Research Assistants - Deep River Science Academy (DRSA)
Looking for a job in research in Science, Nuclear Engineering, Environmental Science or Forestry...The Research Assistant Position will interest undergraduates, who have completed at least one full year of an undergraduate program in Science or Engineering, and is looking for a job in research in Science, Nuclear Engineering, Environmental Science or Forestry.
Participants work in one of our research partner facilities. Our partners include Atomic Energy of Canada Limited, National Research Council, and Natural Resources Canada, among others. Under the direction of a scientist or engineer, participants are assigned an original research project, and follow through each stage of the project to the completion of a comprehensive report. For a six week period, participants also mentor/tutor two high school students who participate in the project and earn high school coop credits. Research areas include: chemistry, physics, nuclear science and engineering, nanotechnology, biology, forestry or environmental sciences.
Work experience Locations:
* Chalk River, Ontario
* Deep River, Ontario
* Registered in Full-time Undergraduate Bachelor Program
* Completed at least one year of Science or Engineering
* Maintain a minimum average of B+
* Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
Rate of Pay: starting at $11.50/hr
Work Experience Duration:
* 15 - 16 weeks (start May 1/08)
For further information visit our website www.drsa.ca or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-800-760-3772.