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Tribology Internship


At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries.

What your background should look like:

Working in the Middletown PA Corporate Technology Materials group, the successful candidate will contribute to new connector materials developments. They will be expected to:

  • Be familiar with the use of tribological test equipment and methods, preferably with experience in materials modelling
  • Support evaluations of process capabilities and material properties
  • Document findings in Powerpoint / Word
  • Contribute to ideation for development projects.
  • Share project findings in team presentations

The candidate should:

 

  • Be familiar with laboratory operations
  • Be familiar with typical laboratory metrology techniques including optical microscopy, SEM, and surface profilers.
  • Have be able to maintain effective project documentation
  • Be capable of working collaboratively within a team environment
  • Be a Graduate student in Mechanical Engineering / Materials Science
  • Have research experience applying tribological methods to materials science problems
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in Major

 

Internships with our team are expected to result in the execution of a limited scope project. This project may be associated with larger programs or be stand-alone.

The work provides the opportunity for students to gain an appreciation of the ways that they can apply their academic background to commercially relevant problems, to better understand how to define project objectives and to learn about the scope of opportunities within TE Connectivity.

Internship Program Overview

Our internship program gives students the opportunity to work on valuable projects that contribute to the success of their team and build on their classroom experience. Throughout the 10-12 week program, interns will be provided with: 

  • Onboarding & Orientation 

  • Professional Development Workshops 

  • Networking Opportunities 

  • Operations Experience 

  • Executive Exposure 

Competencies
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

 

What TE Connectivity offers:
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.

Location: 

Harrisburg, PA, US, 17057

Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  49778
Alternative Locations: 


Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

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