Internship Opportunity

Reference no: 2019.01

Location: Port Melbourne, VIC

Engineering areas: Aerospace, Materials, Composite Materials

Business description:

A professional services company focused on providing research, development and engineering services for companies wanting to engage in the application of fibre reinforced composite materials and structures. The services provided include: training; conceptual design and detailed analysis of composite structures; the manufacture, test, repair and inspection of samples/specimens through to sub-component prototypes to validate the analysis and/or concept.  Our clients include leading Australian and international businesses in the Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Automotive and Defence industries.

Projects / tasks:

In general projects are focused on the design and analysis of defect/damage of aircraft structures and the development of repairs and/or methodologies for these repairs. We anticipate providing the intern with some exposure to other active projects at the time, in particular more laboratory based activities to give them a broader experience during their internship.

Technical skills required:

Some exposure to finite element analysis software packages, CAD and python. Some background knowledge in composite materials would be ideal.

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Someone who has performed strongly academically during their degree course to date and is enthusiastic to apply their learning into practice.   An intern who is practical and has a strong interest in numerical and finite element analysis, has the ability to pick things up quickly and works well in a team environment.