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Applications Engineer Internship – Prince George, VA

The Applications Engineer is a versatile resource for our Specialists, Engineers, and Business Unit Directors providing engineering, technical, sales, and site support to company personnel and customers.

Essential Functions

  • Competently represent and practice VSP’s approach to fluid sealing product selection, capabilities, and engineered performance analysis
  • Compilation, extraction, analysis, and reporting of data relative to projects, products, and surveys
  • Provide technical support including torque calculations, material compatibility recommendations, and bolted flange connection integrity analysis
  • Write technical reports including root cause analysis (RCA) reports
  • Interact with customers regarding application issues and provide engineered design solutions
  • Provide support to VSP Specialists, Engineers, and Business Unit Directors
  • Develop, maintain, and support internal and customer-specific computer programs
  • Perform product/process analysis for cost reduction and improved efficiency opportunities
  • Perform and document internal and customer-driven research and product testing
  • Participate in new product development following the appropriate Quality-determined procedures
  • Actively review current manufacturing procedures to identify possible cost savings opportunities

Required Experience / Education

  • Pursuing Bachelor’s degree in engineering

Preferred Experience / Education

  • Experience in technical/applications support at industrial, transportation, or power generation facilities
  • Working knowledge of Six Sigma, Kaizen, and Lean Manufacturing techniques
  • Advanced certifications in the field
  • Active participation in relevant industry technical associations/committees
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