ParkerFounded in 1917, Parker Hannifin Corporation is a $12 billion, global company. With annual sales of $12 billion in fiscal year 2017, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 61 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index. Parker's engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to solve some of the world's greatest engineering challenges. By partnering with customers, Parker improves their productivity and profitability and seeks new ways to solve humanity's biggest challenges.
Essential FunctionsBasic Function: With direct supervision, responsible for participating in the Parker engineering intern development program to learn the various aspects of the engineering function at Parker Hannifin. This includes participation in the design and evaluation of production processes for both new and existing components, or a system of components, to provide improvements in cost, enhance performance, create and conduct product testing procedures, or facilitate manufacturing operations using fundamental principles of mechanical, electrical, industrial, or other engineering disciplines. • Acquire knowledge of various engineering department's operations, functions, responsibilities, and workflow. • Observe work assignments performed by others and actively participate in hands-on projects and/or special assignments. • Use engineering skills to conduct analysis and modeling, engage in product design, develop and execute testing procedures, and participate in facilities engineering work. • Maintain communication with program coach/mentor (if assigned) to provide feedback on departmental assignments and program improvements. • Attend related training (if provided) and apply training in work assignments. • Perform other related responsibilities.
Qualifications• Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's program in a related engineering field such as: Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or Systems Engineering. • Ability to work effectively in a variety of engineering and manufacturing assignments. • Ability to work throughout calendar year, internship expectation is 15 to 20 hours during school (beginning March 2018) and up to 40 hours while on break. • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. • Ability to work effectively with others and be a participative team member. • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and CAD systems such as AutoCad, ProE, etc. • Local candidates only (relocation, work sponsorship and/or housing not available). HOW TO APPLY: If you are interested, please upload your resume at www.parker.com/careers and reference job opening ID 14571. Thank you for taking the time to complete your application for the Engineering Intern position at Parker Hannifin, Parflex Division, Fort Worth Location.