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Electrical Design Summer Intern
Brookings, South Dakota
Summer Intern

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Every day, in nearly 100 countries around the world, millions of people depend on Daktronics scoring and display systems for information and entertainment. Our displays provide vital travel information in airports and train stations and along highways. They advertise the price of gas, store specials, and more as you make your daily commute. They also enhance spectators’ experiences at sporting events of all kinds, from Little League to the major leagues.


Position located in Brookings, South Dakota. Candidates must be enrolled and registered as a fulltime student. Work as a summer intern - Mid-May 2018 to Mid-August 2018.
  • Designing and documenting projects and products, developing concepts and ideas for designs and producing drawings and documents on Auto-CAD and/or Creo.
  • Support the development of components and products.
  • Be innovative developing solutions to customers’ needs of manufacturing improvements.
  • Work effectively as a team member, work with little supervision, help when and where needed, make and implement suggestions for product and process improvement, communicate effectively with sales, customers and team members.
  • Consistently complete quality work in a timely manner.
  • Become knowledgeable of company policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned and need to meet customer expectations.


Academic Requirements –

  • Preferred applicants will be full-time students of at least junior status currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor's degree program in Electronics Technology, Computer Engineering Technology or Electronics Engineering Technology.
  • Able to take a semester off from school to complete the internship, if applicable.
  • Must be able to commit to 40 hours per week.
  • Work through the Cooperative Education Internship Program with accredited university and Faculty Coordinator to arrange for credit while participating in this 7-month internship.
  • Required GPA of 3.0 or greater.
  • Unofficial transcripts or web transcripts must be submitted with application to be considered for this internship.

Other Requirements –

  • Dedication and desire for quality performance.
  • Ability to communicate well with others via written and verbal communication skills.
  • Planning, organizational, and problem solving skills.
  • Physical requirements include the ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
  • Good oral and written communication skills, good organizational skills, self-motivation.
  • Background check may be conducted.
  • Ability to travel by air and ground. Valid driver's license and good driving record. Motor vehicle records will be checked.
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal.
  • Daktronics does not sponsor, renew, or extend immigration visas for this position.

Daktronics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or citizenship status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.

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