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Aircraft Systems Design Intern Electrical (New Century, KS) - Summer 2019 at Garmin International

Posted in Engineering 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: New Century, Kansas

Job Description:

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Great ideas sometimes come from singular inspiration, but more often they’re a result of collaborative effort. Inside Garmin, we like to foster an environment of participation and engagement. We support professional development, offer well-designed career paths and adhere to a policy that prioritizes promoting from within the company to maximize the opportunities for our associates. We are also committed to being a good corporate citizen and providing opportunities for associates to contribute toward a healthy, sustainable world.

Our avionics systems are taking off so we’re looking to board an intern to assist in the electrical systems design for our G5000 in general aviation and business aviation aircraft. Our aircraft systems design intern helps in the development of wiring diagrams, wire harness drawings and other technical work needed to define the electrical aspects of the installation. Put us on your flight plan and send us your resume.

We are looking for an Aircraft Systems Design Intern Electrical to support our Avionics Electrical Design at our Hangar in New Century, KS. In this role you will be responsible for assisting in electrical instillation of Garmin integrated avionics systems. Other essential functions include: 

  • Assist in the development of wiring diagrams, wire harness drawings, or other technical data needed to define the electrical aspects of the installation or to support other STC projects

  • Assist installation technicians in troubleshooting installation wiring interconnects

  • Assist in preparation and verification of new installation documentation

  • Assist in generation of certification ground and bench tests plans

  • Assist in creation of certification test reports and other compliance data for submissions to the FAA

  • Accept and complete projects and other miscellaneous aircraft engineering duties as assigned

Qualified candidates have Completed coursework in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering; or sufficient relevant experience and possess a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Other requirements include: 

  • Must possess proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office products

  • Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment

  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication

Previous work or internship experience in design and certification of avionics systems installations and a cumulative GPA of 3.5 is highly preferred!

As part of our ongoing commitment to helping associates maintain a healthy balance between work and life, we sponsor company-wide and individual wellness initiatives, as well as world-class sporting events—and even some of the participating athletes. In each of the communities in which we do business, Garmin has a strong philanthropic and civic presence. Our associates benefit from these connections in many ways, including through discounts on products and services, opportunities to attend sponsored events, and even help with work-life initiatives, such as pilot certification and adoption assistance.