Polymer Materials Intern

Function:  ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT
Requisition ID:  2588
Location:  Middletown, PA, US, 17057
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Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Employment Experience:  Less than 1 year
Travel:  None

 

Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $13 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity’s internship program is designed to provide interns with real world experience to enhance classroom knowledge. Uniquely crafted assignments and meaningful projects provide interns with a challenging 10 – 12 week experience. Interns will gain exposure to senior leadership and be given professional development opportunities. At the end of the summer, interns will be provided the opportunity to pursue full-time placement within TE Connectivity.  

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Working in the Middletown, PA Corporate Technology Materials group, the successful candidate will contribute to new 3D polymer materials and process developments. They will be expected to:

  • Be familiar with relevant aspects of polymer engineering, materials or simulation approaches
  • Support evaluations of process capabilities and material properties
  • Document findings in PowerPoint / Word
  • Contribute to ideation for development projects
  • Share project findings in team presentations

 

The candidate should: 

  • Be familiar with materials processing / characterization operations
  • Be able to maintain effective project documentation
  • Be capable of working collaboratively within a team environment
  • Be a 3rd/4th year or Graduate student in Chemistry / Materials Science
  • Have research experience applying polymer science / engineering / simulation methodologies, preferably with working knowledge of 3D printing processes
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in Major

Internships with our team are expected to result in the execution of a limited scope project. This project may be associated with larger programs or be stand-alone.

The work provides the opportunity for students to gain an appreciation of the ways that they can apply their academic background to commercially relevant problems, to better understand how to define project objectives and to learn about the scope of opportunities within TE Connectivity.

Competencies

  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


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