Laboratory R&D Technician Intern

In its 42nd year of creating the toughest and most dependable products on the market, Pelican Products remains the global leader in the design and manufacture of both high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems. Pelican is proud to be offering a 9-week Summer Internship Program from June 11th to August 10th. Interns will typically work 32 hours per week and have the opportunity to receive hands-on work experience and participate on special projects. Interns will also attend presentations by Pelican leadership as well as participate in special networking and social activities.

The Laboratory R&D Technician Intern position will conduct testing and collect results data for lightweight roto-molded case characterization testing including drops, vibration, pressure and immersion testing. You will also have an opportunity to research and recommend improvements for both products and processes, as well as gain exposure to related Production, Technical Packaging, Product Management and R&D efforts. To qualify for this internship, you should have basic Mechanical Engineering skills as well as very good analytical, verbal and written communication skills. You should also be organized, methodical, detail oriented and have the ability to author reports. Proficiency in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint is necessary. Students majoring in Engineering are encouraged to apply.

Preference will be given to children and relatives of Pelican employees, but external candidates will be considered if we are unable to fill positions. Candidates should be actively attending college and entering into their junior or senior year of college in Fall 2018. If you are selected to move on to the next step, you will be sent an invitation on or around May 14th to participate in either a phone, video or in-person interview. Internship offers will be sent out the week of May 24th.

Pelican Products, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Springfield MA

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