Intern in Testing - Measurements and System Analysis (100%)

Ready to join a team of visionaries who is dedicated to solving one of humankind’s greatest challenges?

Get to know Climeworks

Climeworks removes CO₂ from the air to fight global warming and protect future generations to come.

We develop, build and operate direct air capture (DAC) machines which capture CO₂ directly from the air. The captured carbon dioxide can either be recycled and reused as a raw material or completely removed from the air by safely storing it underground, permanently.

Founded by engineers, Christoph Gebald and Jan Wurzbacher, Climeworks was built with a mission to inspire 1 billion people to remove CO₂ from the air, and is now the leader in carbon removal technology.

A true climate pioneer, Climeworks is featured as a TIME100 Influential Company 2022 and Global Cleantech 100 Company 2022, driving a revolutionary technology engineered to solve the most pressing issue of our time.

We foster a dynamic environment and are building a global purpose driven team. We are looking for disruptive thinkers, passionate achievers and inspiring leaders that are ready to take on the world’s greatest challenge.

Will you join us? 

Your mission

Job description
  • Your mission at Climeworks is to support our measurement & system analysis team in the optimization of measurement systems on different test facilities.
  • You help to prepare new experimental setups for testing of new sensor configurations (conceptual & hands-on).
  • You evaluate test data and document the results.
  • You perform analysis of measurement systems, assess potential sources of systematic errors, and identify potentials to reduce the measurement uncertainty.
  • You perform market research for alternative measurement methods.
  • You support our calibration team in documentation of sensor data and planning of internal & external calibrations.

Your story

  • You are motivated to complete a 6-month internship with us. The internship starts February/March 2023.
  • You have completed a bachelor’s or master’s degree in mechanical engineering, physics, process engineering, material science (or equivalent).
  • You made some first experience in testing in an academic or industrial environment.
  • You have sound knowledge in thermodynamics and fluid dynamics.
  • You are creative, reliable, willing to perform and have a structured working style.
  • You enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment, as well as independently.
  • You have the ability to work with unknown or lacking information, bringing high flexibility and/or adaptability.
  • English and German skills required.

What we offer: A horizontal organization, a great team, an improvement-oriented approach, and a scale-up venture with an innovative technology. Sounds like you? We are looking forward meeting you! Apply now by filling in the online application form and uploading your complete dossier to our careers portal:

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