Intern - Machinist


(On-Site) Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job ID:  51701
Category:  Product & Engineering

Stratasys is a world leader in 3D printing!


Stratasys is leading the global shift to additive manufacturing with innovative 3D printing solutions for industries such as aerospace, automotive, consumer products and healthcare. Through smart and connected 3D printers, polymer materials, a software ecosystem, and parts on demand, Stratasys solutions deliver competitive advantages at every stage in the product value chain. The world’s leading organizations turn to Stratasys to transform product design, bring agility to manufacturing and supply chains, and improve patient care.


The Stratasys Summer Internship Program is designed to give interns a holistic view of what Stratasys has to offer from a multitude of departments. Our 12-week paid program begins in May and goes through mid-August. During the program each intern is embedded in real time projects, which they contribute to or even lead depending on their experience level.  Our Campus team helps to educate, train, and grow our interns through Monthly activity such as 3D printing trainings, Lunch & Learn seminars, and Coffee Talks with department leaders.  We also try hosting offsite team building activities to promote networking among the group through volunteer events.


In this role: The Engineering Technician (Machinist) internship program is designed to prepare you for a full-time role within Stratasys. In this exceptional hands-on program, you will learn how a fast paced prototype shop operates, the dynamics of a professional engineering working environment, and the role a machinist plays in helping the engineering teams create their products. This program will also touch on many technical subjects from Manual/CNC machining to laser welding and sheet metal fabrication, in a non-production based environment. You'll be exposed  to the vast scope of Stratasys, where you’ll be able to complete at least one impactful project.


What you will be doing:

  • Assist model shop Manager/personnel in the fabrication and limited production of prototype parts used by the R&D engineering project teams.
  • Operation of CNC Mill, CNC Lathe, Manual Mill, and/or Manual Lathe.
  • Inspection of completed parts.
  • Maintenance of machinery equipment.
  • Keep a clean and organized work area.


Must have for this role: 

  • 2-year technical degree (ideally Machine Tool Technology program) or 2 years of working as a Machinist.
  • Mechanical and Technical capacity.
  • Ability to read drawings.
  • Comply with all safety requirements of a machine shop.
  • Some SolidWorks CAD knowledge required.
  • Ability to lift material weighing upwards of 40 lbs.


Nice to have:

  • 3D Printing experience highly desired
  • Preferred Major(s): Mechanical Design and Drafting, Mechanical Engineering, Machine Tool Technology


Travel Requirements: Rarely


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Additional Information:


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. All offers of employment with Stratasys, Inc are contingent upon the successful passing of a background check.


Stratasys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected Veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.   Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here

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