Website Aerojet Rocketdyne
We are looking to fill an Intern – Project & Component Engineering role for Summer 2024 at our Huntsville, AL site.
This posting may represent one or more specific immediate or near-term openings. Those who express an interest may be considered for current and future positions.
L3Harris Technologies is the Trusted Disruptor for the global aerospace and defense industry. With customers‡ mission-critical needs always in mind, our more than 50,000 employees deliver end-to-end technology solutions connecting the space, air, land, sea and cyber domains.
Aerojet Rocketdyne is growing in The Rocket City, Huntsville, AL! We’ve begun hiring for our third facility in the Huntsville area, a 379,000 sq.ft. manufacturing facility near the Huntsville airport that will specialize in the production and assembly of inert solid rocket motor components. We are also continuing to grow at our Huntsville Defense HQ for Program Management and Engineering, as well as our Advanced Manufacturing Facility in north Huntsville, where we produce advanced propulsion products.
You’re not just “doing a job” at Aerojet Rocketdyne, an L3Harris Technologies Company. The work you perform makes significant contributions to national security and space exploration.
Trusted – We didn’t apply for this honor, but Aerojet Rocketdyne is proud to be recognized as one of America‡s Most Trusted Aerospace & Defense Companies by Newsweek / Statista two years in a row!
Inspiring Company Culture – Our people support each other and work together to leave an indelible impact on our nation‡s aerospace and defense legacy. Read more about our culture: Careers | L3Harris
Rest and Relaxation- Accrue 3 weeks of vacation to start plus separate sick allowance. 9/80 schedule providing longer weekends. Paid holidays including one-week year-end paid holiday shutdown
Comprehensive Health Benefits – Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Accounts, and Wellness programs. Want to know more? Check out: Benefits | L3Harris
Prepare for the Future – 401(k) with company match
Professional Development – Tuition assistance, free professional development training through Rocket University and Energetics University, employee recognition, and leadership development programs
Employee Resource Groups – Local and Enterprise employee-led volunteer groups to create community, awareness, impact, and to support a culture where everyone belongs
Great Location – Huntsville has been named the second-best place to live in the United States by U.S. News & World Report’s 2023-2024 rankings. The city’s thriving job market, low cost of living and high quality of life were cited as the primary reasons for its top ranking.
After orientation and training, interns will perform entry-level engineering tasks on projects.
Interns will support senior engineering staff and gain experience and familiarization with company projects.
Interns must be able to operate effectively in a team environment.
Summer internships will start in approximately May/June and end in August/September.
Projects may focus on aspects of project and component engineering including assisting in the design and development of hardware and providing technical support to engineers within such areas as small thrusters, valves & actuators, and systems hardware.
Candidate must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering (or similar major) and returning to school upon completion of the assignment.
3.2 GPA or above
Junior standing or above
Solid academic track record of accomplishment
Working knowledge of Microsoft Software applications
Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
Self-starter with the ability to work with little direction
Leadership & teamwork skills
Requires U.S. Citizenship or status as a U.S. Person. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit or stand and maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.
To apply for this job please visit jobs4-aerojet-rocketdyne.icims.com.