Internships & Jobs of the Week: Science, Engineering, Technology, & Sustainability

Interested in a Virtual Internship with the Federal Government?

The Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) is an eight-month remote internship program for U.S. citizen students, college-level and above, who would like to make a real difference in the work of the U.S. government.  They report to their mentors at the Department of State and other federal government agencies in the U.S. and around the world by email, phone, or video chat. VSFS collaborates with federal agencies across government on this program.

Learn more and apply here!

Software Engineer at UNICOM Systems

The candidate will work alongside a team of programmers to develop and enhance UNICOM’s existing and next generation products. Software Engineers help design and architect new features and are then responsible for implementing and testing those features. They are also responsible for debugging and fixing any defects found in the product. Candidates must be articulate, fast to learn, and collaborative.

Leare more and apply here!

Software Engineer at RiskVal Financial Solutions

RiskVal Financial Solutions is looking for Entry Level Software Engineers to join our engineering team located in Princeton, New Jersey. We are a leading SaaS provider of Fixed Income and Credit Derivative trading solutions for the financial industry. We welcome computer science or engineering graduates to join us in this exciting and challenging field. This is for a full-time position, and the start date is negotiable.

Learn more and apply here.

Marketing Internship at Grow It Green Morristown

The Marketing Intern will be responsible for assisting the Development Manager with weekly promotions and graphic design. The Marketing Intern will also be responsible for weekly newsletters, social media postings, event flyers, designing promotional materials, and press release distribution. He/She may also be asked to help coordinate fundraising events. He/She should have an interest in local food systems and gardening and be personable and self-motivated. This is a great opportunity to learn how marketing and sustainability work together!

Learn more and apply here.

Full time Positions in Public Health in NYC and NJ: Contact Tracers + More

In NYC: In addition to open positions as COVID-19 Contract Tracers, there are loads of other positions at the Fund for Public Health NYC . FPHNYC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of the health and well-being of all New Yorkers.  In New Jersey: New Jersey has put out a call seeking to hire coronavirus contact tracers, a key component of Gov. Phil Murphy’s plan to slowly scale back some the near-lockdown restrictions that have been in place for months. The positions could be paid or volunteer work, according to a contact tracer registration form on the state’s COVID-19 website. Tracers would be given a 12-part course as state officials plan to have people working every day of the week in the positions.

Hackensack Meridian Health needs help in the fight against COVID-19.

Nurses, nursing support, allied health, hospitality and support services workers supporting this effort can receive per diem status within days of applying. As the safety of their team members remains a top priority, they will provide you with the appropriate protective equipment. Learn more and apply here.

Lab Technician Position at Safeguard Biosystems

Safeguard Biosystems is looking for a lab technician to join its core development lab. The ideal candidate will have a strong academic background in molecular biology as well as hands on experience with running molecular procedures such as PCR, qPCR, extractions and so on. Further, the candidate will be comfortable working as part of a team in a dynamic environment, be highly motivated, and display excellent organizational skills.

Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits offered. Learn more here!

500 Companies Hiring Students on Handshake Right Now

As more employers recruit college students online, Handshake has the tools you need to go from job search to just hired. Read more here! 

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The Launch Career Communities Internships & Jobs of the Week blog is posted every Tuesday in every career community. Be sure to check out Handshake for more opportunities. Here is more information on Understanding Job Postings: How to Stay Safe on Handshake

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Please understand that due to the fluidity of the current situation, you may discover some positions are not available.

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