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Manufacturing Engineering Intern 


Duration: Expected to begin sometime in May, the target is a M-F, 8-5 work schedule with some flexibility based on business conditions and management approval. Expected to finish internship assignment sometime in late July or early August but willing to be flexible based on student schedule.

Expectation: It’s expected that the project(s) this intern works on will culminate in an end of assignment formal presentation to the senior leadership team.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Working in the Operations Department, assigned to the Plant Manager or their designate for day-to-day direction and project assignment, check in and successful completion


Minimum Education/Experience:

  • US Citizen
  • Actively pursuing a bachelor’s degree, prefer Industrial Engineering and a current junior or senior status
  • Excellent MS Office skills
  • A sense of business acumen with a general understanding of fundamental business principals
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills with ability to collaborate and build a consensus


What is the specific assignment and responsibilities:


  • With direction from other Manufacturing and Integration engineers, work on and implement manufacturing process improvements either specific to a work cell or process.
  • Through data analysis, determine waste reduction opportunities and act on them



What specific outcome would you be looking for from their time with you?


  • The Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) will be deliverables: Work to define and implement a process improvement that directly ties to a FY23 Productivity item.


Physical Demands: 

Must be able to sit and/or stand for long periods of time. May at times be required to work with some chemicals and/or bonding agents. Must be able to life and manipulate 25lb objects, sometimes over head. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accomodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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Open Date 1/19/2023  
About the Organization Are you looking for a career that allows big business ability, and small business agility? A company with a family like feel, where you will truly love your job? Look no further! Extant Aerospace is located in sunny Melbourne, Florida, just minutes from the beaches, Kennedy Space Center, and Port Canaveral. Extant manufactures and supplies complex electronic assemblies to the DoD and international customers for military and commercial applications. Extant also provides licensing and obsolescence management services for legacy electronics systems. Extant is growing in the exciting field of commercial aviation and aerospace, and is looking for experienced personnel to help guide us to success! For additional information, please visit our website at  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

To conform to U.S. export control regulations, requirements of this position include being eligible to work with export controlled products and related data without restriction.  
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