Engineering Test Lab Intern (Summer 2023)

Requisition ID:  28219
Job Location(s): 

Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job Description

Danfoss in Eden Prairie, MN is searching for Engineering Test Lab Interns for the Summer 2023 termThis internship will work within the  Danfoss R&D organization and support the lab team as well as various engineering team in different Danfoss business units.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

    • Obtain on the job training in a corporate engineering lab setting
    • Plan, procure, and execute small capital or expense projects in the hydraulics engineering lab with a direct supervisor’s oversight
    • Utilize data analytics for test lab machines and man hours with the use of Microsoft PowerBI software
    • Work with global labs to replicate standard procedures and testing capabilities

Background & Skills

Required (basic) qualifications 

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Agricultural, or Electrical Engineering/Technology, or Materials Science field

Preferred qualifications 

  • Experience with large-scale manufacturing company with multi-national engineering or research and development.

Job Criteria 

  • Ability to take direction from leadership and senior lab technicians
  • Plan and develop experimental test programs, analyze test data, and write reports to determine if a design meets functional and performance specifications.
  • Demonstrate application of basic project management tools/principles (Action Items, Project Plan, Team Meetings).
  • Ability to work with an hourly workforce
  • Hands on
  • Basic Microsoft software abilities

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


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