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Mechanical Engineering Intern

We are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Mechanical Engineering Intern to join our team. This internship is tailored for individuals pursuing a career in mechanical engineering who are eager to apply their academic knowledge to real-world projects. As a Mechanical Engineering Intern, you will work closely with experienced professionals, contributing to the design and testing of innovative mechanical solutions.


Possible Responsibilities

  • Design and Prototyping
    • Assist in the design and development of mechanical components using CAD software.
    • Contribute to the prototyping and testing of new products.
  • Analysis and Optimization
    • Participate in the analysis and optimization of mechanical systems for performance and efficiency.
    • Collaborate on projects aimed at enhancing product functionality.
  • Testing and Evaluation
    • Assist in conducting tests and experiments to evaluate the performance of mechanical components.
    • Contribute to the interpretation and documentation of test results.
  • Collaboration with Engineering Teams
    • Work closely with cross-functional engineering teams, including electrical and software engineers.
    • Participate in team meetings and contribute to project discussions.
  • Documentation and Reporting
    • Prepare and maintain accurate documentation related to mechanical designs and testing procedures.
    • Contribute to reports summarizing key findings and recommendations.



  • Currently pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Proficiency in CAD software for 3D modeling and design.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on precision in design and testing.
  • Effective communication and teamwork abilities.



  • Hands-on experience in mechanical engineering projects within a dynamic and innovative environment.
  • Exposure to the entire product development lifecycle, from design to testing.
  • Mentorship from experienced mechanical engineering professionals.
  • Networking opportunities within the engineering and technology industry.


On-site Supervision and Support

Our internships include 24/7 on-site staff to support students working and living abroad. All students will also report to a supervisor at their internship site. Supervisors provide and oversee daily tasks, introduce the intern to team members, and mentor the intern in organizational agility, skill acquisition, and career readiness. Interns complete a midpoint and final evaluation, and supervisors complete a final evaluation of their interns. All work responsibilities and projects are approved in advance. 

Academic Credit

Students on an internship have the opportunity to enroll in their home university for credit, or enroll in a course through API to transfer back to their university for credit. Email for more information and a syllabus.

Housing and Excursions

Housing and excursions are included in your internship and will be selectable during the application process.