Engineering Intern

Engineering Intern Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Engineering Intern to join our team.


  • Assisting design engineers with drawing layout and completion;
  • Participation in team meetings;
  • Assist with quality control inspections and tests;
  • Other duties as required and assigned;
  • Aerospace Engineering;
  • Performing simple calculations, computer data entry, along with some exposure to CAD, GIS, design, and cross-training;
  • Software programming;
  • Maintain alignment between project budgeting and current/future staffing requirements across sites;
  • Present designs and results at company internal design reviews;
  • Serve as the point-of-contact, database administrator, and developer for internally developed engineering tools (Everyman);
  • With supervision, perform software or system level tests and create/update engineering-related project documentation/data;
  • Communicate inter-departmentally about new business program status, proposal status, and staffing requirements;
  • Support engineering staff in conducting technical analysis of infrared sensors and space systems;
  • Provides own transportation to and from work;
  • Creation of technical documentation.


  • Proficient with hand tools;
  • Typing and computer skills;
  • Interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, or schedule form;
  • Excellent customer service skills;
  • Exceptional organization skills;
  • Ability to prioritize work and meet project deadlines;
  • Good verbal and written communication skills;
  • Experience with MS Office products with proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint;
  • Third or fourth year students preferred;
  • Skills in aerospace engineering, scientific data analysis, algorithm development, and/or software implementation;
  • Must be eligible to obtain secret clearance- US Citizenship required;
  • Strong desire to learn more about the industry;
  • Exposure to computer science fundamentals (data structures, algorithms and concurrency);
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite and MS Excel with ability to understand Excel worksheets;
  • Should have strong computer skills (Microsoft office – Excel, Word and PPT) as well as some CAD experience (AutoCad Inventor / PTC Creo).