CAD Designer | RCI Engineering (ELE:UNR)

CAD DESIGNER | RCI ENGINEERING

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
RCI Engineering is a full-service civil engineering firm and has been providing land planning and design services on projects ranging from single and multi-family residences to commercial, industrial, and infrastructure for approximately ten years.

The company is seeking a qualified CAD Designer for the company’s satellite office in Reno, Nevada. This position is responsible for design and production of plans and project documents under the supervision of the Project Manager and Project Engineer. The CAD Designer will be expected to interact with other members of the design team and work well in a client-focused, team-oriented environment.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in civil engineering design for land development projects
  • AutoCAD software experience is a must (Civil 3D is preferred)
  • Familiarity with local musicality standards is a plus
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in written and oral communications
  • Read and comprehend detailed correspondence and reports

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CAD Designer – RCI Engineering (ELE)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should send in a resume to Amy Armstrong at aarmstrong@rcinevada.com.

Civil Engineer | RCI Engineering (EXP:UNR)

CIVIL ENGINEER | RCI ENGINEERING

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
RCI Engineering is a full-service civil engineering firm and has been providing land planning and design services on projects ranging from single and multi-family residences to commercial, industrial, and infrastructure for approximately ten years.

The company is seeking a mid-level Civil Engineer with experience in commercial/residential site design, infrastructure design, and production. Under limited direction, the Civil Engineer will work on a wide range of large and small site development and infrastructure projects with an opportunity to manage clients and projects. This position will manage land development projects from entitlements through construction. Responsibilities will include engineering field work, data collection, calculations, design layout as well as specification preparation, cost estimates, and report writing. Coordination with other engineers and designers while supporting Project Engineers and Managers on a variety of tasks is also included.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be a registered Professional Engineer in Nevada and have between three and five years of experience
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD is required and Civil 3D is preferred
  • Project experience with land development is a must

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Civil Engineer – RCI Engineering (EXP)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should send in a resume to Amy Armstrong at aarmstrong@rcinevada.com.

Air Force Research Laboratory Scholars Program | Air Force Research Laboratory (INT:UNR)

AIR FORCE RESEARCH LABORATORY SCHOLARS PROGRAM | AIR FORCE RESEARCH LABORATORY

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is a scientific research organization operated by the United States Air Force. The laboratory is dedicated to leading the discovery, development, and integration of affordable aerospace warfighting technologies, planning and executing the Air Force science and technology program, and providing warfighting capabilities to United States air, space, and cyberspace forces.

The AFRL Scholars Program is seeking highly-qualified students for exciting research opportunities. Students will be gaining hands-on experience under mentorship of notable scientists and engineers.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Have a strong interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
  • Enrolled or accepted at an educational institution taking at least a half-time academic course load
  • At least sixteen years of age and a United States citizen

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Air Force Research Laboratory Scholars Program – Air Force Research Laboratory (INT)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should apply online.

Engineering Intern | CR Engineering (INT:UNR)

ENGINEERING INTERN | CR ENGINEERING

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
CR Engineering is a mechanical engineering consultant that provides HVAC and plumbing systems design for commercial buildings, schools, and government buildings.

CR Engineering is seeking an Engineering Intern that is working toward an engineering degree to provide support to the engineering and drafting staff.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • AutoCAD or Revit experience is a plus
  • Must be able to work twenty hours per week

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Engineering Intern – CR Engineering (INT)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to Kim Busa at kbusa@cr-eng.com or deliver it in person to 5434 Longley Lane.

Manufacturing Engineering Intern | Lincoln Electric Cutting Systems (INT:UNR)

MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING INTERN | LINCOLN ELECTRIC CUTTING SYSTEMS

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Lincoln Electric Cutting Systems (Torchmate and Vernon Tool) is the world’s leading manufacturer of low cast CNC solutions and have been manufacturing cutting machines for over thirty years. The company offers solutions from small home machines to large capacity industrial machines.

Lincoln Electric Cutting Systems’ internship program is design to help interns learn the products, processes, and employees who manufacture the world’s leading CNC machines. The Manufacturing Engineering Intern will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Working “hands-on” throughout the facility
  • Machine assembly/testing
  • Mechanical troubleshooting
  • Building prototypes under the guidance of engineers
  • Some drafting and design work
  • Assisting in transitioning products to a manufacturing environment while working with production staff
  • Bills of Materials generation and coordination to Purchasing department
  • Assisting the staff to improve the quality of existing products and developing new ones
  • Communicating with other departments

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current junior or senior level Mechanical, Electrical, or Industrial Engineering student
  • Practical understanding of engineering principles and methods
  • Statics and Solid Mechanics course work
  • Familiar with CAD (CATIA, SolidWorks, Solid Edge, etc.)
  • Experience with hand/power tools
  • Experience in fabricating, assembling, and disassembling mechanical parts
  • Electrical knowledge preferred
  • Ability to work safely, alone, and with others in an industrial setting

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Manufacturing Engineering Intern – Lincoln Electric Cutting Systems (INT)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should apply online.

Electromechanical Technician | Desert Research Institute (INT:UNR)

ELECTROMECHANICAL TECHNICIAN | DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE

POSITION DESCRIPTION
The Desert Research Institute (DRI) is a recognized world leader in investigating the effects of natural and human-induced environmental change and advancing technologies aimed at assessing a changing planet. For almost sixty years, DRI faculty, students, and staff have applied scientific understanding to support the effective management of natural resources while meeting Nevada’s needs for economic diversification and science-based educational opportunities.

The DRI is looking to hire a part-time student worker to work in the Environmental Analysis Facility (EAF) Carbon Lab within the Division of Atmospheric Sciences. This position will be responsible for troubleshooting and performing repairs on the carbon analyzers within the lab, performing testing, and verifying proper operating to minimize analyzer downtime. Some of the duties for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Testing and repairing electromechanical analytical laboratory equipment
  • Reading schematics, diagrams, and standard operating procedures to determine methods of assembly
  • Installing electronic parts and hardware in housings or assemblies
  • Aligning, fitting, and assembling component parts using hand tools and power tools
  • Troubleshooting leaks and verifying proper flow rates in laboratory gas delivery systems
  • Thoroughly documenting all maintenance actions in laboratory analyzer logs

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Two years of college level engineering classes including electric or mechanical engineering
  • Ability to complete tasks independently with little supervision
  • Strong attention to detail

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Electromechanical Technician – Desert Research Institute (INT)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should apply online.

Sustaining Engineer | XP Power (EXP:UNR)

SUSTAINING ENGINEER | XP POWER

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
XP Power is a major supplier of critical power conversion technology to the medical, technology, industrial, and defense markets. The company is a fast-growing firm listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a high-performing global company where employees collaborate and strive for success.

XP Power is seeking a Sustaining Engineer to troubleshoot and conduct root cause investigations for the current, released products, suggest design changes, corrective actions, and other electrical fixes for failing units, and support manufacturing in the flow and improvement of product. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Dispositioning failing units by addressing corrective actions
  • Elevating nonconforming product of processes to Red Tag Hold
  • Completing root cause investigations on nonconforming product or processes
  • Creating and submitting ECRs to correct or improve designs
  • Reporting out on discrepant product with full investigation details and implementing corrective actions
  • Providing technical support to Sales and Marketing
  • Providing technical support on customer calls when required
  • Assisting in second sourcing expensive or long lead time parts for Purchasing when requested

KEY QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering plus two years of relevant experience is required
  • Proficient in Windows and Office
  • Demonstrated Statistical Process Control (SPC) skills
  • Experience with MATLAB, SPICE, etc. is a plus
  • Ability to write reports, procedures, and business correspondence

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Sustaining Engineer – XP Power (EXP)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should send in a resume, cover letter, and salary expectation to Alexandra Galvez at vacancies@xppower.com.

Firmware Engineer | Broadridge (ELE:UNR)

FIRMWARE ENGINEER | BROADRIDGE

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Broadridge is a global fintech company with over eight billion dollars in market capitalization and is recognized as an invaluable partner for the world’s leading companies and financial institutions. The company helps drive business transformation for clients with solutions for enriching client engagement, navigating risk, optimizing efficiency, and generating revenue growth.

Broadridge is seeking a Firmware Engineer to join the team. As a Firmware Engineer, the successful candidate will perform embedded systems programming for standard systems as well as other engineering support tasks, such as research and documentation. The successful candidate will apply an understanding of basic software and control systems engineering principles to solve design-related problems. In addition, Associate Firmware Engineers will assist in the establishment of software design guidelines and practices.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Recent college or university graduate with a Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree (specializing in low-level, real-time, machine control programming)
  • Between zero and one years of relevant work or internship experience

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Firmware Engineer – Broadridge (ELE)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should contact Carlo Preston at carlo.preston@broadridge.com or apply online.

Speakers’ Forum Series | Pathways to Aviation: Aerospace Manufacturing and Engineering

SPEAKERS’ FORUM SERIES | PATHWAYS TO AVIATION: AEROSPACE MANUFACTURING AND ENGINEERING

DESCRIPTION:
The Speakers’ Forum provides outstanding education and connections for all ages. The program targets high school and college students, aviation enthusiasts, and aerospace personnel. The session will feature industry experts, who will share their passions, experiences, and insights pertaining to the particular topic. Industry leaders will also share recent activities, upcoming events, and important news.

Visit http://www.pathwaystoaviation.org/speakers for more details and to save a seat.

Location: 601 South Rock Boulevard | Civil Air Patrol Building

Date: October 10, 2019

Time: 5:30 PM

Mechanical Engineering Intern | Aqua Metals (INT:UNR)

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING INTERN | AQUA METALS

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Aqua Metals is a renewable technology company focusing on recycling lead from lead acid car batteries to increase global lead production without increasing emissions.

Aqua Metals is looking for a Mechanical Engineering Intern to help with aspects of prototyping for its R&D AquaRefining department. Duties would include, but are not limited to:

  • Data collection
  • Writing purchase requisitions
  • Assisting with hands on installations
  • Troubleshooting and brainstorming failure modes and solutions for various design challenges

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Completed at least two years of engineering coursework
  • Enrollment or completion of ME 322 and ENGR 301 is a plus
  • Ability to understand CAD drawings
  • Organized and communicative
  • Ability to stand up for two hours at a time
  • No respiratory problems

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Mechanical Engineering Intern – Aqua Metals (INT)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should send in a resume and class schedule to jeffery.hoke@aquametals.com.