Biomedical Engineering Intern

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Company Name: 
Esperança
Company Location: 
1911 W. Earll Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85015

Internship Description: 

Reports To: International Program Director

Time Commitment: Varies

Summary: The Biomedical Engineering Intern will support with high-level program management projects focused on improving access to clean water, improved housing, food security, health education, disease prevention and treatment in Bolivia, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Ecuador, and Peru. This work is accomplished through our international partners and surgical missions.

Primary Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Assist with sorting, inventory, and packaging of donated medical supplies and equipment  
  • Assist with researching donated equipment purpose and values
  • Assist in data collection and process improvement for Access database
  • Assist with testing and diagnostics of biomedical equipment, when available
  • Assist with additional program tasks as determined by Program Director


Desired Qualifications: 
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  • Highly organized and extreme attention to detail
  • Proficient in Word and Excel, experience with Access a plus
  • Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license required
  • Experience in a clinical setting is a plus


Preferred Majors: 
All
Hours Per Week: 
10 hours minimum
Closing Date: 
October 31, 2020

Application Instructions and Contact Info: 

Please submit a cover letter and resume to International Program Director, Anna Ortiz at anna@esperanca.org

*Esperança will only accept applications for the fall, spring, and summer semesters during the following dates:

  • Fall: June 15 - 30
  • Spring: October 15 - 31
  • Summer: February 15 - 28


Semester: 
Spring

Compensation: 
Unpaid
Desired Academic Year: 
Freshmen
Sophomores
Juniors
Seniors