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York, PA, US

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Co-Op - American Hydro Corporation

We are currently looking for a Engineering Co-Op who will work for about 4-5 months with the Mechanical Engineering team at American Hydro, located in York, PA.  Student must be currently enrolled in a degreed undergraduate program at a Regionally Accredited college or university with at least 2 years of schooling complete.  This isn't your typical co-op, and we aren't your typical team.  Learn about an exciting industry that has a rich history in the York area and be a part of a team who is looking to bring new ideas to improve an "old-school" energy source.

We are currently looking for a Mechanical Engineering Co-op Summer 2023 who will work for about 4 months with the Mechanical Engineering team at American Hydro, located in York, PA.

Ideal candidate will have experience and skills with:

  • The practice of Mechanical Engineering skills as needed to assist in project design development.  Must recognize limitation gaps in education/experience and consult freely with appropriate supervisor to efficiently complete assigned tasks while learning the job function
  • Performing data reduction and prepare tabular/graphical presentations
  • Ability to devolope proficiency in use of company design/analysis software and interpretations of the results
  • Communication skills in reporting writing and proposal development
  • Assisting in assembly of company' technical documents
  • Assisting field engineers/shop personnel to collect machine data, completing check sheets, and performing hardware inspections, index testing, etc.

Successful candidate must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship, and must be in the immediate York, PA area (or be able to relocate at their own expense).  American Hydro (A Wartsila Company) is an AAP/EOE Employer.  Find out more at  We welcome all applicants through our online application system.

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at