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Mechanical Design Engineer - Intern/Co-Op

  • Internship
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Engineering
  • Memphis

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  • You need a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering, skills in SolidWorks and AutoCAD, problem-solving abilities, and strong communication skills. Get ready to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • You will collaborate with product management, design mechanical components, conduct testing, analyze systems, create detailed drawings, work with vendors, troubleshoot issues, and engage with various professionals to bring innovative product concepts to life.


  • Working toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, and Project).
  • Work experience with SolidWorks 3D CAD modeling and AutoCAD (preferred).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Showcasing excellent problem-solving skills, you can untangle complex challenges with ease.
  • Self-driven learner with strong organizational skills.
  • A background in mechanical parts and systems design is preferred. Manufacturing experience adds to your appeal.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, where each day is a new adventure.


  • Collaborate closely with our dynamic Product Management team to breathe life into new product concepts. Bring innovation to the forefront by translating customer needs and company objectives into groundbreaking designs.
  • Take the lead in crafting and optimizing mechanical components for our cutting-edge Opening Systems. Your canvas includes thresholds, hinges, gasketing, automatic door bottoms, astragals, power transfers, sliding and folding hardware, and more. Let your creativity run wild!
  • Create and execute meticulous product testing & measurement plans; including alpha & beta testing, alongside compliance inspections. Your focus will be on ensuring durability and functionality, making you a true quality assurance virtuoso.
  • Delve deep into the intricacies of mechanical systems. Conduct structural, fatigue, thermal, and acoustics analyses to ensure our designs stand up to scrutiny.
  • Craft intricate design drawings that adhere to industry standards and tolerances, turning your visions into tangible realities.
  • Collaborate with external vendors to choose the right components, oversee manufacturing, and manage assembly processes, becoming the bridge between creativity and production.
  • Engage with a diverse group of professionals, including engineers, production experts, and other personnel, to troubleshoot issues, establish efficient procedures, and provide valuable technical insights.
  • Dive into the depths of customer design proposals, specifications, and manuals.


What are the primary responsibilities of a Mechanical Design Engineer – Intern / Co-Op at PEMKO?

The primary responsibilities include collaborating with the Product Management team to develop new product concepts, designing and optimizing mechanical components for Opening Systems, conducting product testing and measurements, analyzing mechanical systems, creating design drawings, collaborating with external vendors, and engaging with professionals to troubleshoot issues and provide technical insights.

What are the requirements for candidates applying for the Mechanical Design Engineer – Intern / Co-Op position at PEMKO?

Candidates should be working towards a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and have experience with SolidWorks 3D CAD modeling and AutoCAD. Strong communication skills, problem-solving abilities, organizational skills, and a background in mechanical parts and systems design are preferred. Candidates should also thrive in a fast-paced environment.

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Let’s create a safer and more open world – together! ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in access solutions with sales of SEK 121 billion and 52,000 employees. The Group has operations in over 70 countries and sales worldwide. ASSA ABLOY’s innovations enable safe, secure and convenient access to physical and digital places. Every day, we help billions of people experience a more open world.  We have a feeling of discovery and urge to innovate by working together and telling it like it is, enabling us to be always growing, never boring and leading right. Do you want to be encouraged to act, have responsibilities to grow with and opportunities to explore? Join us!