2023 Spring Undergraduate Intern/Co-op - Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering

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2023 Spring Undergraduate Intern/Co-op - Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering

Irvine, CA
  • Responsibilities

    Spectra-Physics, Ophir, Newport, and Photon Control are brands within the MKS Instruments Photonics Solutions Division. We provide a full range of solutions including lasers for precision industrial and scientific research applications, laser and LED measurement, beam profiling, precision motion control, optical tables and vibration isolation systems, photonics instruments, opto-mechanical components, fiber-optic sensors, and optical elements. MKS Photonics solutions enhance our customers’ capabilities and productivity in the semiconductor, industrial technologies, life and health sciences, research and defense markets.

    Are you naturally curious? So are we at MKS. Our collective curiosity drives us to be an innovation leader in many industries. Our products drive technology advancements across a wide range of applications such as 5G, augmented/virtual reality, autonomous vehicles, clean drinking water and space exploration. We are a team of collaborators who value fresh thinking and believe in mutual respect, constructive candor, diversity, and inclusion. As a valued and trusted partner to our customers, we are continually pushing the boundaries of possibility. We believe in creating technology that transforms our world and are looking for like-minded individuals to join our team. If this is appealing to you, we want to meet you.

    Undergraduate Intern / Co-op Program Overview

    • 3 months to 1 year intern / co-op within a functional area of MKS Instruments that provides students a comprehensive and engaging experience from before your program starts to after the program ends.

    • Meaningful work and project assignments

    • Networking opportunities with peers and executives

    • Exposure to different divisions of the business

    • Understanding of MKS Instruments’ commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

    We are looking for an exceptional MANUFACTURING/INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING INTERN who can

    • Work with Manufacturing Engineering staff to provide technician level support to ISB Assembly business in a design, engineering, manufacturing, and reliability environment.

    • Incumbent will assist Manufacturing Engineers in support of existing products and assist in making improvements under the direction of other senior engineers

    • Incumbent will assist Manufacturing Engineers in support of NPI new programs on manufacturing processes, metrologies and test stations development and documentations.

    • Use programs to collect and evaluate data to conduct on-line adjustments and/or optimization to products and stations.

    • Willing to learn new things through daily tasks. For example, SAP, with good failure analysis and English skills to create RMAs reports to customers.

    What will you bring to the team, along with your curiosity is:

    • Enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program for Engineering (Physics, Optics, Optical Engineering, Electronic Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, EE, Machinal Engineering)

    • Working knowledge or understanding of electronics and semiconductor devices, including lasers and geometry Optics.

    • Familiarity with engineering laboratory instruments, such as Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, Function Generators, Network Analyzers

    • Ability to work on tasks effectively, independently with minimal supervision and in a team environment

    • The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and experience problem solving through engineering methods and techniques

    • Qualified candidates should be US Persons

    Globally, our policy is to recruit individuals from wide and diverse backgrounds. However, certain positions require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants for these positions may need to be “U.S. persons.” “U.S. persons” are generally defined as U.S. citizens, noncitizen nationals, lawful permanent residents (or, green card holders), individuals granted asylum, and individuals admitted as refugees.

    MKS Instruments, Inc. and its affiliates and subsidiaries (“MKS”) is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer: diverse candidates are encouraged to apply. We win as a team and are committed to recruiting and hiring qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions), religion, age, ancestry, physical or mental disability or handicap, marital status, membership in the uniformed services, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other category protected by applicable law. Hiring decisions are based on merit, qualifications and business needs. We conduct background checks and drug screens, in accordance with applicable law and company policies.

  • Industry
  • About Us

    MKS has a long history of leveraging their collective curiosity to understand and develop solutions that are at the core of many key technological innovations. These innovations have driven accelerated roadmaps for Semiconductor, Industrial, Life and Health Sciences, Research and Defense markets.