Internship - R&D Engineer
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POST DATE 9/13/2016
END DATE 12/29/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONJohns Manville is currently looking for a 2017 summer intern to work with our R&D department. We are looking for self-starters who have the desire to jump in and help JM perform at a higher level. Over the course of the summer, you will be responsible for a specific set of projects designed to challenge you and add value to JM. Due to the ever-changing nature of our department, project details will not be known until closer to the intern's start date; however the intern can be expected to:
*Prepare and test samples *Prepare formulations for pilot testing*Execute multiple projects in a short timeline *Complete mechanical testing and redesign of test methods *Provide weekly updates to management
Interns will be assigned a mentor.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS* Pursuing a bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Materials Science, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering* Completed junior or senior year of undergraduate course work and enrolled in classes for Fall 2017* Experience with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)* Ability to lift up to 25lbs
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* GPA of at least 3.0 at an accredited college or university* Experience using Minitab or statistical analysis tools* General chemistry analytical or organic chemistry coursework* Strong organizational, computer and communication skills * Willingness to learn new tools* Able to meet commitments and deadlines* Enjoys working in a high paced team environment* Committed and passionate for results* Able to communicate effectively with team members and management* Must have excellent writing skills
The Johns Manville Internship Program is designed to provide challenging and fulfilling work in your area of expertise. We also offer additional opportunities from community service events, social outings, and intern seminars to allow you to give back, network, and gain a broader understanding of JM and its functions. We take a holistic approach to your development and are committed to providing a valuable experience for both you and the company. At the conclusion of the summer, all interns will have the opportunity to present their achievements to functional leaders at our headquarters in Denver, Colorado.
We encourage you to find out why interning with us is such a rewarding experience by checking out the internship page on our website and apply today!
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
JM has a long history of sustainable efforts and strives to continually improve our sustainability practices through a focus on innovation, productivity and leadership that ensures we meet the needs of current stakeholders without sacrificing the needs of future generations. For additional information please read our Sustainability Report