Additive Manufacturing Co-op

Full Time Internship 8 weeks ago
Mckinney, Texas


At Emerson, they are passionate about what they do. By fusing decades of technology and engineering expertise, Emerson continues to solve some of the world’s most complex challenges with innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. They recruit the greatest talent and apply the best technologies to benefit their customers worldwide.

Automation Solutions is a leader in helping process and discrete manufacturers automate and optimize production processes through our best-in-class technologies and industry expertise. Commercial & Residential Solutions develops technologies and services that improve human comfort, safeguard food, protect the environment, enable sustainable food waste disposal, and support efficient construction and maintenance of buildings and municipal infrastructure.

Emerson has a wide range of industry knowledge, manufacturing expertise, and technological innovation around the world. Join their next generation of leaders today.


As an Additive Manufacturing (AM) Co-op in McKinney, TX, you will provide technical input to the design and production of metal additive manufactured parts. You will work in a team environment applying your knowledge of engineering principles and the physical sciences to develop new designs, improve old designs, and make parts via additive manufacturing.

As an Additive Manufacturing Co-op you will

  • Design parts to be made via additive manufacturing on a laser powder bed fusion (LPBF) machine
  • Run parts on a LPBF machine.
  • Verify additive manufacturing material properties via a tensile tester.
  • Heat treat additive manufacturing parts using a heat treatment furnace.
  • Document additive manufacturing designs and builds, results, problems encountered, and the solutions developed.
  • Participate with new product development, cost reduction, and product modification teams in designing and making AM parts.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • Junior-level status, or above, working toward a bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
  • High Mechanical aptitude.
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and written.
  • Commitment to full-time (40 hour) Spring/Summer Co-op experience in McKinney, TX from Aug 2023 through Dec 2023.
  • Relocation and housing will not be provided for this position


  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Material Engineering, Material Engineering Technology or Engineering Science preferred.
  • Prior experience working at Emerson.
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