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Biomed Engineer Intern

Status: Volunteer/Intern (unpaid)
Hours: TBD
Reports To: Manager of Biomedical Engineering
Location: Far Rockaway, Episcopal Health Services

Positon Overview

This internship program offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the exciting field of biomedical engineering. You will work alongside experienced engineers on real-world projects, applying your knowledge of engineering principles to the development of medical devices, diagnostic tools, and other technologies that have the potential to revolutionize healthcare.

Essential Functions

  • Assist senior engineers with various tasks related to medical device design, development, and testing.
  • Research and analyze biomedical engineering concepts and technologies.
  • Conduct experiments and collect data to evaluate the performance of medical devices or prototypes.
  • Prepare technical reports and presentations to document findings and recommendations.
  • Stay up-to-date on advancements in biomedical engineering through research and participation in relevant workshops or seminars (optional).
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment, adhering to safety protocols.


  • Gain valuable real-world experience in a dynamic and growing field
  • Work on cutting-edge projects that have the potential to make a real difference in people’s lives
  • Learn from experienced professionals and mentors
  • Develop technical and professional skills applicable to a biomedical engineering career

Qualification/Skills Required

  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field
  • Strong foundation in engineering principles, including mechanics, materials science, and thermodynamics
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Bonus Points for

  • Experience with troubleshooting computer hardware and software.
  • Familiarity with IT ticketing systems.
  • A+ or other relevant IT certifications