Textron 2018 Intern - Mechanical Engineering in Slidell, Louisiana

2018 Intern - Mechanical Engineering


About Textron Systems

Textron Systems businesses are industry leading developers and integrators of unmanned systems, advanced marine craft, armored vehicles, intelligent battlefield and surveillance systems, geospatial management and analysis systems, intelligence software solutions, precision weapons, piston engines, test and training systems, and total lifecycle sustainment and operational services. Textron Systems’ businesses consist of Advanced Information Solutions, Electronic Systems, Geospatial Solutions, Lycoming Engines, Marine & Land Systems, Support Solutions, Unmanned Systems, Weapon & Sensor Systems and TRU Simulation Training.

Job Summary:

This position is seeking a student currently enrolled in a Mechanical Engineering degree program/. The ideal candidate should have a passion for vehicles and transformation systems technology, accompanied with exceptional communication skills, great attitude, be a result oriented team player, and a great problem-solver. The Mechanical Engineers will design, development, testing and support production of Textron Systems Marine and Land Systems’ family of Land and Marine Vehicles as well as integration of vehicular components, systems and subassemblies in conjunction with new design, product improvement, field and production problem resolution, and other assigned tasks.

The Mechanical Engineers also create engineering model and drawing in CAD system such as SolidWorks, NX, CATIA and Pro-E. Perform engineering calculations, writing specifications, formulating sketches, testing criteria, failure analysis, cost and scheduling estimates. Provide technical support to designers, draftsmen, and test engineers for technical data package delivery. Be able to rapidly change roles/responsibilities while working in a high-paced, challenging work environment.


Required Education and Experience:

Pursuing Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

GPA of 3.2 or better preferred. Technical internship experience preferred.

Applicant must be able to demonstrate a solid foundation in mechanical design principles. Applicant should have experience with mechanism development, performing hand and finite element calculations, prototyping, packaging, performance specifications, material tests, and research investigations. Desire and ability to operate in a team environment is required.

Ability to use computer-aided design tools is required; some experience with Unigraphics/NX is preferred. Good computer skills (e.g., word processing, spread sheet, presentation graphics). Must be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, and possess good leadership skills.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Louisiana-Slidell

Recruiting Company Textron Systems: Marine & Land Systems

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 256231