Intern - Mechanical Drafter

Req ID: 37441

Why do so many people join MTS Systems Corporation and stay for a career? Because this is a place where you get to apply your creativity, work with smart people on fascinating projects, and make a positive impact on people’s lives. It is a place where you can learn, innovate and grow professionally.


Transforming what’s possible with cars, aircraft, bridges, wind turbines and space-age materials — this is work we dream about as kids. At MTS, it’s a rewarding career path for talented individuals who are willing to work hard, think hard, and commit to solving complex and critical challenges for our customers around the world, many of whom are leaders in their respective industries.


By joining MTS, you’ll have access to the latest tools and technologies, along with the support of colleagues who are passionate about their work. You’ll discover a dynamic culture of continuous improvement that extends to our people, one that offers numerous ways to expand your knowledge and advance your career.


Our business is thriving. Our future is exciting. Your potential is unlimited.


Drafting Internship

Take your drafting career to the next step with a 1 year internship at MTS! We have an internship position available that will allow you to work closely with other professionals in a true engineering/drafting environment.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide detailing support for various products and projects.
  • Work from sketches & marked up prints provided by senior designers or mechanical engineers.
  • Redraw legacy products/parts on SolidWorks CAD software
  • Detail work using SolidWorks CAD software



  • Candidate must have at least completed one year in a drafting/design 2 year program
  • Must graduate on or after May 2019
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 is desired
  • SolidWorks CAD software knowledge



Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


MTS Systems Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, marital status or veteran status.

MTS Systems
Full time
Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55343, US