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Mechanical Engineer Internship (St. Louis)

St. Louis , Missouri

Req ID 01S3P

We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.

  • Full-Time
  • Level: All
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Who We Are

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet. While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms.

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Rewards

  • Compensation:

    Monsanto offers competitive pay and benefits, as well as other exciting rewards.

  • Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision):

    Monsanto offers a Health and Insurance Benefits Program that allows you to tailor your own benefits package.

  • Paid time off:

    We believe we can all be more effective individuals if there's a proper balance among the various demands of work, family and life.

  • Paid training:

    Internal and external seminars and conferences are available to increase your technical, professional and managerial skills.

  • Savings Plan:

    We provide you an opportunity to save up to 25% of your eligible pay in a personal savings program to which Monsanto also contributes.

  • Variety and Collaboration:

    Opportunities to participate in varied types of projects and get new experiences from partnerships with many organizations within Monsanto.

Responsibilities

We are seeking a motivated Mechanical Engineer Intern.  This position will be in St. Louis, MO, reporting to our Engineering Development Lead.
This position represents an experiential opportunity in an exciting, dynamic environment serving a broad range of research and development needs within the agriculture industry. 
The successful candidate will work on multi-disciplinary engineering teams to develop mechanical/electromechanical systems for specialized equipment and machines.  This position will take a significant hands-on role in the design, development, assembly and documentation of these systems.  The mechanical/electromechanical design aspects embody the following areas: 3D CAD/Modeling, part fabrication, mechanisms, assemblies, material/fluid flow, agricultural equipment, seed processing equipment, sensor/transducer application, robotics, automation, motor drives and controllers, GPS devices, imaging and detection, machine/process control architecture design.
Major duties include:
  • Research, design, testing, debug and documentation of mechanical and electromechanical systems, products, components, and subsequent application in laboratory, production, and/or agricultural field environments.
  • Interacting with a multi-disciplined design team throughout the project lifecycle. 
  • Duties also involve developing documents to include work/user instructions, functional specifications, detailed design, and specifications.
 This 2019 summer assignment will be completed May-August.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Pursuing a B.S. or M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field
  • Experience in designing/implementing mechanical/electromechanical systems
  • Experience designing with 3D CAD.
  • Experience with computer/PLC control of electromechanical systems
  • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple tasks in an agile, fast-paced environment as part of dynamic multidisciplinary teams
  • Ability to enthusiastically integrate into a larger team to successfully develop new technology
  • A willingness to extend the candidate’s own scientific and engineering interests into new fields of research and development
  • Excellent entrepreneurial thinking, innovation, and real world problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills for effective interactions with senior business/R&D stakeholders as well as peer groups and team members
  • Experience using standard office productivity software; Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Must be returning to school in the fall of 2019 to continue program of study

 

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.
 
While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available at the combined company by visiting advancingtogether.com/careers.


 

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