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Engineering Intern (Contractor)

Date: Jul 10, 2018

Location: Reno, NV, US, 89521

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Lincoln Electric Cutting Systems, a subsidiary of Lincoln Electric, is the manufacturing headquarters for both Torchmate® and Vernon Tool® branded product lines. We manufacture CNC plasma cutting machines for two distinct markets: pipe profiling (Vernon Tool), and plate cutting (Torchmate).


Our internship program is designed to help interns learn the products, processes, and employees who manufacture the world’s leading CNC machines.



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



  • Current Junior/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



  • Manufacturing environment; may be exposed to loud noises, changing temperatures, and machinery with moving parts

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Manufacturing Support 
Section:  Lincoln Electric Cutting Systems (US70) 


Nearest Major Market: Reno
Nearest Secondary Market: Tahoe

Job Segment: Consulting, Engineer, Electrical, CAD, Drafting, Service, Engineering

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