Process Engineering Summer Internship 2017

Job Description

As an engineer, your work will directly impact both manufacturing and research at the company. As part of the close-knit NuMat team, you will get the opportunity to collaborate across functional and organizational lines.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Improve workflow by designing and constructing new process equipment.
  • Assist research by building new analytical tools.
  • Reports directly to the Lead Engineer.

About You

  • You’re pursuing an undergraduate degree in chemical or mechanical engineering.
  • You’re comfortable with reaction kinetics, heat and mass transfer, PID control, and adsorption.
  • You know about pressure, temperature, and flow measurement techniques.
  • You’re interested in learning to build pilot equipment.
  • You enjoy working in a laboratory environment.
  • Most importantly, you’re willing to learn!

About NuMat

NuMat is an award-winning technology company committed to enabling fundamental performance shifts in gas storage and separation. NuMat is focused on commercializing metal-organic frameworks (MOFs), a class of high-performing sorbents that can be tailor-designed at the atomic level for specific uses. NuMat's unique capabilities are based on key technological advancements in computational design, laboratory synthesis, and large-scale production of MOFs, which has enabled NuMat to rapidly prototype full-scale products with strong market interest. To date, NuMat has identified materials that show significant promise in the storage of natural gas, electronic gases, oxygen, and industrial gases, as well high-value gas separation and purification.

Location

At NuMat's main office in beautiful Skokie, IL.

Interested?

Send us an email with your resume and we'll get back to you to continue the discussion.