Analytical R&D Intern in Carlisle, PA at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 2/22/2018

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    Carlisle, PA
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Job Description


Job Summary:

Carlisle Construction Materials Incorporated, a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology has an opening for an Analytical R&D Intern, for the 2018 summer at our Carlisle, PA location.  This position will assist Carlisle’s R&D Department on several analytical research projects.          

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Review and research project background and status with mentor
  • Develop method in headspace and VOC analysis
  • Conduct analytical evaluations and quantification
  • Make novel observations
  • Collect and interpret data
  • Draw sound conclusions based on data analysis
  • Summarize work and write SOPs
  • Present project reviews before colleagues and peers


  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as SOP’s, ASTM’s, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Hands-on experience with separation techniques is preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Must demonstrate excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and have the ability to manage several projects at one time

Required Education:

  • A junior or senior enrolled in an accredited four year institution
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA required
  • Major in chemistry, polymer science or materials science
  • Experience with separation techniques is a plus
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Previous internship experience a plus

Candidates must be available to work full-time the entire duration of the internship: May 2018-August 2018.  A formal presentation to an internal audience will be required at the completion of the project.


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