9 days old

Intern - Active Ceramics Value Stream - R&D Undergraduate Co-op

Albuquerque, New Mexico


What Your Job Will Be Like:





We are seeking an Intern Co-op – R&D Undergraduate to join our dynamic team! An undergraduate co-op position exists within Active Ceramics to support component production and product development. The co-op will run from approximately January 2023 to August 2023. Candidates must have the ability to learn quickly and handle multiple work assignments. Demonstrated organizational and communications skills are important for success in this position.



On any given day, you may be called on to:





+ Conduct R&D activities, individually and in teams



+ Support production and characterization of ceramic materials and components



+ Complete a project to advance R&D activities or improve production operations.



+ Learn ceramic processing and materials characterization methods.







COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate:



Sandia demonstrates its commitment to public safety in the national interest by requiring that all new hires be fully vaccinated or have an approved medical or religious accommodation before commencing employment. The requirement also applies to those who are telecommuting and working virtually.



Any concerns about the ability to meet this requirement should be directed to HR Solutions at (505) 284-4700.



Posting Duration:



This posting will be open for application submissions for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days, including the ‘posting date’. Sandia reserves the right to extend the posting date at any time.



Qualifications We Require:



You bring the confidence and skills to be eligible for the job by meeting these minimum requirements:





+ Undergraduate student at an accredited university



+ Enrolled full time in the term immediately preceding the internship



+ Pursuing a science, engineering, or math major



+ Registration with the university's co-op office



+ Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0



+ Ability to work up to 40 hours per week



+ U.S. citizenship





Qualifications We Desire:





+ Enrollment in a university and working towards an Engineering or Science degree with demonstrated high academic achievement



+ Excellent organizational, communication and teaming skills



+ Strong desire to perform national security development work with a production focus



+ Experience with ceramic materials and processing



+ Experience working in a production environment



+ Motivated to learn new processes and technologies



+ Ability to learn quickly and handle multiple work assignments



+ Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) Q- level security clearance





About Our Team:



The Active Ceramics Value Stream at Sandia National Laboratories provides active ceramic elements for the Nuclear Weapons Enterprise with demonstrated value, performance, and confidence that meet customer delivery schedules. Also, the department provides a broad range of options for fabricating and machining ceramic components. Our capabilities range from chemical synthesis of powders, powder processing, billet formation and machining, component assembly, fabrication and testing. We strive to achieve agility and value-added processes through the continuous utilization of Lean/Six Sigma methodology.



About Sandia:



Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:





+ Challenging work with amazing impact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide



+ Extraordinary co-workers



+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world



+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities



+ Flexible work arrangements for many positions include 9/80 (work 80 hours every two weeks, with every other Friday off) and 4/10 (work 4 ten-hour days each week) compressed workweeks, part-time work, and telecommuting (a mix of onsite work and working from home)



+ Generous vacations, strong medical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*





World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers. Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov*These benefits vary by job classification.



Security Clearance:



Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.



Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.



EEO:



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.



Job ID: 684007

Categories

Industry

  • Engineering
Posted: 2022-06-22 Expires: 2022-07-22

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Intern - Active Ceramics Value Stream - R&D Undergraduate Co-op

Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast