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Mechanical Design Engineering Co-op (Sept 2024 - Dec 2024)



Shakopee, MN, USA
Posted on Monday, February 5, 2024

Job Description

If you are a Mechanical Design Engineering student looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you! Based in our Shakopee, MN location, you will be responsible for designing, testing, and maintaining instrumentation.

In this Role, Your Responsibilities Will Be:

  • Use analytical skills, reasoning, and engineering judgment to develop new and innovative products and technologies
  • Design components including injection molded plastics, die and investment castings, stampings, machined parts, etc.
  • Collaborate with global, cross-functional project teams to ensure new designs meet internal requirements and industry standards
  • Support prototype construction, laboratory testing, and agency testing during the product design cycle
  • Apply sound engineering practices to solve quality issues
  • Provide continuation engineering support for existing products
  • Interact with software, electrical, manufacturing, marketing, supply chain, sales, and customers on technical matters
  • Identify and implement product and process cost reductions and improvements
Who You Are:
You identify and seize new opportunities. You convert ideas into actions and produce results with new initiatives. You solicit both input and discussion. You collaborate well by making new connections and building relationships in other areas and teams.
For This Role, You Will Need:
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's in Engineering or Science from an Engineering School (First-year, Sophomore, Junior & Senior students will be considered)
  • Zero (0) years of related experience
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours) per week in-person at a Twin Cities location (Shakopee, Chanhassen, or Eden Prairie, MN)
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States
Preferred Qualifications that Set You Apart:
  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Prior internship experience
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering
Our Offer To You:
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Monthly Housing Allowance
  • Paid Holidays and Employee Choice Hours
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Hands-on experience, professional development, and networking opportunities
  • Well-established and structured internship program
  • Easy to access on-site cafeterias and fitness facilities
  • You will work in a safe and ethical work environment

At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their unique experiences and perspectives. We believe a diverse and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas and diversity of thoughts, that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers.

This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Learn more about our Culture & Values and about Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Emerson.

Our training programs and initiatives focus on end-to-end development, from onboarding through senior leadership. We provide a wide range of development opportunities, including face-to-face and virtual training, mentorship and coaching, project management, and on-the-job training.