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Engineering Internship Program (Mechanical & Electrical)

Date:  Sep 19, 2023

Peoria, IL, US, 61639

Req ID:  28157
Onsite or Remote:  Onsite Position

Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, forestry, forklift, and industrial machinery markets, maximizing value for customers through innovative solutions. With a diverse line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels, and a global service network, we tap into the power of data and technology to enhance safety and productivity while optimizing performance. Komatsu supports a myriad of markets, including housing, infrastructure, water, pipeline, minerals, automobile, aerospace, electronics and medical, through its many brands and subsidiaries, including TimberPro, Joy, P&H, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC, and Gigaphoton.

Job Overview

Komatsu’s Engineering Internship Program provides engineering students the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in a highly structured learning environment. This 12-week program will offer interns: training, mentorship, and exposure to multiple areas within the engineering group. 

Key Job Responsibilities

The Engineering Internship Program offers a variety of opportunities related to design, analysis, test, and systems engineering. As an intern, you will shadow and work with experienced engineers on real projects, gaining valuable work experience.


  • Education: Actively enrolled in an Engineering Program from a 4-year accredited college/university. Rising Juniors and Seniors preferred. 
  • Must be able to apply their academic background to real business world experiences.
  • Experience: Prior experience with work study programs, school or volunteer leadership roles, participated on teams or in clubs, professional organizations, etc. preferred.
  • Soft Skills: Must have Excellent written and verbal communications. Ability to multi-task, manage deadlines and easily adapt to new challenges and business working environment. Strong motivation to make contributions to Komatsu and strong motivation to drive results.
  • PC Skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Office specifically with Excel (Pivot Tables), Power Point (slide presentations) and other summary and analysis tools. Must demonstrate good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Travel: Some travel may be required.

Additional Information

Komatsu is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Peoria

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