LMI Aerospace Engineering Intern in St. Charles, United States

Summary – Manufacturing Engineering Intern’s primary focus is to work closely with the Manufacturing Engineers and assist in the creation and up keep of BOM’s and Routers, work instructions, cost saving initiatives and problem solving.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.

  • Work with Manufacturing Engineers to determine customer requirements, develop work orders, work instructions and BOM structure for new jobs and modify existing jobs for engineering changes in a timely manner.

  • Assist in determine quality requirements and inspection methodology.

  • Work with Manufacturing Engineers to resolve manufacturing issues. This may involve tools, methods, engineering, inspection, and interpretation of specifications.

  • Develop an understanding of the aerospace industry as it applies to LMI’s business model.

  • Participate in team actives and other duties as assigned.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

As assigned by the Engineering Manager, or Plant Management.


  • Current enrollment in a BA Engineering Degree program with a minimum of 32 credits completed.

  • Reasoning Ability; Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

  • Working knowledge of MicroSoft Office; Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel is required.

  • Strong Oral and Written skills essential.

  • Ability to communicate technical information that is clearly understood by laymen and not subject to misinterpretation when required.

In order to comply with U.S. government regulations applicable to this position, all applicants must be either a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. as defined in 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20), or a “protected individual” as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk and sit. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to vibration. The noise level in the office work environment is usually quiet to moderate, and on the production floor moderate to loud.

Safety glasses, hearing protection, and safety shoes are required when on the shop floor.

LMI is an equal employment opportunity employer. Consistent with applicable law, LMI provides access and opportunities to those with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who seek to access the company’s online application system. If an applicant is unable to fully access the online application system, LMI will provide a reasonable accommodation. Applicants with disabilities may contact us at 636-916-2400 for assistance accessing the on-line application system. Callers should have a detailed description of the requested accommodation, their name and preferred method of contact ready for LMI‘s Human Resources Department. LMI will make every effort to respond within two (2) business days. This phone number is not for the general submission of application materials.

LMI is an E-Verify Employer.

LMI is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veterans Employer

Who we are

LMI is a world-class leader in designing, building and manufacturing aerospace structures, systems and components for commercial, business and regional, and military aerospace customers. We employ more than 1,800 engineering, manufacturing and testing experts in 22 locations throughout the United States, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Sri Lanka. Our integrated team approach and full life cycle of capabilities enable our employees to take advantage of a wide range of opportunities for career growth within our organization.