10 Companies Hiring Engineering Interns

Seeking interns to design, develop and innovate

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Summer's a-coming and engineering students know that nailing down a summer internship is a necessity in their field. But whether you're into developing buildings, space shuttles or software, AOL Jobs has you covered with a curation of companies that are searching for candidates to do these exact things.

If this is your first time navigating the world of intern politics, heed the advice of Karen Purcell, president of electrical engineering firm PK Electrical: "You probably won't be offered the first internship you apply for so cast a wide net. You may even find that you get to pick your preferred placement if you've lined up plenty of options."

So pick your favorites from the list below and start applying today! (If business and sales are more your jam, check out our list of internship opportunities in those industries.)

1. Schneider Electric

What
Production At A Schneider Electric SA Factory
Getty ImagesA Schneider Electric plant employee places a contactor onto a rack on the production line.
it does: Schneider Electric is an electrical equipment company based in France with operations worldwide. It specializes in electricity distribution and automation and energy management. It recently partnered with Microsoft to develop cloud-based software to run on Microsoft's Windows Azure cloud platform.

Seeking interns for: Technical and applied engineering, mechanical engineering, industrial and manufacturing engineering and other

Compensation: Unspecified

Where: Nationwide

Apply today


2. Alcoa

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EARNS ALCOA
APAn Alcoa operations employee inspects finished rolls of aluminum as they come off the last stage of the production line.
it does: Alcoa derives its name from Aluminum Company of America. It is the world's third largest producer of aluminum and operates in 31 countries. The company services many industries, including automotive and aerospace transportation, building and construction, consumer electronics and packaging, defense applications across air, land and sea, and the oil and gas industry. It is headquartered in New York City.

Seeking interns for: Environmental, quality, product and manufacturing engineering and others

Compensation: Paid

Where: Nationwide

Apply today


3. Northrop Grumman

What
Navy Unmanned Aircraft
APNorthrop Grumman test pilots and flight deck crew at the the launch of the Navy X-47B drone.
it does: Northrop Grumman is a global aerospace and defense technology company based in West Falls Church, Va. The Fortune 500 company is the sixth-largest defense contractor in the world. Among its products are aircraft carriers, military aircraft and vessels, satellites and military defense systems.

Seeking interns for: Product and mechanical engineering, industrial design, laser support and other

Compensation: Paid

Where: California, Illinois, Florida, Virginia and others

Apply today


4. RS&H

What
RS&H/FacebookRS&H Vice President David Full and Senior Project Manager Dennis Iskra pose with Peanuts character Snoopy at a groundbreaking ceremony.
it does: RS&H is a privately owned architecture, engineering and consulting company with headquarters in Jacksonville, Fla. It works with clients on facility and infrastructure projects for land, air and space.

Seeking interns for: Mechanical and civil engineering, design build operations and others

Compensation: Unspecified

Where: Florida, Illinois, North Carolina and Virginia

Apply today


5. Teledyne Technologies

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Exhibit Hall Views Of The AUVSI Drone Conference
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it does: Teledyne Technologies is an industrial conglomerate that operates in many sectors, offering products that include aerospace and defense electronics, digital imaging products and software and monitoring instrumentation for marine and environmental applications. The publicly owned industrial giant is a parent to almost 100 smaller companies and is based in Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Seeking interns for: Test, systems, software and mechanical engineering and more

Compensation: Unspecified

Where: California

Apply today


6. Trinity Industries

What
Trinity Industries, Inc./FacebookTrinity employees pose with Dallas Mavericks mascot Champ at a holiday party.
it does: Trinity Industries is a conglomerate of businesses that provide services to the industrial, energy, transportation and construction sectors. The industrial company is segmented into five principal business groups: the Rail Group, the Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group, the Inland Barge Group, the Construction Products Group and the Energy Equipment Group. Its headquarters are in Dallas, Texas.

Seeking interns for: Weld engineering, production operations, industrial engineering and others

Compensation: Paid

Where: Texas, Illinois, Louisiana and California

Apply today


7. Ducommun Incorporated

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Ducommun Metals and Supply Corporation Building
Wikipedia CommonsFormer Ducommun building in South Los Angeles.
it does: Ducommun Incorporated is an engineering and manufacturing company and provides services primarily in the aerospace, defense, industrial, energy, and medical sectors. Its best known clients are Boeing, Apache, Chinook, and Blackhawk helicopters, and the Space Shuttle. Ducommun is the oldest company in California and is headquartered in the city of Carson.

Seeking interns for: Process, mechanical and manufacturing engineering and other

Compensation: Unspecified

Where: Arkansas, California and Oklahoma

Apply today


8. Flextronics

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Tour Of Google And Motorola's New Flextronics' Factory
Getty ImagesAn employee assembles Motorola Solutions Inc. Moto X smartphones at a Flextronics factory.
it does: Flextronics offers supply chain services, including manufacturing, distribution and aftermarket services, to original equipment manufacturers. The Fortune 500 company has manufacturing operations in over 30 countries and is the second largest company of its kind globally. It is based in Singapore and operates out of Silicon Valley.

Seeking interns for: Mechanical and electrical engineering and others

Compensation: Paid

Where: California, Michigan, Texas and Massachusetts

Apply today


9. Mathworks

What
Mathworks/FacebookThe Mathworks cafeteria.
it does: Mathworks is a mathematical computing software company based in Natick, Mass. Its best known products are MATLAB and Simulink. These and other Mathworks-developed tools are used by the government, at universities and various industries. Mathworks appeared on Business Insider's list of best tech companies to work for.

Seeking interns for: Algorithm and architecture software engineering and others

Compensation: Paid

Where: Michigan, Massachusetts and Alabama

Apply today


10. Moody's Corporation

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it does: Moody's is a credit rating agency, the holding company for Moody's Investors Service and a financial analysis software and services provider. The public company operates worldwide and is based in New York City. Its closest competitors are Standard & Poor's and Fitch Ratings.

Seeking interns for: Software and financial engineering and others

Compensation: Unspecified

Where: California and New York

Apply today

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you have to be a moron to hire "interns"-that is a 100% certain lawsuit in years to come

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