National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Job Title:Internship (Year Round) Undergraduate Electrical Engineer
Description: **Posting Title**
Internship (Year Round) Undergraduate Electrical Engineer
CO - Golden
Intern (Fixed Term)
**Hours Per Week**
This position supports the Energy Systems Sensor Laboratory. Work includes performing sensor testing, using existing laboratory equipment, evaluating sensor data, constructing test devices, and documenting test results.
Support the work in the Energy Systems Sensor Laboratory and other components testing on an as needed basis. The job duties include:
- learning laboratory test procedures
-performing tests using the sensor test apparatus in the Sensor Systems Laboratory
-collecting data from testing operations
-analyzing data from testing operations
- documenting data analysis in NREL Technical reports or other formats
-assisting in the design and construction of test devices
- completing required safety training and other NREL training requirements
-conducting work in accordance with NREL safety requirements
**Required Education, Experience, and Skills**
Must be enrolled as a full-time student in a degree granting program, or graduated in the past 12 months from an accredited institution. Internship period cannot exceed 12 months past graduation. Minimum of a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. Please Note: Before interview selection, you will need to provide unofficial transcripts to verify GPA and full time enrollment.
Be sure to attach your current transcript (unofficial transcripts are acceptable) on the Submit Attachments Page during the application process in order for your GPA and student status to be verified.
Additional Required Knowledge, Skills and Attributes
Experience working with large transportation based data
Programming experience with MatLab.
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The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is a leader in the U.S. Department of Energy’s effort to secure an energy future that is both environmentally and economically sustainable. With locations in Golden, Boulder and Washington D.C., NREL is the primary laboratory for research, development and deployment of renewable energy technologies in the United States. The NREL mission is to develop renewable energy and energy efficient technologies and practices, advance related science and engineering, and transfer knowledge and innovation to address the nation’s energy and environmental goals.
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