Electrical Engineer Intern
Company: WEG Electric Corp
Posted on: July 15, 2019
Position: Electrical Engineer Intern
Department: Engineering Department
Reports to: Electrical Design Engineer Leader
Primary Objective of Position:
The Electrical Engineer is responsible for electrical design of
motors, generators and magnetic drives. The Electrical Engineer
reviews the customer specifications to determine the machine size
and selects the correct design to meet the customer applications.
The Electrical Engineer creates the machine winding specifications,
selects winding materials, and products motor / generator data
sheets and performance curves. The Electrical Engineer is involved
in all stages of the customer order: sales, design, manufacturing,
assembly, test, and field services. Provides close shop support to
assure minimum cost and defect-free machines. Responsible for
process improvements, reducing manufacturing costs, and enhance
product quality. Also, the Electrical Engineer will be responsible
for collaboration and sharing of best Electrical Engineering
practices within the WEG Company. Applicants must be authorized to
work in the US.
Major Areas of Accountability:
Must be an enthusiastic self-starter, able to organize and pursue
broad objectives. Strong people skills and the ability to manage
multiple, changing priorities. Support and implement process
improvements which enhance the companys responsiveness and
Provides support to Marketing on inquiries and new orders to assure
technical and economic feasibility.
- Determine project schedules to complete projects in required
Select materials and purchased components to best meet customer
requirements at the lowest cost.
Provide input to management for financial planning, capital
planning, and product development.
Provide effective project management for product development.
Write and review specifications, Material Specifications, Process
Specification, and project reports. Prepares technical reports in
conjunction with project assignments. Maintains records of
engineering data and test results.
Provide direction to engineers, drafters, and other support
personnel as required to successfully complete projects.
Provide technical support to other departments as required
resolving technical issues to meet special customer
Review manufacturing methods and determine the most efficient
designs for manufacturability.
Provide technical direction in product development and make
technical decisions based on sound engineering practice.
- Demonstrated ability to understand, evaluate, and solve complex
issues of technical content with guidance and technical support
Able to perform and understand FEA analysis and develop design
roles and guidelines (preferred)
- Review customers specification and offer technical advice.
- Electrical engineer must direct standardization and design
rules for models that will substantially reduce design cost and
time for products and systems.
- Develop new engineering tools that facilitate the design
process and reduce design lead times, insure calibration of design
programs with test data.
- Review Design Standard and Procedures to determine which
standard need to be revised or new procedures as well as updating
of old procedures.
- Perform other activities related to the ones above as required
by the Leader, Manager of Engineering or Director of
- BS degree in progress electrical engineering required from an
accredited college or university. Specifically, coursework in
motors, drives, and high voltage power electronics is
- Knowledge and understanding of engineering operating systems
within the department and understanding of how engineering
interfaces with other departments.
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows products such as Word,
Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
- Knowledge of any programing language
- Strong people skills and the ability to manage multiple and
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