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Entomologist Interns at Ecolab RD&E work on developing product test methods, conducting laboratory evaluations, and consulting results with team members and key stakeholders. The individual will focus specifically on the development of standard operating procedures for insecticide evaluations against common urban pests e.g. mosquitoes, cockroaches, bed bugs, large flies, small flies, etc. This project may lead to the development of new practices and protocols for the Ecolab Pest Elimination Division. The intern program is a 12 week position that starts in June and includes the development, execution, and completion of a final project and formal presentation.
Pursuit of a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Biological Sciences or related field
Must have legal authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship now or any time in the future
Demonstrated project leadership skills
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Strong communication skills
Ability to work both independently and as a team member
Sound academic training
Interest in working with insects and standard laboratory procedures