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Intern - Chemistry

Post Date:Jan 03, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:1/3/2018Salary:
Location:US-PA-New Kensington Job Reference:22096BR

Job Description:
The intern will gain exposure to a variety of analytical chemistry techniques in a robust research and development analytical laboratory setting. The intern will be cross-trained and capable of performing analyses in multiple areas within the Analytical Chemistry department. Areas of focus will include compositional, organic, and thermo-physical property techniques. Key projects the intern will support include method development for particle size distribution analysis and comparison of suspension matrices and method development/validation for Archimedes density testing.
  • Flexibility to perform sample preparation and testing in multiple areas within Analytical Chemistry.
  • Operate advanced laboratory instrumentation; acquire routine maintenance and troubleshooting skills.
  • Document work in laboratory notebooks, log books, and LIMS reports.
  • Ability to follow established SOPs, SWIs, and other technical standards and procedures. Ensure adherence of test methodologies to Arconic quality requirements.
  • Clear and effective communication and collaboration with Analytical Sciences' staff and ATC customers.
  • Exhibit strong problem solving skills; work independently or with technical experts to perform method development and/or instrument troubleshooting.
  • Communicate progress/results verbally or through written detailed technical reports and presentations
  • Demonstrate a strong focus on safety, including compliance with Arconic's EHS policies.

Basic Qualifications

  • Sophomore or Junior
  • Currently enrolled in a BS program majoring in Chemistry or Biochemistry
  • Computer skills with Microsoft Office software.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.

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