Mechanical Engineer Intern – LowFlow

Flow-Safe, Inc.

Houston, TX

Mechanical Engineer Internship 



Dresser Utility Solutions is seeking a Mechanical Engineering Intern responsible for developing and testing machinery and equipment under the direction of senior engineers.



  • Reviews project instructions and blueprints to determine test specifications, procedures, objectives, test equipment, nature of technical problems, and possible solutions such as part redesign, substitution of material or parts, or rearrangement of parts or subassemblies.
  • Drafts detail drawings or sketches for drafting room completion or to request parts fabrication by machine, sheet metal, electrical, or wood shops.
  • Devises, fabricates, and assembles new or modified mechanical, electrical, or electromechanical components or assemblies for products such as industrial equipment and machinery, power equipment, servo systems, machine tools, and measuring instruments.
  • Sets up and conducts tests of complete units and components under operational conditions to investigate design proposals for improving equipment performance or other factors, or to obtain data for development, standardization, and quality control.
  • Analyzes indicated and calculated test results in relation to design or rated specifications and test objectives and modifies or adjusts equipment to meet specifications.
  • Records test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data, and recommendations for changes in product or test method.
  • May, on occasion, be required to perform other duties as necessary to ensure efficient plant operations.



  • Must be a currently enrolled student majoring in Mechanical Engineering and having completed at least the freshman year.
  • Minimum GPA requirement of 3.2.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in written form.
  • Will be interacting with production, maintenance, vendors, contractors, management, and engineering.
  • Occasionally involved in presentations and providing training for plant personnel.
  • Must have good problem solving skills both from a troubleshooting and project planning standpoint.



Mechanical Engineering.