Summer Intern - Mechanical Engineering

Date: Nov 15, 2023

Location: Oakdale, MN, US

Company: Carestream Health

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Carestream is a worldwide provider of medical imaging systems and solutions; x-ray imaging systems for non-destructive testing; manufacturing of film and precision contract coating services for a wide range of industrial, medical, electronic and other applications—all backed by a global service and support network. Carestream’s diagnostic imaging technology systems are at work in 90 percent of hospitals worldwide.  

At Carestream, we offer a global perspective and a world of opportunities for people who have the desire to make a positive impact. Join our global team of 3,000+ professionals!



Position Summary:

As a Mechanical Engineering Intern, you will have a unique opportunity to work on industry leading medical products alongside world-class Engineers.  We are seeking highly motivated students who are actively pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.  You will gain real world experience to solve challenging problems, utilize CAD, evaluate designs, and collaborate with resources across the globe.  

Position Responsibilities:

• Partner with a development engineer to complete assigned projects supporting new product development and continuing project engineering.
• Create new parts, assemblies and drawings 
• Research competitive technologies
• Participate in trouble-shooting current product issues. 
• Conduct hardware testing and/or create test fixtures for development
• Document design and testing results 
• Learn and utilize best practices for medical equipment design and quality
• Present accomplishments and learnings from internship at the completion of the Summer.

Required Skills & Education:

• Current Bachelor's degree candidate seeking a degree in Mechanical Engineering.  Must have completed a minimum of four semesters prior to starting internship (Sophomore year).
• GPA 3.0 minimum
• Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
• Basic experience in CAD (SolidWorks, NX, ProE)
• Strong written and verbal communication skills

Desired Skills:

• Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills.
• Ability to isolate and repair mechanical design problems and resolve defects when testing new designs
• Excellent proactive work ethic and attention to detail
• Demonstrates excitement working with Mechanical Design

Work Environment:

Office and Lab

Physical Requirements:

Standing: 1-25%
Walking: 1-25%
Sitting: 76-100%
Bending: 1-25%
Lifting up to 20 pounds: 1-25%
Lifting 20-35 pounds: 1-25%
Lifting 35-50 pounds: 1-25%
Lifting 50-100 pounds: 0%
Carrying, Pushing or Pulling: 1-25%

Carestream is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Carestream is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Applying for a job with Carestream

All applicants must complete the on-line application process. Carestream is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please click accommodations

Requisition ID: 3638 

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