Mechanical Engineering/Physics - Intern Level II

internship - full time,

Slac National Accelerator Laboratory
Menlo Park, CA
Closed
Posted 77 Days ago
Slac National Accelerator Laboratory
Menlo Park, CA
internship - full time,
Posted 77 Days ago
Closed

Description

Mechanical Engineering/Physics - Intern [Level II] SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory 21 reviews - Menlo Park, CA SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory 21 reviews Read what people are saying about working here. Internship SLAC National Accelerator Laboratorys Fundamental Physics Directorate has a temporary employment opportunity available for students currently enrolled in an educational program or recently graduated and who is interested in engineering, physics disciplines and gain work experience. This position reports to the High-Energy Density Science (HEDS) Department Manager. Your specific responsibilities include: * Support the design and development of a cryogenic liquid trap for laser science experiments. * Create basic mechanical designs from written and verbal input. * Coordinate with machine shops to facilitate design documentation and provide written and verbal reports as necessary. * Under direct supervision reviews designs for accuracy and adherence to engineering criteria/specifications * Assist the scientific and engineering staff with related projects. * Other duties may also be assigned. Opportunities and Benefits: * Great resume builder for someone seeking sustainability, leadership, and implementation experience. * Opportunity to become more closely connected to the Stanford/SLAC scientific community, as the intern will be working with both students and staff from many different disciplines. * Opportunity to learn about electrical engineering (power discipline), and the working environment of a Federal facility. * Opportunity to work under electrical engineers to design electrical power distribution systems for complex labs and commercial/industrial type buildings. Note: This is an hourly, non-benefits eligible temporary-nonexempt, summer internship position (work at 50% full-time equivalent or more), not to exceed 980 hours in six consecutive months. Eligible applicants must be at least 18 years of age and currently enrolled in an educational program or recently graduated and have US work authorization. All accepted candidates must have or be able to timely acquire US work authorization. A minimum commitment requested is 8 weeks. To be successful in this position: * Must enrolled in an educational program or recently graduate with a degree mechanical engineering, physics or related field and completed at least 2 years of advanced level course work. * Demonstrated understanding of experimental research principles and techniques. * Hands on experience with CAD software. * Excellent written and verbal communication skills. * Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment * Organizational skills and ability to multi-task and complete assignments. SLAC employee competencies: * Effective Decisions: Uses job knowledge and solid judgment to make quality decisions in a timely manner. * Self-Development: Pursues a variety of venues and opportunities to continue learning and developing. * Dependability: Can be counted on to deliver results with a sense of personal responsibility for expected outcomes. * Initiative: Pursues work and interactions proactively with optimism, positive energy, and motivation to move things forward. * Adaptability: Flexes as needed when change occurs, maintains an open outlook while adjusting and accommodating changes. * Communication: Ensures effective information flow to various audiences and creates and delivers clear, appropriate written, spoken, presented messages. * Relationships: Builds relationships to foster trust, collaboration, and a positive climate to achieve common goals. Physical requirements and Working conditions: * Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job. Work standards: * Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations. * Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for environment, safety and security; communicates related concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned. Meets the applicable roles and responsibilities as described in the ESH Manual, Chapter 1General Policy and Responsibilities: http://www-group.slac.stanford.edu/esh/eshmanual/pdfs/ESHch01.pdf * Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory - 12 hours ago - save job - report job - original job Apply Now Apply On Company Site Save this job

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