Job Title:  Manufacturing Intern-Fall 2023


Waterbury, CT, US, 06705

Business Unit:  Haydon Kerk Pittman
Posting Date:  Sep 23, 2023
Job Description: 

The Manufacturing Internship is an entry-level opportunity where you will be responsible for preparing electronic, electrical, and mechanical sub-assemblies, final assemblies, and after assemblies in their entirety. Ideal candidates are Freshmen or Sophomore students entered into a Bachelor's degree program. Part-Time during fall/spring semester and full-time during winter/summer break.  


What you will do:

  • Work under the general direction of the department supervisor with a minimum of supervision
  • Under specific direction from Supervisor or Lead Person perform motor sub-assembly, assembly and after assembly utilizing individual electronic, electrical and mechanical components
  • Responsible for product quality as well as production quantity
  • Use calibrated measuring equipment in the normal performance of the job such as, but not limited to, the following: calipers, plug gauges, drop indicators, force gauges, torque measuring screwdrivers, oscilloscope, dial gauges, torque wrenches, micrometers, and specially designed PMT manufactured measuring equipment
  • Assemble individual electronic, electrical and mechanical components as required from the specific engineering bill of material to produce sub-assemblies, final motor assemblies and after assemblies
  • Utilize manual hydraulic, air presses, and electric presses, balancing machine, magnet charger, encoder testers puma, soldering equipment, desoldering equipment, digital voltmeter and other test equipment
  • Assemble individual motor parts and components to produce final motor assemblies
  • Operate motor run-in equipment 
  • Form leads, terminals, and lead wire assemblies and sub-assemblies
  • Assemble encoders, brakes, pulleys, and lead assemblies to finished motors
  • Solder individual electrical and electronic components into sub-assemblies, after assemblies and final assemblies
  • The position requires the use of light hand assembly tools
  • Final test motor


What we are looking for:  

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
  • 1 year completed of  college level coursework preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong math skills and mechanical aptitude required
  • Requires the ability to lift 20+ lbs. occasionally, 10-20 lbs. frequently, and up to 10 lbs. constantly.
  • May require standing/sitting for long periods of time, up to 8 hours per day.


Additional Characteristics:

  •  The noise level in the work environment is moderate.
  • This position may be exposed to various industrial cleaning chemicals and oils.



Salary Minimum:  Market
Salary Maximum:  Market
Incentive:  No

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

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