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2/13/2018
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Intern - Electrical Science & Experiments Technical Undergrad Summer
Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Job Description

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The Electrical Sciences and Experiments Department is seeking a student intern with background/interest in high voltage science, power electronics, controls, or experimental electromagnetics\.

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

+ Support a range of projects in electrical breakdown, advanced power systems, and qualification
+ Assist in the assurance of safe and secure operations that are consistent with ES&H and security requirements
+ Work within a dynamic team environment

Required:

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

+ Currently attending and enrolled full time \(or scheduled to graduate in the spring\) in an accredited undergraduate program
+ Minimum cumulative GPA of 3\.0/4\.0
+ Ability to work up to 40 hours per week during the summer
+ U\.S\. citizenship

Additional Requirements:

+ Demonstrated course work in calculus, physics, and chemistry

Note: If you have not yet started your undergraduate program, please apply to a high school intern position\.

Desired:

+ Analytical, research and problem\-solving skills
+ Willingness to work in the laboratory environment that includes high voltage, pressure, laser, non\-ionizing radiation, chemical, and mechanical hazards
+ Ability to work effectively in a team
+ Excellent written\- and verbal\-communications skills, including the development and delivery of presentations and reports

Department Description:

The electrical Sciences and Experiments Department is a multidisciplinary research and development group supporting NNSA Defense and Work for Other \(WFO\) Programs\. Our capabilities include experimental electromagnetics, the design and manufacturing of advanced power electronics, compact high current drivers, electron beam accelerators, x\-ray sources, development and analysis of advanced materials and components, and plasma physics\. The Department employs a comprehensive research approach that includes analysis, simulation, and hardware verification\.

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:

This position does not currently require a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted security clearance\.

Sandia will conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record checks, and employment and education verifications\. Further, employees in New Mexico must pass a U\.S\. Air Force background screen for access to the work site\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause access to be denied or terminated, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

If hired without a clearance, and one subsequently becomes required or you bid on positions that require a DOE\-granted security clearance, a pre\-processing background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications may be conducted prior to a required federal background investigation\. Applicants for DOE\-granted security clearances must be U\.S\. citizens and be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate DOE security clearance as required for the position\.

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.

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