Internship Opportunity

Reference no: 2020.12

Location: Lara, VIC

Engineering areas: Electrical/Electronics, Mechanical, Industrial/Manufacturing

Business Description

Manufacture of countermeasure devices for defence contracts, including the F-35 program.

Projects / tasks

1). Design, build and commission a waste collection system for Extruder Flashing.  (Personnel currently enter the Cell to remove the Flashing from the Extruder Tip Cleaner while a live heal is present)

2). Design, build and commission an Automatic Sweeper for the Vibratory Bed Dryer.  (Personnel currently enter the cell to sweep up to 1.5Kg of 1.1DG MTV from the bed into the Cross Feed where it can then be transferred remotely into a receptacle and out of the cell.)

3). Design, build and commission a Plank Clamp and Laydown system for the extruder that presents the plank to the Quench Bath in the opposite orientation.  (On the current system the Plank Clamps jam and the orientation creates additional nub waste also placing Grains out of extruded sequence)

4). Identify suitable cutting technology (water jet, ultrasonic, etc..) to replace the existing Plank Saw and work with potential suppliers to implement a solution.

Technical skills

Excel, word, PowerPoint and Inventor

Intern interpersonal qualities

Self-motivated, team player, shows initiative and with a competitive nature.