Summer Intern- Materials and Chemistry

Date: Nov 15, 2023

Location: Oakdale, MN, US

Company: Carestream Health

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Carestream is a worldwide provider of medical imaging systems and solutions; x-ray imaging systems for non-destructive testing; manufacturing of film and precision contract coating services for a wide range of industrial, medical, electronic and other applications—all backed by a global service and support network. Carestream’s diagnostic imaging technology systems are at work in 90 percent of hospitals worldwide.  

At Carestream, we offer a global perspective and a world of opportunities for people who have the desire to make a positive impact. Join our global team of 3,000+ professionals!


Position Summary:

As a Materials and Chemistry Intern, you will have a unique opportunity to work on industry leading medical imaging
films alongside world-class Scientists. We are seeking highly motivated students who are actively pursuing a Bachelor’s
degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Science or related field. You will gain real world experience to
solve challenging problems, learn lab evaluation techniques, and collaborate with resources across the country. This is
a paid internship in Oakdale, MN and the company will not provide housing assistance.

Position Responsibilities:

• Partner with a development Scientist on at least one assigned project
• Participate in trouble-shooting current problems.
• Conduct media testing and analyze results
• Document lab tests and results
• Present accomplishments and learnings from internship at the completion of the Summer.

Required Skills & Education:

• Current Bachelor's degree candidate seeking a degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Science or
related field. Must have completed a minimum of two semesters prior to starting internship (Freshman year).
• GPA 3.0 minimum
• Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
• Must have ability to function well in a lab environment
• Good written and verbal communication

Desired Skills:

• Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills.
• Statistical analysis software knowledge (JMP, Minitab)
• Excellent proactive work ethic and attention to detail
• Demonstrates excitement working with Chemistry

Work Environment:

Office and Chemical Lab

Physical Requirements:

Standing: 1-25%
Walking: 1-25%
Sitting: 76-100%
Bending: 1-25%
Lifting up to 20 pounds: 1-25%
Lifting 20-35 pounds: 1-25%
Lifting 35-50 pounds: 0%
Lifting 50-100 pounds: 0%
Carrying, Pushing or Pulling: 1-25%

Carestream is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Carestream is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Applying for a job with Carestream

All applicants must complete the on-line application process. Carestream is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please click accommodations

Requisition ID: 3637 

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