Looking for an awesome internship? Terminal Velocity Aerospace (TVA) is in need of interns who are seeking experience in the aerospace industry.
- US Citizen or Permanent Resident
- Undergraduate or Graduate Student
- Atlanta, GA
- Full-time or Part-time (at least 20 hours) for the Summer Semester (flexible hours and days to accommodate student schedules)
TVA Summer 2017 Intern
Terminal Velocity Aerospace Spring 2017 Materials Intern
Position ID: 2005
Degree Requirement: None
Experience Level: Undergraduate or Graduate Student
Type: Full-time or Part-time (at least 20 hours) for the Summer Semester (flexible hours and days to accommodate student schedules)
Salary: TBD, depending on qualifications and academic standing
Location: Atlanta, GA
Application Deadline: March 15th, 2017
Looking for an awesome internship? Terminal Velocity Aerospace (TVA) is in need of interns who are seeking experience in the aerospace industry. TVA is as subsidiary company of SpaceWorks Enterprises, Inc., located in Atlanta, GA. Interns at TVA work closely with staff members of SpaceWorks and are offered a look into what it is like to work in the aerospace industry.
This position will focus on the design, production, and testing of Thermal Protection Systems for spacecraft reentering the atmosphere. Candidates should be pursuing an undergraduate or a graduate degree in material science, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, or a related technical field. A minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale is required. The position will include material design work, as well as hands on work in the TVA lab using vacuum molds, inert gas ovens, vacuum chambers and other equipment to produce sample materials. Experience with polymers and composites, heat transfer, and programming is also encouraged.
Because of the nature of our work, you must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident to apply.
Interested in working with us? Send an introductory email, cover letter, and current resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. We like to see that you are interested in aerospace as a career so be sure to convey this in your cover letter. Please remember to reference the Position ID in your application materials. Good luck!