Mechanical Engineer Intern

Position: Mechanical Engineer Intern
Location: Gallatin, TN
Brand: ESG (Engineered Systems Group)

Segment: Finishing/Dispensing/Filtration

Operating in over 24 states from North Dakota to Texas and South Carolina, OTC's Finishing, Dispensing, and Filtration (FDF) Group is North America's most trusted resource for liquid and powder finishing and dispensing application equipment and service, and a leading supplier of materials used in customer applications such as filtration products. Our mission is to help our customers improve their applications and business by selecting, designing, and optimizing their equipment and applications. The FDF Group is the key partner to some of the most recognized manufacturers of Finishing & Filtration products in the industry.

The capabilities of the Finishing, Dispensing, and Filtration Group go well beyond just a supplier of product. Our seasoned team includes technical sales engineers, design and installation engineers, best in class service and repair technicians, inside sales and customers service representatives, product managers and fabrication experts such as machinists, electricians, and welders. The FDF Engineered Systems Group, a team of nearly 30, has unmatched industry expertise and has designed and installed custom finishing systems for some of the largest industrial manufacturers in the world.

We are continually growing, and our business is built around the talented associates we put in each position. We strive to provide our associates with every opportunity for personal, professional and financial growth by offering an excellent team environment, strong core values and outstanding associate benefits.

The FDF Group is made up of (6) long established businesses spread throughout The Midwest and Southeastern regions.

OTC Industrial Technologies is looking for an enthusiastic Mechanical Engineer Intern to join our summer of 2024 internship program.

This internship will support our Engineering Team in projects such as:

• Provide Technical and administrative support to the Engineering Group

• Read mechanical & Electrical Blueprints and be able to troubleshoot equipment, in both mechanical &

electrical systems

• Review/create bill of materials & scope of work documentation

• Review product specifications and create internal equipment standards

• Ability to revise electrical schematics in AutoCAD & Solid Works CAD software

• Assist in design, fabrication, and installation of compressor systems, fixtures, tooling, etc.

• Ability to create detailed technical reports for internal and/or customer use

• Assist in the development of Solidworks PDM database and Solidworks Toolbox

• Assist in the development of organizational standards and documentation


• Familiarity with 2D and 3D CAD Systems such as AutoCAD, Inventor, and Solidworks

• Strong Computer Skills, including proficiency in MS Office applications

• Well Developed problem solving & communication

• Excellent written and interpersonal skills

• Comfortability in sharing thoughts, ideas, and questions

How will this internship contribute to the development of his/her knowledge, skills & abilities?

• Work in cross functional teams, i.e. electrical and application engineers to learn collaborative design across multiple disciplines.

• Due to the expectation that many of the requested tasks will be learning experiences in the areas of automatic controls design, industrial automation, systems and project engineering. All work will be completed under the supervision of experienced team members who will provide appropriate instruction.

• Degree Concentrations applicable to the Industrial Segment: Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing related concentrations.

Our Offer to You:

• A quality internship experience with impactful assignments & projects

• A brand name that is identified across the country as a leading industrial distributor

• A competitive hourly wage for the summer (Late May to Early August)

• Professional development & growth working for a technology company that provides expert solutions for a wide range industries.

At OTC Industrial Technologies, we believe that our employees are our greatest strength. Through investment in our people and growth from within, we believe in providing you with a wide variety of opportunities to accelerate your career potential as you help us drive change to move our business forward.

For over 60 years, employing and developing the best-in-class talent has been at the forefront of our success. By coupling our teams' hands-on experience with a wide range of products from top vendors, we provide customers with the best quality products and technical application expertise and services at the lowest possible costs.

Working with OTC Industrial Technologies is perfect for purpose driven individuals who are motivated to be part of an exciting transformational company.