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Title:  Mechanical Engineering Co-Op: Summer 2022

Learn More About Internship Programs at CommScope

As CommScope designs and builds connectivity for the world's most advanced networks, we're building something equally as important: careers for forward-thinking college students like you. Our Summer Internship Program is designed to provide you an invaluable work experience through completing meaningful projects to help you grow and develop.

Throughout the 12-week program, you will collaborate with some of the best in the industry, receive on-the-job training, and participate in professional development workshops, executive speaker series, and other networking and social events!

How You’ll Help Us Connect the World

As a Mechanical Engineering Co-Op Intern, you will be responsible for assisting the Fiber Optic Product Engineering team in the generation of new product ideas driven by customer feedback and market trends. This role will be based in Shakopee, Minnesota.

You Will Make an Impact by

  • Leading and crafting designs of products used in Fiber Optic Networks and generating associated product assembly drawings & documentation for manufacturing.
  • Collaborating with operations/manufacturing during the design cycle to optimize design for manufacturability and assembly.
  • Collaborating with mechanical engineers and other technical fields on product improvements and new product solutions.
  • Developing product bills of material and help coordinate product BOM loading into SAP.
  • Working closely with CommScope factory locations and suppliers to introduce new product designs into manufacturing and assist with the development of assembly work instructions.
  • Working with our development lab to test and demonstrate product compliance to requirements.

Required Qualifications for Consideration

  • Junior or Senior standing in a BS or master’s degree program in Engineering from an accredited university
  • Proven strong academic performer with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Ability to work in the US without sponsorship now or in the future
  • A strong desire to learn and grow by applying your education so far to real world engineering challenges

You Will Excite Us if You

  • Have some experience in validated modeling software and data management – CREO experience preferred
  • Have some background in FEA analysis. Ansys preferred
  • Possess good hands-on mechanical ability.
  • Possess strong verbal, written, presentation, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Have the ability to function independently and within a team
  • Possess strong Computer Skills
  • Demonstrate strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Show innovation through outstanding ideas and propose them to the team


What Happens After You Apply?

Learn how to prepare yourself for the next steps in our hiring process by visiting https://careers.commscope.com/how-we-hire.

Why CommScope

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables game-changing discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.

If you want to grow your career alongside bright, passionate, and caring people who strive to create what's next…come connect to your future at CommScope.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at talentacquisition@commscope.com. You can also learn more about CommScope’s accommodation process and EEO policy at careers.commscope.com/eeo


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