Summer/Fall Semester R&D Intern – Albany, NY
BullEx is an innovative technology company devoted to utilizing SMART technology to develop life-saving products, with offices in nine countries. We are looking for a high energy, self-motivated R&D Intern who is ready to make a positive contribution to the team the moment they begin working with us. This is a full-time internship for the Spring Semester.
R&D Intern – Albany, NY
The R&D Intern’s primary responsibility is to provide assistance to our Albany, NY office R&D Department to develop new products. This assistance may be for engineering disciplines including Electrical, Mechanical, or Manufacturing. The tasks will vary depending on your talents and skills as well as the needs of the company. The right person is more important than the area of study. Previous R&D Interns have been the lead designers for new products!
The candidate must be able to work with limited oversight and direction. Most projects will be open ended but will have with firm deadlines. The candidate must not be afraid to step out of their comfort zone and engage in different areas of engineering and design. Frequently the path to the answer is not clear or direct. Creativity and strong engineering judgment are required.
The R&D Intern will report directly to the R&D Project Manager and work with Engineers, Designers, vendors, and occasionally with shop personnel. Finding and talking with vendors will be an important part of this job.
Typical tasks may include researching or sourcing mechanical or electrical components, researching different technologies, and determining what manufacturing processes or techniques are appropriate.
The R&D Intern will assist with design of electro-mechanical systems and also assist with fabricating prototypes.
Troubleshooting and critical thinking will be required on a daily basis. The R&D Department has a fast paced environment where creativity, action and results are rewarded.
The R&D Intern may also help bring prototype products to production. This may include creating drawings in AutoDesk Inventor, creating bills of materials, writing procedures, and writing quality assurance documents.
The R&D Intern must possess a High School Diploma and be enrolled in a college or university engineering program as a sophomore, junior, or senior as a full time student. A GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher is preferred.
Apply Here https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=4932191 if you are interested in an exciting new career opportunity with a global company.
BullEx is the world-leader in fire and safety training systems and products headquartered in Albany, NY. BullEx develops manufactures and markets propane-driven fire training props, smoke generators, fire safety trailers and hazardous materials training tools for safety professionals and first responders. BullEx serves a global customer base of fire departments, military installations, institutions, corporate organizations and training companies from multiple offices around the world. Our mission is to develop the best fire training products possible to enhance the safety of the global workforce.
BullEx/LION is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/V/D. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse screening.