What Your Job Will Be Like
We are seeking a SIP R&D - Undergraduate Summer
On any given day, you may be called on to participate with staff in experiments that involve explosives engineering. Tasks may include the application of general engineering principles, helping with test setup and execution, and general site maintenance. Daily activities will be hands on and performed in the field.
Qualifications We Require
The successful candidate must meet the following Sandia Student Intern Requirements: Official acceptance into an accredited university's undergraduate program, full-time enrollment during the spring term immediately preceding the internship (typically 12 credit hours), a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2/4.0, and the ability to work up to 40 hours per week during the summer. U.S. citizenship.
Qualifications We Desire
- Course work or experience in chemistry, physics, and/or mechanical, materials or explosive engineering or similar field
- One semester experience, or equivalent, of work in a hands-on laboratory, facility or field test environment
- Hands-on mechanical aptitude with simple hand tools