Intern - Thermal Systems Engineer (Contract Summer 2019)

    • Job Tracking ID: 85350-279923
    • Job Location: California City, CA
    • Job Level: Student/Internship
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Internship
    • Date Updated: January 16, 2019
    • Years of Experience: Not Applicable
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Hyundai America Technical Center, Inc. (HATCI) in California City, CA is looking for a Thermal Systems Engineering intern for the Vehicle Evaluation Team located at the Proving Grounds that will:

  • Assist Engineering Staff with testing for Air Conditioning and Engine Cooling Systems.
  • Instrument test vehicles and troubleshoot instrumentation problems (Campbell Scientific Data Loggers).
  • Perform AC and Engine Cooling field tests in hot weather conditions (mostly Death Valley).
  • Process and present data from tests (Excel and Powerpoint)
  • Assist Engine Cooling engineer with Towing Dyno tests at the Hyundai/Kia Proving Ground.
  • Repair test equipment.
  • Fabricate test equipment as needed (machine shop).
  • Program and install datalogger equipment in vehicles.
  • Travel will be required (25~35%).
  • Ability to work overtime required.

Experience and Skills:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor or Masters degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
    • Student in junior/senior year, or
    • within 6 months of graduation; or a
    • graduate student will also be considered
  • 2 years of thermal systems related course work.
  • Valid Driver's License and Satisfactory driving record
  • Mechanical or Electrical Engineering student with at least 2 years of thermal systems related course work.
  • Candidates applying for positions with Hyundai KIA must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. ( No Sponsorship available for this position except TN Visa)
  • HATCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Disabled and Veteran. VEVRAA Federal contractor.