MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. 2017 Sensors Internship (Engineer) in SOUTH JORDAN, Utah

Merit Medical Sensors Systems, Inc. is looking for intern candidates for our 2017 Sensors Internship positions. Qualified candidates for our Sensors Engineering position will be University students (Preferably in their Junior or Senior year) studying Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or Chemical Engineering. Interns will be called upon to support a variety of engineering and technician based activities in a fast paced Sensors engineering environment SUMMARY OF DUTIES Performs routine technical tasks including assembling or constructing simple or standard equipment or parts, and may service or repair simple instruments or equipment. Will compile and review equipment documentation packages and process them for change control. May edit and generate equipment detail drawings and schematics. Will also support Sensors by performing product testing. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS PERFORMED * Assembles fixtures and equipment, including mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical assembly. * Conducts a variety of tests using established and clearly defined methods. * Prepares test specimens, adjusts and operates equipment, and records test data, pointing out deviations resulting from equipment malfunction or observational errors. * Extracts engineering data from various prescribed sources and processes the data following well-defined methods, and then presents the data in prescribed form. * May work on project teams to assist engineers and other personnel. * Performs other related duties and tasks as required SUMMARY OF MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS * Graduation within 2 years with a technical degree (ME, EE, or ChemE preferred) . Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. . Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, database and other applicable software programs . Ability to work well as a team member. . Knowledge of various tooling and testing equipment. . Posses a valid UT drivers license and transportation. . Solidworks & AutoCad drafting experience a plus HELPFUL SKILLS * Proficiency in 3D modeling (Solidworks or Pro Engineer) * Understanding of medical industry processes; molding, extrusion, assembly * Software Validation * Programming Experience * Equipment Design * Polymer Science This engineer could be working in the wafer fabrication, wafer dicing, and-or electronic assembly areas. COMPANY HISTORY Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ, MMSI) was founded in 1987 by Fred P. Lampropoulos. Merit develops, manufactures and markets single-use medical devices primarily for diagnosing and treating cardiovascular and vascular disease. Merit has been successful in introducing and marketing innovative, high-quality products through its expertise in new product design and its capabilities in injection and insert molding of plastics; the application of its proprietary electronic and sensor-based technologies; and wire, extrusion and catheter technologies. The Company is utilizing its competitive advantages and technologies to develop and offer products that address a wide range of needs related to cardiology and radiology procedures performed in hospitals. Sales are made primarily to U.S. hospitals through a direct sales force. The Company markets its products in over 60 countries worldwide, utilizing a direct sales force in Europe, and distributors for the remainder of the world. MERIT SENSORS SYSTEMS, INC.1600 Merit Parkway (9800 South Redwood Road)South Jordan, UT(learn more at EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M-F-D-V. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities-Women-Protected Veterans-Disabled