Undergraduate Engineering or Science Internship - Los Alamos, NM (Associate in Engineering or Scienc

New Mexico, US
Hourly range for this position is $15.00 - $27.09. - this is a casual position
Feb 05, 2024
Posting live until
Apr 05, 2024
Nevada National Security Sites - Los Alamos
  • Work collaboratively with a diverse group of scientists, engineers, and technicians to develop innovative solutions to customer-driven R&D requirements.
  • Tasked with writing an internal report on your accomplishments and research activities to be turned in at the completion of each employment period.
  • Support a team working on a variety of diagnostic systems that may include visible imaging systems, radiography, IR imaging, IR radiometry and pyrometry, VISAR (Velocity Interferometer System for any Reflector), and PDV (Photonic Doppler Velocimetry) systems.
  • Completion of first year Bachelor’s degree in an engineering program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) for Mechanical or Electrical degrees.
  • or Completion of first year in a Calculus-based STEM bachelor’s degree in engineering; Physics preferred.
  • Must be actively enrolled in school.
  • Must have and maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. (upload of current transcripts required)
  • Desirable operating knowledge of a variety of laboratory instrumentation such as digitizing storage oscilloscopes, digital delay generators, high-bandwidth analog and digital fiber links, and other R&D laboratory instrumentation. 
  • A fundamental knowledge and understanding of computer engineering, computer systems, and computer programming may be utilized on various projects. 
  • Must have:
    • Planning/organizing skills and initiative
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • Basic knowledge of engineering equipment, software, systems, calculations, and applications of engineering methods.
    • Have self-motivating attitude and is open to exploring all areas of engineering.
    • Ability to follow directions, both written and verbal, and able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong computer skills are desired, including MS Office and computer programming.
  • The work location will be Los Alamos, New Mexico.
  • A pre-placement drug screen, is required. MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
  • Must have a valid driver's license.