Danaher Corporation R&D Intern in Pensacola, Florida
Danaher Company Description
Pall Corporation is a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, serving the diverse needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry.
Pall Life Sciences provides cutting-edge products and services to meet the demanding needs of customers discovering, developing and producing biotech drugs, vaccines, cell therapies and classic pharmaceuticals. Pall offers advanced medical technologies, which are often a patient’s last line of defense from dangerous pathogens. Pall’s food and beverage products provide critical protection from contaminants during various manufacturing steps.
Pall Industrial serves a diverse range of customers in the microelectronics, aerospace, fuels, petrochemical, chemical, automotive, and power generation industries. Pall is a key supplier to the innovative and demanding semiconductor and consumer electronics industries, and provides filtration products used in critical applications on commercial and military aerospace vehicles. Pall products are key to the reliability of industrial equipment. Pall’s engineered solutions help municipal and industrial customers address mounting water quality, scarcity and demand issues, and help energy companies maximize production and develop commercially successful next generation fuels.
Headquartered in Port Washington, New York, Pall has offices and plants throughout the world.
To learn more about Pall, please visitwww.pall.com/green.
This job is located in Pensacola, FL
NOTE: Candidate must be a full-time student in college; preference is a 3rd year student in the Pensacola, FL area
The R&D Intern is responsible for performing laboratory experiments; pilot scale experiments; collecting, analyzing, interpreting, and compiling data and results under the supervision of the R&D scientists. The R&D Intern may be required to assist the fabrication, modification, and maintenance of experimental apparatus. The R&D Intern is expected to assist in the preparation, set-up, and execution of production scale membrane casting runs and post-treatment processes.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the guidance of the R&D scientists, the R&D Intern is responsible for performing the following duties and responsibilities with minimal supervision: Calculate and prepare laboratory formulations and chemical solutions; Perform laboratory screening of new membrane formulations; Perform manufacturing screening of new membrane formulations working with manufacturing equipment and personnel during R&D pilot runs; Assist in preparation, set-up, and execution manufacturing scale experimental runs; Collect, analyze, interpret, and report data and experimental findings; Fabricate and/or modify experimental apparatus or manufacturing equipment; Assist in the development of new testing methods or procedures; Perform routine and specialized QC of developmental membranes; Provide general laboratory and administrative support including, but not limited to, inventory maintenance, safety audits, and maintenance and upkeep of the laboratory and warehouse; Perform other general support duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: The successful candidate will have the following knowledge, skills, and abilities: A good working knowledge of chemistry and polymers typically gained through formal education in chemistry, materials science, or polymer science/chemistry or related field. Industrial experience is advantageous; Good computer literacy skills—proficient with Windows, word processing, spreadsheet, database, and e-mail program operation; Good problem solving skills—the ability to analyze a problem thoroughly and develop and implement effective solutions; A strong mechanical aptitude; The ability to operate laboratory equipment; The ability to work safely with chemicals; The ability to collect, analyze, and present data and conclusions in a logical, thoughtful fashion; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; The ability to work on several simultaneous assignments while maintaining proper attention to detail.
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Job Function: Science
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-FL-Pensacola
Req ID: PAL001447