Design Technician Intern (1429)
at ITW Employee Network

Date Posted: 10/1/2019

Job Description

The Design Technician Intern for ITW Alpine North America will be involved in the structural design of wood trusses and software testing for new structural engineering functions.

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Core Responsibilities:

  • Structural design of wood trusses using IntelliVIEW software
  • Software testing for new structural engineering functions of IntelliVIEW program.


Job Requirements:

  • Rising Senior pursuing a Civil, Structural or Mechanical Engineering Degree.
  • Coursework in strength of materials and basic structural design; wood and/or cold formed steel design and the physical testing of materials preferred.
  • Proficiency with MS Word and Excel
  • Experience with any CAD software and/or experience with physical materials test lab procedures preferred.


Expected Intern Learning:

  • Basic proficiency in wood truss design.
  • Software testing procedures and methods of verifying structural engineering results.
  • Truss repair designs
  • Problem Solving techniques

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