United Technologies Corporation Product Support Engineering Intern 2019 in Winston Salem, North Carolina

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

At Collins Aerospace, our Interiors team is focused on innovation, safety and cost efficiency. But we don’t just get people from point A to point B. We’re committed to making air travel more comfortable, connected and secure. As a leader in aviation interior products and services, we’re helping airlines and original equipment manufacturers create a positive experience for their customers. With offices and manufacturing facilities in more than 12 states across the U.S. and more than 10 countries around the globe, we’re changing the game of aircraft interiors. Are you ready to join our team?

The Summer Intern Program is a ten week summer program that provides candidates with:

  • Practical experience on relevant aerospace and engineering projects while working with designated mentors

  • A competitive salary

  • Housing assistance (if applicable)

  • Access to state-of-the-art equipment

  • Possible future employment

Over the course of a summer session, students are encouraged to participate in social and networking activities, many of which are organized by the university relations department.

Intern role and responsibilities include:

  • Complete assigned project

  • Attend meetings related to project and department

  • Attend corporate events provided for interns

  • Prepare a final presentation for Senior Leadership

    Specific Details about this internship:

  • Apply basic engineering principles to perform routine design, fabrication, modification and evaluation of mechanical and electromechanical components of commercial aircraft seating systems.

  • Perform CAD drafting duties including modeling, detailed drawings, Bill of Materials creation, etc.

  • Conduct analysis or tests of routine degree of complexity pertaining to the development of new designs, methods, materials, or processes.

  • Perform other related duties as required.


  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

  • Completion of sophomore year

  • Enrollment in a degree program for the fall 2019 semester

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstration of effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to adapt to rapidly changing roles; comfortable working towards firm deadlines for completion of work; and have desire to rapidly develop skills.

  • Experience with a 3D modeling program. Experience with Unigraphic version NX5 or higher highly or Catia V5 is highly desired

  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Word, and Excel required.

  • Ability to function in a team environment with multi-disciplinary members

  • Previous internships, research or project experience in relevant field

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.