Raytheon Technical Sercice Company's (RTSC) Field Engineering Operations is currently seeking a Student Intern for the summer, 2012 term to work with our Engineering Support Lab personnel and various Strategic Transportation Systems (STS) program labs.
Job Description : This position is for support of the mechanical/electrical design implementation of lab network hardware & systems. The position will require interfacing with the program engineers and assist the program engineers that provide solutions to engineering lab requirements. Assist in building engineering cable assemblies, break out boxes, and a variety of specialized test enclosures.
Required Skills : This requires a current college student enrolled in a Mechanical/Electrical Engineering-related major. Candidates should be in their Junior or Senior year. Preferred majors include: Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering. This position will require racking of equipment; therefore, candidate must be able to lift up to 25 pounds.
Desired Skills :
Familiarity with hardware or software tools as appropriate for your academic level
Read blue prints, engineering drawings/sketches
Familiar with hand tools, power tools and machines, such as, drill press
Some electrical and mechanical assembly
Able to use electrical test equipment such as volt meters, power supplies
Be able to read cable layout and simple electrical schematics
Required Education (including Major): This position requires that candidates be currently enrolled as a student in a Bachelor's Degree Program with at least two years of college completed.
Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC) headquartered in Dulles, VA has nearly 10,000 employees and 2010 sales of $3.4 billion. RTSC provides a full spectrum of technical, scientific and professional services to its defense, federal, international, and commercial customers worldwide. It specializes in training, logistics, engineering, product support, and operational support services and solutions for the Mission Support, homeland security, space, civil aviation, counterproliferation and counterterrorism markets. RTSC operates on all seven continents. RTSC customers include all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, NASA, the Federal Aviation Administration, the U.S. National Science Foundation, Department of Energy, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, the Transportation Security Administration, and other agencies of the Department of Homeland Security, as well as international governments.
Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.
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