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Automation Engineering Intern

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VVater

12d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Austin

AI generated summary

  • You need to be enrolled in an EE or ME program, skilled in automation software, familiar with control systems, and have prior internship experience.
  • You'll assist in developing and implementing automation systems, collaborating with engineers, programming PLCs and HMIs, testing, troubleshooting, and supporting continuous improvement initiatives.

Off-cycle Internship

EngineeringAustin

Description

  • VVater seeks a motivated and innovative Automation Engineering Intern to join our team. This internship offers hands-on experience in various aspects of automation engineering, including control systems design, programming, testing, and optimization. The ideal candidate is passionate about automation technology, eager to learn, and possesses strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering, focusing on automation or a related field.
  • Strong technical skills and proficiency in automation engineering software and tools.
  • Knowledge of control systems theory, PLC programming, and industrial communication protocols.
  • Experience with CAD software for electrical and mechanical design is a plus.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Prior internship or relevant work experience is a plus.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Bachelors
Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Assist in designing, developing, and implementing automation systems for industrial processes or manufacturing facilities.
  • Collaborate with engineers to create control system architectures, including hardware selection, instrumentation, and communication protocols.
  • Program and configure PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers), HMI (Human-Machine Interfaces), and other automation devices using industry-standard software and programming languages.
  • Conduct system testing, troubleshooting, and debugging to ensure proper functionality and performance.
  • Assist in integrating automation systems with existing equipment and processes, including commissioning and startup activities.
  • Support continuous improvement initiatives by identifying opportunities to enhance automation systems and processes.
  • Perform other engineering tasks and support the automation engineering team as needed.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Austin