Paid Internship Opportunities with Gigavac!

Company: Gigavac
Posted: Feb. 6, 2018

***Great opportunity for current college students entering their Junior or Senior year in college by Fall 2018.*** if you are pursuing a degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, Gigavac offers the ultimate hands-on internship experience that will help prepare you for your future. Gigavac is an established leader in designing, developing, and manufacturing high-performance hermetically sealed DC Power Switching Technology. We are located on the beautiful California coast just south of Santa Barbara, where we do our development and manufacturing. We are seeking ENGINEERING INTERNS with hands-on knowledge and skills to participate in multiple phase of our Engineering/Manufacturing Design & Development process. The selected candidate will assist with mechanical design, analysis, assembly, and testing as part of an Engineering team creating Power Contactors capable of carrying and switching over a Mega Watt of DC current in a product the size of an apple. These electro-mechanical devises are a critical component of the Electric Vehicle, Solar and Wind Generation, Power Storage, and Fuel Cell Markets. Job Requirements Currently Enrolled in a Bachelor/ Masters degree program in Engineering, or related discipline. •General Engineering fundamentals, mathematics, physics, material properties. •Must have some electronics or computer based course work; Design/drafting/ CAD experience desirable. Competent in SolidWorks •Hands-on experience with tools a plus. •Excellent verbal and written skills . If interested, please forward resume to Human Resources Manager, Kit Walsh, can also be reached at or by phone (805) 684-8403 ext. 120.