Mechanical Engineering Intern

Recruiter
Location
Hopkinton MA US
Posted
Oct 04, 2016
Closes
Oct 20, 2016
Jobseeker Type
Entry Level and Graduate
Organization Type
Corporate
Contract Type
Intern
JOB DESCRIPTION
 
PerkinElmer, a global leader in technology, is searching for a junior mechanical engineer or engineering technician to work at the interface of product development and manufacturing. The individual will become a key member of a team developing novel technologies related quantitative pathology.  The position reports into PerkinElmer’s Life Sciences and Technology R&D organization comprised of more than 100 engineers and scientists. This part-time position is based in Hopkinton, MA.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
 
The engineer or technician will be involved in the following activities, under the guidance of development team members:
  • Organize/inventory R&D parts so that they can be accessed easily during R&D builds
  • Order, track, and organize custom mechanical and optical components
  • Maintain SolidWorks drawings using templates that satisfy PerkinElmer Quality requirements
  • Assemble custom parts into sub-assemblies that fit into a larger automated system
  • Test and evaluate custom sub-assemblies that fit into a larger automated system
  • Generate, track, and manage engineering change orders in compliance with PerkinElmer’s Quality system.
  • Perform general tasks related to project progress and overall success
 
 PerkinElmer provides competitive compensation plans / Top notch training and development / Comprehensive benefits package / Paid time off and holidays / Generous tuition reimbursement plan / 401(k) with match and immediate vesting / An environment that fosters career growth.