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Mechanical Engineering Intern


Latrobe, PA, US

REQ ID:  43130

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2 billion in revenues in fiscal 2022. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube. 

Summer Internship, Global Machining Technology (GMT)
Location: Latrobe, PA


Job Description:


Will work closely with GMT engineers and GMT Metal Cutting Lab technicians to:

  1. Support Aerospace Initiative Training demos to machine Aero Engine Inconel component and Titanium structural part including turning, drilling, indexable milling and solid carbide milling operations. Assist drafting training demo storyboards, demo video creation and editing, and creating technical training documentations. A good opportunity to deep understand 3-axis and 5-axis machine centers as well as mill-turn machine center. [50%]
  2. Involved in metal cutting tests (Turning, Milling, Holemaking) in design, conduction, and results analysis to evaluate tool performance, wear pattern/mechanism on different workpiece materials. [30%]
  3. Utilize high-speed camera for chip formation analysis and dynamometer for cutting force measurements. [20%]

Preferred Experience and Skills

  • Metal cutting background is preferred
  • Self-motivated
  • Team spirited.
  • Good communication skills

Kennametal Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. As such, it is the policy of Kennametal Inc. to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, veteran status, or other protected status, group, or characteristic under federal, state, and/or local law or regulation. It is Kennametal Inc.'s policy to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. 

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