Special Projects Intern

American Motion Systems, Inc

Special Projects Intern

Salinas, CA +50 locations
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    You are going to like this internship if you like tinkering and building things. - Do you like building things? Working with your hands? - Do you like running experiments like Mark Rober to find the optimal solution? - Want to work at a place that will enhance your experience for college apps or career? AMS is looking for someone with a can-do attitude to put effort into running various projects from development, testing and prototyping. You will have the opportunity to learn: - Developing, building test stations and testing product - Thermal shock and vibration testing - Working with vacuum chambers - -40C or -80C temperatures to +300C - 3D modeling and other rapid prototyping strategies - Product development - Database development - Organizational structure - Quality Systems - How to write engineering test reports - and more Responsibilities: - Running experiments and various tasks while documenting the work - Willing to learn and implement the learning Special Projects Intern Requirements: - Green card or US citizenship status required - Valid work permit - Show interest in Physics or Chemistry - Reading and writing basic English - Good oral communication - Basic internet research and computer skills - Ability to work with minimal supervision Starting wage: $15 to $20 per hour pending experience Hours: Part-Time up to 16 hours per week Benefits: Amazing boss, great flexibility with potential to grow Who we are: AMS is a startup company that provides motors for satellites and other defense markets. It is a spin-off of a larger motor company and leverages that relationship for supply and engineering. Opportunity for growth in a new company is from the ground up. The company has a million-dollar investment ready to deploy into the business, and customer orders in the pipeline of multi-million-dollar contracts for Space X, Amazon Satellite Group, and others.

  • Locations
    Salinas, CA • Monterey, CA • Seaside, CA • Los Altos, CA • Atherton, CA • Sunnyvale, CA • Stanford, CA • Fremont, CA • Hayward, CA • Castro Valley, CA • Livermore, CA • Moraga, CA • San Leandro, CA • Pleasanton, CA • Oakland, CA • Aptos, CA • Campbell, CA • Cupertino, CA • Gilroy, CA • Milpitas, CA • Santa Clara, CA • Santa Cruz, CA • Scotts Valley, CA • Saratoga, CA • Watsonville, CA • San Jose, CA • Lathrop, CA • Modesto, CA • Riverbank, CA • Salida, CA • Los Altos Hills, CA