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Intern Associate - 28562 in Crane, IN at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/6/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Crane, IN
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    Not Specified
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Job Description



Position Summary

As an Intern and under immediate supervision, assists in engineering work related to researching, designing, and developing machines, mechanical products, or tools, mechanical production equipment, or engines.

Conducts routine analyses and/or tests pertaining to the development of new designs, methods, materials or processes, completes required documentation and may provide recommendations.

Duties and Responsibilities  

Performs basic engineering work in analysis, design, development, evaluation, planning, testing and operation in support of system and technical product development.  Duties often include the collection of information and data, performance of various tests, and the development of technical documents.

Applies standard technical concepts, techniques, and procedures to provide assistance to higher-level engineers in the design and development of technical products.  Typically follows guidelines established by precedence.

Supports senior technical personnel and project managers in various technical activities related to design and technical product development.  Receives immediate supervision from management as well as technical guidance and training from the more experienced technical staff. 

Interactions with customers and typically provides input to project managers on programmatic and technical deliverables. 

Design, develop, test, and evaluate mechanical or electro-mechanical systems or devices.  May perform product development activities matching customer needs with product specifications.

Complies with applicable quality and security procedures in the performance of duties.  May provide recommendations for improvements to existing quality systems and applicable company procedures and guidelines.

Applies research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines.

Provides technical and/or operational support to projects and programs while exercising discretion and independent judgment in area of expertise.

Directs support personnel in the preparation of detailed design, design testing and prototype fabrication.

Provides deign information to drafting for packaging documentation.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

Student or working towards degree in engineering field or a related discipline.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for comparable work experience.  Work experience may be adjusted based on education, or highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Strong knowledge of engineering principals, methods, and techniques within a specific area of expertise.

Strong knowledge of relevant tools, equipment, hardware, and software.

Basic internal team communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.

Experience in Microsoft Office suite programs, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Experience with any CAD software





Diversity Statement


Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

Next Steps

Next Steps


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