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Intern, Engineering - FEA

Date: Jan 14, 2023

Location: Champaign, IL, US

Company: AGCO

Who We Are Looking For

AGCO Grain and Protein is looking for highly talented FEA engineering intern for our Champaign, Illinois location or working remotely for the Spring 2023 semester and beyond. This is a paid, part-time internship during the Spring 2023 semester (10-20 hours per week) and could be a paid, part-time or full-time internship during the Summer semester (20-40 hours per week).


What You Will Do

Support engineering functions, performed by the engineers on staff. These activities may include:

  • Provide FEA support through build of state of art FEA models to the finest details
  • Interface with cross functional teams and conduct accurate FEA analysis, both at component and system levels
  • Utilize model prediction to evaluate design options, and provide inputs for design improvement and optimization
  • Get involved in test plans for validations of models/product performance


What You Will Bring

  • Bachelor’s degree and enrolled in MS/PhD in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering with background in structural mechanics.
  • Some experience in FEA software e.g. ANSYS, Abaqus (preferred).
  • Experience with CAD Software.
  • Skills in handling complex 3-D geometry, mesh generation, and post-processing
  • Ability to learn new application areas and capable of modeling complex geometry & physics with minimal guidance
  • Excellent English written & verbal communication skills


A Plus If You Have

  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work independently in a fast paced environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point


Additional Details:

  • Based on performance, this internship can continue across several semesters (i.e. full time in the summer, part time during the academic school year).


What We Offer

GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!

ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We’re committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.

POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people around the world who share your enthusiasm.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOU – Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more…


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.

AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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