ME2L Student Teacher | University of Nevada, Reno (ELE:UNR)

ME2L STUDENT TEACHER | UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  

  • setting up and conducting demonstrations in classrooms
  • speaking to young “future engineering” students
  • driving the ME2L van to local schools
  • keeping the contents of the van organized
  • developing new experiments and demonstrations for K-12
  • gain valuable experience while using engineering skills
  • advance your communication skills
  • work approximately 10-15 hours a week
  • have a flexible work schedule

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Nevada Clean Energy Corps | Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy (ELE:UNR)

NEVADA CLEAN ENERGY CORPS | NEVADA GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF ENERGY

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy is hiring 10 AmeriCorps members for the new Nevada Clean Energy Corps.
The program starts January 4, 2016 and runs for one year. Participants will receive training and certification as home energy auditors, and will gain experience working with local energy companies. Members will provide free LED light bulbs and high-efficiency showerheads to ~2,000 homes in the Reno/Sparks community.
Join the renewable energy industry today! Please apply by December 11th.

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Telsa Coop/Internship | Telsa (INT:UNR)

TESLA COOP/INTERNSHIP | TESLA

Tesla is currently looking for applicants for its spring/summer coop and summer internships to be located at their Gigafactory operations.  They have identified an interest in primarily mechanical engineering students, but also electrical engineering, and chemical/materials engineering.  If you are interested in applying you must:

  • Complete the Tesla Coop Interest Sheet and send it with your most up to date résumé to Elicia Rollins at erollins@unr.edu. The college will be bundling these résumés and forwarding them to Tesla.
  • Interest sheets and résumés must be submitted no later than Monday, November 9.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Must be enrolled in a degree program the fall semester following the spring/summer coop or summer internship

Please note the spring/summer coop requires fulltime employment during the spring semester and at least part of the summer.  Three (3) coop credits will likely be available that can be used toward your degree program.  Participation in the Tesla Coop may delay your graduation.  You will need to consult your academic advisor to determine the impact on your planned graduation date.  SUMMER ONLY internship positions are typically more competitive.

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Distribution Engineer | Southwest Gas (EXP:UNR)

DISTRIBUTION ENGINEER | SOUTHWEST GAS

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The Distribution Engineer is involved in existing and new facility design and planning within Engineering. The incumbent is also involved in field decisions for the installation/construction of gas facilities. Responsibilities typically include advanced level gas engineering, project management and intermediate level supervisory role.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
This position requires three to five years of relevant work experience and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an accredited university. Area(s) of specialization may dictate a specific engineering discipline.

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Engineer Rotational Program | James Hardie Building Products (INT:UNR)

ENGINEER ROTATIONAL PROGRAM | JAMES HARDIE BUILDING PRODUCTS

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
As an Entry Level Engineer reporting to the Department Manager, you will engulf on a 1 year rotational program that is designed to give you a foundation in core manufacturing processes and build on your skill set through high-impact assignments that help us drive continual improvement in quality, cost, safety, reliability, waste, speed and delay.

The program is a 1 year commitment, broken into 3 phases.  Each phase will focus on training and development that consists of rotational assignments, formal and informal presentations, mentorship, leadership development, technical development as well as personal development of your presentation and analytical skills.  The first 2 phases allow you to gain experience in a wide variety of departments in the plant (raw materials, pre auto-clave, post auto-clave, maintenance, etc.).

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Design and Test Engineer Intern | Neo Medical (INT:UNR)

DESIGN AND TEST ENGINEER INTERN | NEO MEDICAL

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • Assist in Product Development Projects according to the company’s design control program
  • Assist in developing specifications and requirements for Products, Product Components, Tooling and Fixtures.
  • Maintain all Product and Manufacturing related Controlled Drawings and procedures.

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Annual Internship Survey

ANNUAL INTERNSHIP SURVEY – CHANCE TO WIN $100 AMAZON.COM GIFT CARD 

We invite all engineering students who attended UNR last academic year to participate in our Annual Internship Survey.  The information gathered in this survey will help measure the success of our students in obtaining jobs & internships for the previous academic year. The responses we receive will help us make better decisions about our career services functions and provide better advice to our students about opportunities and expectations for engineering internships that are critical to gaining hands-on engineering experience before graduation.

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