We are working on a challenging and incredibly exciting vision: Bringing reliable sustainable pure water to a thirsty world!
Desolenator is a rapidly growing startup that is revolutionizing the desalination industry with its patented solar thermal technology. As a company dedicated to
delivering net-zero water at scale, Desolenator’s desalination approach is modular and containerized, making it ideal for deployment in remote locations. By harnessing both solar-generated electricity and heat, Desolenator aims to provide communities and businesses with fresh water that is sustainable and environmentally friendly.
An internship role provides practical R&D experience in a young and dynamic environment for students following an engineering degree at University level and will be fixed to a period of 3-6 months. You will be based at our lab in Maastricht, to gain first hand working experience in an R&D lab.
Research Topics for Internships
We are currently identifying additional internship topics for Q3 & Q4 2024. Watch this space!
What you can achieve
Be a crucial part of bringing reliable and sustainable pure water to people who most need it
Collaborate with an enthusiastic and mission driven team of engineers in an inventive and resourceful start-up environment
Gain experience and expertise in real life modeling.
These are very much dependent on the research topic but we expect all our interns to be able to draw up a research plan and outline what support and help they require.
Coordinate with the lab manager in many day-to-day activities.
What we are looking for
Student in the following courses: MS or BS in various Engineering specialties, such as chemical, process engineering, mechanical or electrical engineering
Specific software skills depending on the topic selected and some previous internship experience
A team player who enjoys company and working within a fun and energetic free-thinking team
What you can expect from us:
We are a small team working on an innovation that we believe will bring water to a thirsty world and change the outlook for those most in need. As part of this exciting project, we promise that you will get to:
- Enjoy a mission-driven and enthusiastic work culture with lots of freedom in the way you organize your work.
- Combine state-of-the art engineering with the potential to change the world.
- The opportunity to learn from and interact with our talented team.
- Work in the beautiful, historical and multi-cultural city of Maastricht.