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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Masters Intern - Safeguards Internship Program (SIP) in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 311347

Directorate: National Security

Division: Operational Systems & Technology

Job Description

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is seeking an ambitious, high-caliber student working on a Master’s degree for an assignment within the Safeguards Internship Program (SIP), funded by the National Nuclear Security Administration. Our project work focus on nuclear safeguards and improving international capabilities to deter, detect, and interdict nuclear weapons or illicit technology. The candidate will work side-by-side with top leaders in the nonproliferation community to support technologies and policies to help U.S. allies develop the infrastructure to thwart nuclear terrorism. Learn more about SIP at http://www.pnnl.gov/nsd/ngsi/.

* WHEN APPLYING *

In order to have a complete application package, when asked to upload your resume, the three (3) listed items below are required and must be uploaded correctly. Upload one (1) PDF file that includes the following:

  1. A letter of interest

  2. Current resume or CV with references

  3. Unofficial transcript for all current and past degrees.

APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE THE ITEMS ABOVE IN ONE (1) SINGLE PDF FILE WILL BE DISQUALIFIED AS INCOMPLETE.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must be matriculated/enrolled in a Master's program at an accredited college or university. Minimum GPA of 3.25 is required.

U.S. citizenship required.

Preferred Qualifications

Must have an undergraduate degree in and be enrolled and matriculated in a master’s degree program in one of the following areas:

Electronics

Computer programing

Interest in radiation detection and safeguards

Preferred experience with field programmable gate array (FPGA).

Preferred familiarization with radiation detection.

Special/Hazardous Working Conditions or Environment

Will be working with small radioactive sources.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at jobs.pnnl.gov.

Please be aware that the Department of Energy (DOE) prohibits DOE employees and contractors from participation in certain foreign government talent recruitment programs. If you are offered a position at PNNL and are currently a participant in a foreign government talent recruitment program you will be required to disclose this information before your first day of employment.

Directorate: National Security

Job Category: Master's and PhD Level Internships

Group: Nat'l Security Prof Leadership

Opening Date: 2020-11-05

Closing Date: 2020-12-04

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