NPD Engineering Co-op - Fall 2024 (Cincinnati, OH)

Date: Mar 28, 2024

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 10101


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Surgical - Whatever the latest surgical breakthrough looks like, Teleflex is working to make it happen. From our MiniLap® Percutaneous Surgical System to Weck® Hem-o-lok® Polymer Locking Ligation System, and Weck EFx® Shield™ Fascial Closure System, our portfolio of products adds up to a powerful offering of solutions that helps improve patient outcomes. These innovative, minimally invasive surgery products are offered alongside time-tested and trusted Pilling® Surgical Instrument and Lightsource solutions to provide a comprehensive set of solutions to meet the challenges of an evolving healthcare environment. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Under the supervision of an employee of the product development team (R&D, QA/RA, or Operations), the Engineering Intern/Co-op assists the product development team in the researching, designing, testing, and validating engineering solutions appropriate to each project assigned and supports maintaining the Quality Management System. This is a full-time Co-op position for the FAll of 2024 to be based in Cincinnati, OH.

Principal Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily:

•    Develops design concepts for products, parts, and assemblies
•    Develops product documentation that supports high quality production
•    Delivers products and documentation that meets company procedures
•    Follows Quality Management Systems and assists with creation of records, to support QMS projects
•    Stays abreast of new and evolving technologies as assigned
•    Proposes process changes to improve quality, cost, and schedule
•    Develops project documentation including CAD data, reports, minutes, and presentations
•    Uses model shop and 3D printers to build prototypes and breadboards
•    Participates in project research and brainstorming teams
•    Objectively observes and understands user research inputs
•    May participate in usability tests and observational research
•    Performs experiments and testing supporting product development
•    Helps maintain the laboratory and other facilities

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in engineering
•    Prior experience within an engineering design and manufacturing environment preferred

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Good analytical and problem-solving skills 
•    Intermediate knowledge of SolidWorks 3D CAD
•    Basic knowledge in geometric tolerance analysis
•    Proficient in documentation, dimensioning and specification writing
•    Basic skills in model shop processes/equipment and manufacturing processes
•    Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office applications: (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)
•    Writes and prepares documents in a concise, logical, grammatically appropriate, and detailed format
•    Willingness to take direction from others and to accept constructive feedback
•    Excellent oral communication skills

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 877-880-8588 or

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati