Work in Iowa Manufacturing Jobs

Job Information

Crystal Group Mechanical Engineering Intern in Hiawatha, Iowa

Job Description:


This position is responsible for the design, development, verification, and testing of assigned engineering products, as directed, under instruction. This purpose of this position is to expose the candidate to a vast array of technical content during the period of instruction while providing value-added work in support of the Engineering department.


  • Develops a fundamental knowledge of the latest mechanical design tools for efficient conversion of technical requirements into schematic diagrams, component drawings, and/or assembly drawings.

  • Assists in product design, development, and production. Ensures designs are producible and error free.

  • Provides technical assistance for the Pilot Line build and testing of new products and systems.

  • Assists the Technical Directors with discrete component selection to meet system requirements.

  • Assists with testing component compatibility to ensure proper system operation.

  • Assists with research and troubleshooting efforts, as required, to investigate and resolve component incompatibility issues.

  • Assists with performance of in-house environmental (e.g., thermal and electromagnetic) compliance testing.

  • Complies with safety, quality, and ESD guidelines.


Adaptability/Flexibility – Customer Focus – Dependability – Job Knowledge – Creativity/Innovation – Problem Solving/Analysis – Productivity – Quality – Results Focus – Teamwork


Education: Enrolled in an accredited engineering program.

Experience: Practical knowledge of machines, mechanisms, and physics.

Physical: This is mainly a desk position. The person performing this work must be able to sit, stand and bend at various times while lifting and reviewing the computer hardware items. Ability to inspect products and effectively use the computer on a daily basis is needed.

Miscellaneous: Ability to use various software programs related to engineering theory (AutoDesk Inventor, Altium Designer, AutoCAD) preferred.

Must be able to demonstrate experience in multitasking to meet several simultaneous project milestones up to and including completion of several projects. Works well both independently and in a team environment and is willing to change priorities as needed.

EEO/AAP Females, Minorities, Vets and Disabled are encouraged to apply.


EEO IS THE LAW (Spanish)

Crystal Group Inc., is uniquely comprised of three business strengths rolled into a single entity. We are a rugged server manufacturer, a systems integrator, and a custom design and manufacturing services provider.

Hiring top-quality employees who are trusted and empowered to succeed has enabled Crystal Group to become one of the fastest-growing employee-owned companies in America.

Headquartered in Hiawatha, Iowa, Crystal Group is small business with a worldwide reach. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits for all our positions.