Kearfott Corporation, a global avionics, motion control and navigation supplier for over 100 years, is a leader in the design and manufacture of precision motion control products and inertial control components. Our inertial guidance and navigation systems control military and commercial aircraft, military land vehicles, missiles, marine vehicles, satellites, and space instruments.
We are looking for talented individuals who want to be part of a world class work force. Join Kearfott and become part of a company that is recognized for technical expertise and respected world-wide as a ‘full service’ provider. For more information visit our website at www.kearfott.com.
The qualified candidate will become part of the Kearfott Motion Systems Quality Engineering team. The selected candidate will work in a dynamic people-focused environment where you will work directly with experienced engineers to enhance your skills and develop a higher level of confidence in your capabilities.
Our Quality Engineering team is deeply engrained in the functional areas of the business and partners heavily with the leadership team on critical decisions. Team members are expected to have the skills to analyze data and communicate recommendations to leaders at all levels in the company. Through the intern program, we are looking to find the next wave of talent to drive these efforts.
- Quality Engineering Interns will be responsible for providing on time support to our internal or external customers on Quality improvement opportunities.
- Assist in the development of quality requirements, quality management systems, as well as measurement, testing and inspection techniques.
- Collaborates with other engineering disciplines to assure methods and techniques are appropriate and also are incorporated into the processes and product documentation.
- May support other areas such as design assurance, supply chain, product testing, non-conformance management, production quality, data analytics, or process quality and improvements.
- Must be able to analyze data, provide summary conclusions, and present to site leadership.
- Must be able to interpret engineering drawings and specifications.
- Work cross functionally with various teams to achieve quality standards.
- Other responsibilities may include: project planning, review of technical and management data, performance assessment, problem identification, corrective action planning and implementation.
- Completed at least sophomore year of college/university.
- Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
- Must be able to work full-time (40 hours per week) for a minimum of 10 weeks during the summer 2021 semester.
- Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S., visa sponsorship not available.
- Must be able to work on U.S. government programs and/or obtain security clearance in the future.
Education and Experience
- Currently enrolled in an accredited college/university degree program pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Quality, Aerospace, Mechanical, Manufacturing or other related discipline.
- Demonstrated problem solving skills.
- GPA of 3.2 or above preferred
- Experience in Microsoft Office.
- Excellent oral, written, and presentation communication skills.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States