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Intern - Mission Support Communications Business Undergrad Year Round
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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


We are seeking an Intern Year Round \- Business Undergrad

This intern will be assigned to the Environment, Safety & Health \(ES&H\) Department to provide dedicated services and to augment support to programs across multiple different departments within the ES&H Center\. The intern will assist with and learn to plan, prepare, and maintain program\-specific communications plans and communications for targeted internal and external audiences including partners, sponsors, and customers, to enhance the program’s effectiveness, impact, and reputation in support of the ES&H customer\. This position will include the assistance and mentorship of a Program Communications Specialist and Functional/Matrix Managers\.

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

+ Assist in developing program\-specific communications for internal audiences to enhance effectiveness, impact, and reputation
+ Assist in executing the Environment, Safety & Health communication plan to ensure objectives are tracked and met
+ Write, edit or rewrite communications to increase awareness of key ES&H concepts and programs as assigned
+ Contribute to the development of graphics and videos to enhance messaging and outreach initiatives
+ Coordinate the development of survey tools that will inform communications projects
+ Help with development of online tools to increase employee engagement, specifically the LiveSafe campaign
+ Research other internal and external ES&H awareness campaigns to determine best practices
+ Coordinate the review and processing of ES&H trainings and exceptions


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

+ Currently attending and enrolled full time in an accredited undergraduate program
+ Minimum cumulative GPA of 3\.0/4\.0
+ Ability to work up to 25 hours per week during the academic year, and up to 40 hours per week during the summer
+ U\.S\. citizenship

Additional Requirements:

+ Skill and/or education in writing, editing, oral communications, some graphic design, and audiovisual communication
+ Skill and/or education in public speaking, communication planning and/or government relations, photojournalism, or web design


+ Demonstrated ability to bring together complicated messaging from a variety of sources and create a clear concise communication
+ Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships with peers, customers, and leaders

Department Description:

Matrixed Communications supports a variety of internal customers with communications professionals providing outstanding communications including program communication planning and execution, technical writing and editing, and document control services\.

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 withamazingimpact 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 schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical 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:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted L\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

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 the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

About Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy. With main facilities in Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA, Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.