Engineering Intern – Metallurgy - Summer 2020
Title: Engineering Intern – Metallurgy
Department: ITW Innovation Center
The ITW Innovation Center Analytical Laboratory provides metallurgical and material analysis services for ITW business requests ranging across Automotive, Construction, Food Equipment, Polymer and Fluids, Specialty Products, Test & Measurement and Electronics, as well as Welding businesses.
The Metallurgy Internship will immerse the candidate in a broad range of analysis methods including microscopy, spectroscopy, mechanical, and physical. Under direction, the candidate will perform sample preparation, test execution, interpretation and communication of findings. As is feasible, candidates will participate directly with an ITW business to gain experience in field of educational focus.
This position will be part of a team responsible for Analytical Lab Metallurgical analysis within the ITW Innovation Center. This is a minimum 12-week internship located in the ITW Innovation Center on the corporate campus in Glenview, Illinois.
- College junior/senior or graduate student, pursuing a degree in Metallurgy.
- A solid knowledge of Metallurgy with emphasis in failure analysis techniques.
- Intellectually curious with a driving interest in laboratory analysis.
- Analytical mindset
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Self-starter and able to work independently
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