We are working on a challenging and incredibly exciting vision: Bringing reliable sustainable pure water to a thirsty world!
Engineering work is crucial to our achieving this vision.
We are looking for an Engineering Intern to join our team at Desolenator, to build a PVT testing set up, to allow us to test PVT panels inside our lab.
This role provides practical lab experience for students following an engineering course at MBO or 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.
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 running a lab and pilot facility.
Build a PVT test set-up that can function in the lab and allows us to test the efficiency of our PVT panels
Support team members with developing their ideas and their test protocols.
Supporting the engineering team with equipment preparation and setting up the equipment for experiments.
Adhere to and instill all safety protocols on others.
Maintain the lab environment and equipment to ensure test and experiment readiness.
Coordinate with the lab manager in many day-to-day activities.
What we are looking for
Student in the following courses: MBO Technicus, Associate Degree Engineering or BS in various Engineering specialties, such as mechanical or electrical engineering
A resourceful and imaginative team player with previous hands-on technical experience who can operate mechanical tools
Someone who enjoys tinkering and improving products, tools and just about anything he or she gets her hands on
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.