Inficon Sustainability Intern in East Syracuse, New York
Req Number: SUSTA01963
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: East Syracuse, NY, United States
INFICON is a growing, global, leading provider of innovative technologies that enhances productivity and quality in sophisticated industrial processes. The products provided by INFICON are world-class instruments for gas analysis, measurement, and control and are vital to manufacturers and end-users in the complex fabrication of semiconductors and thin film coatings for optics, flat panel displays, solar cells, and industrial vacuum coating applications. INFICON is headquartered in Switzerland and has world-class manufacturing facilities in Europe, the United States and China with subsidiaries located throughout the world. This position will be located at INFICON's U.S. headquarters in East Syracuse, NY. For more detailed information about INFICON, please visit our website at www.inficon.com.
We are currently seeking a full-time summer Intern to help implement sustainability initiatives and develop the organizations green strategy. The successful applicant will work with a multidisciplinary team of scientists and engineers to research and develop energy and waste reduction programs and internal and external green space for employees. The direction of the internship may vary depending on the strengths and interest of the candidate. Problem solving and change agent skills are a must.
Special Experience or Qualifications Required
The applicant should be currently enrolled in a degree program and have completed at least 2 years toward an undergraduate degree in engineering, environmental engineering or environmental science, or landscape architecture.
Preferred Experience (not required)
Experience designing systems or products for the environment is preferred. Project lead experience is considered beneficial.
The applicant should be currently enrolled in a degree program and have completed at least 2 years toward an undergraduate degree in environmental engineering, environmental science or landscape architecture. Related majors will be considered, depending on experience. Applicants who have graduated within 6 months from the start of the internship will also be considered.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)