NJ Employer Research & Development Internship- Orthopedics Research Team, Summer 2018 (Paid Internship) in Edison, New Jersey

Welcome page Returning Candidate* Log back in! RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT INTERNSHIP- ORTHOPEDICS RESEARCH TEAM, SUMMER 2018 (PAID INTERNSHIP) Job Location US-NJ-EdisonType InternCategory Research & DevelopmentJob ID 2018-3211 OVERVIEW/RISKS The MTF BIologics (MTF), the nation s largest tissue bank, changes lives by connecting donors with surgeons and transplant recipients. As a non-profit service organization, MTF is dedicated to providing quality tissue through a commitment to excellence in education, research, recovery and care for recipients, donors and their families. Since our inception in 1987, MTF has recovered more than 60,000 donors and has distributed more than 3 million grafts for transplantation. The Research and Development organization within MTF strives to maximize the donor gift by designing and developing new ways of using and processing musculoskeletal tissue as grafts or combined with other materials to create novel medical devices. Research scientists and engineers work together with surgeons to determine the needs of the recipient, and provide them with safety and efficacy data to support the appropriate use of the grafts. RESPONSIBILITIES Scope: This intern will be responsible for supporting projects in the orthopedics research team Summarize the primary function of the position: Responsible for supporting engineering by conducting experiments related to process development, testing and evaluating new tissue prototypes and performing biochemical and cell assays, cell culture and/or mechanical testing. Maintain safe lab environment by following universal precautions and R&D lab SOP. Describe the major elements of the position in order of importance: * Execute scale up experiments of R&D feasibility projects to production * Assist with processing tissue for Marketing support studies * Perform research efforts as require (e.g. literature searches) and compile summaries of all relevant information QUALIFICATIONS ****At this time, we are requesting resumes of students in MTF\'s 2018 Summer Internship Program. If you meet the following guidelines for a summer intern, please submit your resume. Based upon your education, interests, and abilities, your resume will be shared with the appropriate hiring manager. Thank you!*** Prerequisite for all MTF Summer Interns: * Must be currently enrolled in a 2 or 4 year regionally or nationally accredited college or university. Student must be a continuing student through the fall of 2018 at a minimum. Graduating College/University Seniors are not eligible unless they are enrolled in a graduate program. * Students must be able to work MTF's standard business hours of 8:15am-4:30pm EST, Monday-Friday * The program is expected to run from 06/04/2018-08/17/2018; students should be available during this entire 10 week period. * Students may be immediate family members of employees of MTF, but it is not required. Internship positions will be filled based upon company need and student skill set/education. We having 5-7 students join us for the summer of 2018. Job Qualifications (education, certification, experience, knowledge, skills, physical requirements) * Completion of two to three years college credit toward engineering degree (mechanical, biomedical, materials). Must be currently enrolled in a degree program. * Experience with mechanical testing, biochemical assays and/or cell culture and laboratory practices through course work or internship. * Ability to analyze and interpret the experimental data. * Basic computer skills. * Good organizational ability, good communication skills, and ability to work independently as well as with others.OPTIONS Apply for this job onlineApply Share Refer this job to a friendRefer Sorry the Share function is not worki