Meggitt PLC Engineering Test Technician Intern (Summer 2019) in US, California

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

Meggitt Control Systems is a global leader in the design, development, manufacturing and support of aerospace valves, heat-exchangers, high-pressure ducting, thermal management and environmental control systems for customers in aerospace, defense and energy.

We are looking for strong, innovative and high energy candidates to join the Meggitt team for our summer internship program supporting our Test Engineering Department.

Job Core Responsibilities

The Engineering Test Technician Intern will directly assist the Test Engineering team with a wide variety of projects

  • Assist in design, set-up and performance of development, qualification and acceptance tests of a wide variety of aircraft fluid flow system component

Describe the projects and activities the Intern would be performing:

  • Assist with the design and mechanical assembly of test rigs including installation of test articles, connecting system control valves, piping and instrumentation measurement devices.

  • Perform tests per written procedure. Record data and document results

Job Specifications

  • Be committed to team excellence

  • Excellent internal and external customer service skills

  • Strong attention to detail, good organizational skills and the ability to prioritize with changing situations

  • Ability to maintain confidential and sensitive information

  • Good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and other computer applications

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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