Hayward Industries

Intern - Electronics & Electrical Engineering

Job Locations US-RI-N. Kingstown
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/5/2018 10:02 AM)
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Hayward Pool Products, a division of Hayward Industries, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of residential swimming pool equipment in the world, with a significant presence in the commercial pool market that is continuously growing. Headquartered in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Hayward designs, manufactures and markets a full line of residential and commercial pool and spa equipment including pumps, filters, heating, cleaners, salt chlorinators, automation, lighting, safety, flow control and energy solutions. For over 80-years, Hayward has been enhancing pool ownership by manufacturing cutting edge, advanced pool and spa equipment.  Hayward listens to our customers’ needs and makes sure they are implemented during the design and manufacturing process.  The goal is to become the preferred brand of choice with every residential and commercial swimming pool and spa.

Internship Description:

The Electronics and Electrical Engineering Intern will be responsible for supporting the design, development, modification and implementation of analog, digital and power circuits, and for the documentation required for a product to be released to production. These products are used for the residential swimming pool marketplace.









  • Perform circuit analysis using Pspice and other tools and verify the simulation by testing the actual circuits in a laboratory environment.
  • Perform lab “hands on” testing and collect measurements, analyze the data in detail to determine the product performance and reliability using various instruments. This could include environmental testing, EMC testing, or ESD testing.
  • Create and update critical documentation for existing and new products such as specifications, drawings, schematics, flow charts, block diagrams
  • Participate in product design reviews – schematic and PCB layout reviews
  • Build prototype circuits and test and analyze results
  • Verify tolerances and specifications for both new parts and new sources for existing parts such as power devices, capacitors, diodes, transformers, filtering devices etc.
  • Verify and check BOMs against build files.  Modify as needed.
  • Provide support to manufacturing for released products that may need engineering changes.





Pursuing bachelor’s degree in one of the following disciplines:
  • Electrical Engineering with a computer science concentration
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering


Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with or ability to learn:


    • HTML
    • JavaScript or other Client Side Scripting Language
    • Java
    • Some familiarity with web authoring software
    • Demonstrated experience with C or C++ programming


Required Skills:

    • Familiarity with MS Office programs especially Word, Excel, Visio, Project and Power Point.
    • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing
    • Must have transportation to and from the internship (North Kingstown, RI).


Goals and Learning Experiences:


Throughout this internship, the candidate will be immersed within a professional electronics / power electronics design and development organization. Over time he / she will experience every phase of the design cycle from design to prototyping to verification to release for high volume production. The student’s responsibilities shall increase as he/she progresses through college curriculum. This will include but is not limited to:

  • Exposure to making electrical measurements using various meters, oscilloscopes, and spectrum analyzers.
  • Learn and use engineering problem solving techniques that are standard in the electronics industry.

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