at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine, United States
Join the Infrastructure & Technology Project Management Office and collaborate with other Project Management professionals.Learn about and apply various project management methodologies to best manage timelines, budgets, tasks, resources & risks/issues that bring value to projects within IT.Gain knowledge on a variety of technologies as you become familiar with the systems/applications you are managing work for.Learn and manage your work using Smartsheets and other project management tools.
About Your JAXInternshipExperience
Join peers selected from Northeastern University campuses for an opportunity for professional growth and career exploration. As a Student Intern, you will receive a dedicated mentor in your departmentandconnect with yourfellowco-opsthroughNEU-sponsored activities.
Demonstrated knowledge of basic project management principles and practices
Experience using MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint); cloud-based file sharing and videoconferencing applications; and other digital workspace tools and platforms
Demonstrated skill to work collaboratively, act persuasively, and maintain confidentiality in sensitive situations.
Strong time management, organizational, strategic, and operational skills. Demonstrated experience working independently and collaboratively to solve problems, exercise sound judgment, and organize varied responsibilities
Ability to communicate clearly verbally and in writing
Create and maintain project documentation in the Smartsheets workspace.
Document risks and options to mitigate them. Raise up those to Leadership that are crucial to the project's success.
Minimum 3.0 GPA
Excellent verbal and written communication
Microsoft Office 365
Basic data analytics
Motivated self-starter that can work with minimal supervision
Basic Project Management principles
This position is available to Northeastern University students who are currently enrolled and eligible for co-op.
The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) is an independent, nonprofit biomedical research institution with more than 2,400 employees. Headquartered in Bar Harbor, Maine, it has a National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center in Augusta, Maine, a genomic medicine institute in Farmington, Connecticut, and facilities in Ellsworth, Maine, Sacramento, California, and Shanghai, China. Its mission is to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.
JAX employees work in a collaborative, value-driven, and team-based environment where the focus is on advancing science and improving patients' lives. Researchers apply genetics to increase the understanding of human disease and advance treatments and cures for cancer, neurological and immune disorders, diabetes, aging, and heart disease. JAX was voted among the top 15 "Best Places to Work in Academia" in the United States in a poll conducted by The Scientist magazine!
The Jackson Laboratory provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, mental disability, physical disability, medical condition, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, national origin, veteran status, and other classifications protected by applicable state and local non-discrimination laws.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.