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Sustainability Co-Op/Intern

INFICON is a leading provider of innovative instrumentation, critical sensor technologies, and Smart Manufacturing/Industry 4.0 software solutions that enhance productivity and quality of tools, processes, and complete factories. These analysis, measurement and control products are essential for gas leak detection in air conditioning/refrigeration and automotive manufacturing. They are vital to equipment 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. Other users of our vacuum-based processes include the life sciences, research, aerospace, packaging, heat treatment, laser cutting and many other industrial processes. We also leverage our expertise in vacuum technology to provide unique, toxic chemical analysis products for emergency response, security, and environmental health and safety.

Location
United States, NY, East Syracuse
Job type
Intern
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Job Description

We are looking for a sustainability intern who is studying in Biology, Botany, Environmental Sustainability, Environmental Restoration, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Wildlife Biology, Landscape Architecture, Urban Planning or a related field to join our team. As part of the Green team, you will support the company by helping to further our 2023 sustainability goals.

Qualifications

Job Summary Overview:

  • Will work with a multidisciplinary team of scientists and engineers to research, develop and implement various sustainability initiatives
  • These initiatives include waste, water and energy reduction, as well as improving the biodiversity and green space at the East Syracuse campus
  • Be an agent of change, working with a motivated team to realize our 2023 sustainability goals

Job Requirements:

  • We are looking for a sustainability intern who is studying in Biology, Botany, Environmental Sustainability, Environmental Restoration, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Wildlife Biology, Landscape Architecture, Urban Planning or a related field to join our team. As part of the Green team, you will support the company by helping to further our 2023 sustainability goals.
  • Familiarity with basic sustainability concepts
  • Open to learning and being coached
  • Must be able to take direction
  • Must be be a self-starter and comfortable initiating conversation with new people, being diplomatic and seeking information wherever it may reside

Education Required/Licenses/Certifications/Skills:

  • Enrolled in a technical program or accredited college pursuing a degree or certification in studying in Environmental Sustainability, Environmental Restoration, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Landscape Architecture, Urban Planning or a related field to join our team.
  • Applicants who have graduated within 6 months from the start of the internship will also be considered
  • Project management and lead experience is considered beneficial
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral
  • Familiarity with graphic arts and video processing applications like Canva and Adobe Creative Suite desirable

Additional Information

For New York, the expected salary range for this position is between $20.00 and $26.00 per hour. The actual compensation will be determined based on experience, location, and other factors permitted by law.

INFICON provides a dynamic work environment that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our employees experience on going green initiatives, flexible work hours, and a variety of health and wellness programs.

INFICON’s forward thinking approach offers countless opportunities to design, support, and manufacture a diverse product portfolio that expands globally. Our Lean and Agile work environment offers a competitive compensation, relocation assistance, a discretionary bonus and generous employee benefits; major medical, dental, health, vision, 401K, vacation and sick time, tuition reimbursement and more!

INFICON, is committed to ensuring that our online application process provides an equal opportunity to all job seekers that apply without regard to race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, gender, age, protected veteran status, disability status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic. A notice describing Federal equal employment opportunity laws is available here and here to reaffirm this commitment. 

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