Internship in Polymer Technology

Recruiter
Location
Baden-D├Ąttwil,Aargau,Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Oct 2016
Closes
30 Nov 2016
Ref
CH59675211_E1
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The Insulation & Polymer Technologies group at the Swiss corporate research center focuses on the development of innovative insulation solutions to be implemented in the next generation products of ABB. Currently, we are looking for motivated students to join our multidisciplinary team of researchers. Internships would start beginning of March 2017 with a duration of 6 months (in exceptional cases up to a maximum of twelve months).

Tasks:
- Take part in current research projects studying innovative polymeric materials and production processes
- Gain experience in the field of polymers and electrical insulation applications
- Conduct independent research
- Evaluate and present test results to the team
- Documentation of results

Requirements:
- Currently pursuing a degree in materials science/chemistry or similar discipline (completion of at least 6 semesters); official enrolment is essential
- Broad understanding of materials with focus on polymers or polymer composites
- Fluency in English, written and spoken
- Enthusiastic, self-motivated, and self-reliant
- High sense of responsibility