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Mechanical Intern

Company: LinQuest
Location: Las Cruces
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

TMC, a LinQuest company is seeking a Mechanical Intern to join our team at our office in Las Cruces, NM. US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a secret clearance is required.

The Mechanical Engineering Intern will be responsible as a part-time College/University ME student for beginning/entry level engineering of mechanical systems. This includes but is not limited to mechanical design, Computer Aided Drafting (CAD), component integration, customer/vendor communication, and documentation.

Requires 1+ year of completed college course work. Must be eligible to obtain a security clearance.

The Mechanical Engineering Intern is responsible as part-time College/University Mechanical Engineering degree student for beginning/ entry level engineering of mechanical systems. This includes but is not limited to mechanical design, analysis, and documentation.

Include But Are Not Limited To


  • Learn details of and function within cross-functional engineering teams
  • Update drawings by utilizing appropriate design, and revision, procedures
  • Research and identify new mechanical parts, components, and materials
  • Support IR&D, general design analyses, and design validation efforts
  • Design documentation support and design review preparations
  • Provide support to Engineering during onsite or remote system integration efforts.
  • Manage data, including test results, Bills-of-Material, quotations, drawings, technical data sheets, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned
    Required Knowledge, Skills, And Experience
    • Able to obtain a DoD security clearance
    • Aptitude to obtain competency in using measuring tools; calipers, micrometers, and measuring tape
    • Very detail oriented and thorough in daily work activities
    • Customer skills and customer focus (both internal and external customers)
    • Good analytical skills.
    • Ability to work as part of an integrated team.
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize both daily issues
    • Good communication skills including both written and verbal skills
    • Excellent computer skills, including skill in Microsoft Office applications and the ability to learn new software.
    • Ability to read engineering drawings
    • Basic experience presenting design solutions
    • Ability to perform manufacturing tasks (light fabrication, assembly, etc.)
    • Able to work summers and part-time while attending school - 40+ hours summer/20 hours fall/spring minimum per week
    • Must maintain a passing grade point average (GPA) at all times. Prefer 3.0 or better GPA.
    • Good math skills
    • Possess a valid driver's license
    • Ability to meet deadlines
      Years Of Experience
      • Entry with 1+ year of completed college course work

        • 1+ year of completed college course work
        • Currently enrolled undergraduate student in Mechanical Engineering
        • GPA > 3.0
          COVID-19 Compliance Guidelines: As a federal contractor, all LinQuest team members may be required to comply with Executive Order 14042- Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, which may include mandatory vaccination and ability to provide proof of vaccination status prior to start of employment. Additionally, team members are expected to comply with all safety protocols related to mask wearing and physical distancing while in covered contractor workplaces. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement through LinQuest Human Resources and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment.

Keywords: LinQuest, Las Cruces , Mechanical Intern, Other , Las Cruces, New Mexico

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