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JR Automation

Mechanical Engineering Intern

May - August 2019 • Holland, MI

What I liked

I liked the interaction with other employees. It was nice to have the real world experience.

What I wish was different

A little more guidance on the daily work

Advice

Don't be afraid to ask questions
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Mechanical Design Engineer

January 2018 - August 2019 • Nashville, TN

What I liked

Excellent work environment with constant mental stimulation. Exciting work, great atmosphere, and constant exposure to mechanical design components.

What I wish was different

I wish there had been more people my age at the company

Advice

Take on as much work as you can handle - you'll learn a lot just from being exposed to an engineering atmosphere.
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Controls Engineering Intern

June - August 2018 • Holland, MI

What I liked

The team I worked with was encouraging and engaging with me. They taught me all sorts of different things while never setting me up to fail. The work was very interesting and rewarding.

What I wish was different

I wish I had gotten a little more experience in other aspects of the company.

Advice

Be prepared to work hard. The company will treat you like a full employee and not just an intern.
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Mechanical Engineering Intern

June - August 2018 • Holland, MI

What I liked

There was plenty of work for me to do. And everyone was very friendly. The training was good and everyone was happy to answer questions and help me learn

What I wish was different

More diverse work would have been nice- just about everything I did was cad related

Advice

Dont be afraid to get to know people a d the little town. Theres a lot more to do than you would think
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Welding Engineering Intern

April 2018 • Holland, MI

What I liked

The opportunity to learn in a real world setting.

What I wish was different

Wish I could spend more time working there.

Advice

Take every chance you can to get out in the real world and see what your position could look like.
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