Research & Development Intern

Date:  Nov 21, 2022
Posting End Date:  Jan. 13, 2023

North Charleston, SC, US, 29418

Company:  Everris NA Inc

Job Description

The Research & Development Intern will assist the Research and Development team with common and critical tasks related to product development. Through the work assigned, this position may also have limited interactions with production, quality, or marketing staff. The most common work tasks will involve general laboratory work that includes conducting analytical testing through the use of lab instrumentation and recording data. In addition to lab work, this position will be involved in various trial work within the greenhouse. Greenhouse tasks can include taking measurements, recording data, and collecting samples along with work typical to the care of plants and preparation of plants for field trials. All activities require some level of independent work.  


I'm interested!  What will I get to do in this position?

  • Collect and manage samples per R&D protocols
  • Run tests using lab instruments per testing protocols
  • Accurately collect data and record in specified electronic files
  • Assist with lab polymeric coating trials, product formulation analysis, and execution of production and field biology trials
  • Adhere to safety and environmental policies and procedures. 


What skills and experience do I need to be successful in this role?

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, Horticulture, and/or a related field 
  • Completed Sophomore year in college by the Summer of 2023
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize, multitask, and manage multiple projects with attention to detail
  • Experience using and understanding Microsoft Office software with an emphasis on Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and stand for extended periods


What will set me apart?

  • Previous experience in a laboratory setting


Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabilities

Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
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