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Manufacturing Process Engineer Student
Brookings, South Dakota
Student Temporary

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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 full-time student. Preferred candidate should be available to work 15-20 hours per week during the academic year and at least 20 hours per week during the summer. 


  • Design machine process tooling and fixtures.
  • Help resolve and improve issues on machine and assembly line equipment.
  • Create and document manufacturing process standards.
  • Perform time studies.
  • Collect and Evaluate quality data.
  • Create and/or revise assembly packets.
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned and needed to meet customer and department expectations.




Academic Requirements –

  • The preferred candidate will be a full-time student currently enrolled in accredited Bachelor’s degree program in Mechanical Engineering Industrial Engineering or a related degree
  • The preferred candidate will be in their sophomore or junior year of school
  • Only strong academic performers will be considered
  • Must maintain an acceptable GPA
  • Unofficial transcripts or web transcripts must be submitted with application to be considered for this position.


Other Requirements –

  • Computer skills or the ability to learn MS Office Creo Auto Cad and Glovia ERP.
  • Ability to communicate from a technical and practical perspective.
  • Ability to successfully participate as a member of a team to work with minimum supervision ability to learn quickly and effectively exercise discretion and independent judgment.
  • Physical requirements include the ability to
    •  lift and carry up to 45 pounds
    • distinguish and identify wire colors
    • work with odors (soldercoating)
    • maintain handeye coordination
    • stand andor sit for the full shift.
  • Good oral and written communication skills, good organizational skills, self-motivation.

  • Background check may be conducted.

  • 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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