ENG-MSEN- Mechanical Systems, Externals and Nacelles Internship
Location: East Hartford, Connecticut US
Job Number: 9923
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01336392 Date posted 07/22/2019 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country United States
United States of America
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA
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Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible. At Pratt & Whitney, youâ€ll be part of an evolving, globally diverse company thatâ€s moving fast to shape the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team at Pratt & Whitney, youâ€ll help answer todayâ€s challenges in powered flight while shaping and supporting tomorrowâ€s solutions. Our internships and co-ops are designed to help build your professional credentials while also igniting your imagination. Opportunities exist throughout our company and are available to students who are motivated to learn and grow.
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The Pratt & Whitney Engineering organization is focused on delivering customer requirements, advancing market-differentiating technologies, leading continuous improvement and developing technical leadership.
The Pratt & Whitney Mechanical Systems, Externals and Nacelles (MSEN) engineering module center is seeking qualified candidates for the role Design Engineering Intern.Â MSEN is responsible for design, validation, manufacture, and delivery of the majority of engine hardware.Â This includes:
â€¢Â Â Nacelle and thrust reverser systems
â€¢Â External plumbing, components, and ducts
â€¢Â Â The Lubrication and Thermal Management Systems
â€¢Â Â The rotor support hardware including bearings, seals, and the Fan Drive Gear System â€" the enabling technology for the P&W Geared Turbo Fan (GTF)
The selected candidate will be in a fast-paced environment, working with experienced design engineers on various tasks supporting operational engines and engines in development; The individual will learn about what is required in the overall design process of parts for engines including new and existing designs. The selected candidate will work with experienced design engineers.
All design work will utilize NX (Unigraphics) solid modeling as well as in-house modeling and analysis tools. Opportunities are available on both military and commercial programs including the Geared Turbofan Family of engines being developed for the Airbus NEO, Bombardier C-series, Embraer and Mitsubishi Regional Jet, as well as the F135 engine for the Joint Strike Fighter.
Key projects & responsibilities:
- Develop technically sound design solutions within program schedule milestones that meet cost and weight goals.
- Understand technical processes and design requirements of gas turbine externals hardware including plumbing and ducting systems, component mounts, sheet metal brackets and electrical harnesses.
- Learn and apply sophisticated solid modeling and analysis tools in a proficient manner.
Do you meet these Basic Qualifications?
- US Citizenship is required due to government contracts.
- You're in an accredited undergraduate or graduate engineering degree program. Fields of study:Â Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
- You will have at least 30 credits prior to starting your internship
- You have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
How about any of these Preferred Qualifications?
- Exceptional interpersonal skills and consistent record of collaboration, flexibility, innovation and initiative
- Some experience with CAD solid modeling (i.e. NX / Unigraphics)
- Proven communication and teaming skills.
- Strong hands on ability
United Technologies Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
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Job Number: 01336392
Community / Marketing Title: ENG-MSEN- Mechanical Systems, Externals and Nacelles Internship
Location_formattedLocationLong: East Hartford, Connecticut US