns including turbine airfoils, rotating hardware and static structures. In this role, the Intern will be an integral member of the structures team, working tasks and challenging problems focused on engine safety, reliability, capability, robustness and affordability. The Intern will contribute as part of small teams with mentoring and coaching from experts and senior engineers in the field. It is an exciting time at Pratt & Whitney! This is an unique opportunity for a college student in engineering to get some high-quality industrial experience and potentially start a long career working cutting-edge technologies on the best engines in the world. Enrollment in a B.S. degree program in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or other applied engineering undergraduate curriculum is the minimum requirement for this position. Candidates in their freshman, sophomore and junior years of an undergraduate program are encouraged to apply. Students in graduate programs are also eligible A solid academic record from a reputable institution including course work, grade point average and leadership is required. A candidate for this position should have an interest in the aerospace industry. Understanding and course work in finite element analysis (FEA), modeling, computation, mechanics or materials, failure analysis, vibrations and other topics related to structures will benefit the candidate. Good communication skills are essential

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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About United Technologies Corporation

United Technologies Corporation (UTC) provides high technology products and services to the building systems and aerospace industries. It has six segments: Otis, Carrier, UTC Fire & Security (UTC F&S), Pratt & Whitney, Hamilton Sundstrand and Sikorsky. Otis includes elevators, escalators, moving walkways and services. Carrier includes heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems and equipment, and food service equipment. UTC F&S offers electronic security, fire detection and suppression, monitoring and response systems and services, and security personnel services. Pratt & Whitney includes military aircraft engines, parts and services, industrial gas turbines and space propulsion. Hamilton Sundstrand includes aerospace products and aftermarket services. Sikorsky offers military and commercial helicopters, aftermarket helicopter, and aircraft parts and services. In October 2008, the Company acquired Architectural Energy Corp.