Reporting to the Technical Affairs Director, the Technical Affairs Intern is responsible for supporting the objectives and goals of the Hydraulic Institute (HI). The intern assists with the development of standards and guidelines, supports the creation of educational products, and responds to technical issues as assigned by the Technical Affairs Director.
We are seeking a local (in state) candidate. No relocation expenses will be covered.
Review and edit standards and guidelines developed by technical committees as they progress from committee draft stage through publication, in accordance with the HI Policy and Procedures, Bylaws, and HI Style Guidelines.
Provide technical and administrative support relative to international standards development.
Support Technical Director in responding to technical inquiries and questions
Provide technical guidance and administrative support to other staff members as needed.
Support in development of technical articles.
Perform other duties, as assigned.
Working toward BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering or recent graduate with BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Computer expertise focused on MS Office Suite especially Excel.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills are required
Interpretation of statistics and ability to develop reports based on interpretation
A background in CAD, ProEngineer or Solid Edge is a plus but is not required
Coding experience (HTML) is a plus but is not required
Eager to respond to customer service and order inquiries in an enthusiastic fashion
Volunteer leadership experience (e.g. ASME student chapter) is a plus
Prior customer service or association experience helpful but not required
Experience in Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign is a plus but is not required
Internal Number: TAI2021
About Hydraulic Institute and Pump Systems Matter
The Hydraulic Institute (HI) is the largest association of pump industry manufacturers in North America. HI strives to be a value-adding resource to member companies and pump users worldwide. HI develops comprehensive pump standards, guidelines and guidebooks and serves as a forum for pump industry information and collaboration.
HI’s Mission: Advancing the pump manufacturing industry by becoming the world’s resource for pumping solutions by:
• Addressing Pump Systems
• Developing Standards
• Expanding Knowledge and Resources
• Educating the Marketplace
• Advocating for the Industry