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About the Position

Production Intern:
You will report to the Director of Manufacturing to help with activities including, but not limited to:

  • Antenna assembly and test
  • Inventory management
  • Filing and organizing production paperwork

Database and Website Development Intern:
You will report to an engineering lead to help with activities including, but not limited to:

  • Development of internal databases
  • Development and modi cation to internal processes
  • Development of database user interfaces

Marketing Intern:
You will report to a business development lead to help with activities including, but not limited to:

  • Development of promotional materials
  • Building a database of product photos and videos
  • Organization and documentation of product data

Administration Intern:
You will report to the HR and/or offce manager to help with activities including, but not limited to:

  • Organization of paperwork and documentation
  • Assist with front desk responsibilities
  • Data entry

 

What You Can Expect

Essential Functions

  • A fast-paced cross-disciplinary environment that requires excellent communication skills and a strong desire to take an active role in a team
  • Mentors and peers you can seek out to tackle problems cooperatively
  • Team members who will challenge you – and an expectation that you will challenge them
  • Work given to you in areas you have never studied or experienced; we need you to be open and eager to develop skills in new areas
  • A workplace where you will always have the tools you need to get the job done
  • To get your hands dirty working with team on FIRST RF products

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office, a warehouse, and laboratory environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as laptop computers and photocopiers.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus. This would require the ability to lift lab equipment, open cabinets, and bend or stand on a stool as necessary.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

Typical office hours include Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm, however these hours will vary based on workload and the manager’s discretion.  This job will require no more than 40 hours of work per week.

Travel

No travel is expected for this position.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Qualifications

  • Must have U.S. Citizenship
  • Must be 16 years of age
  • Must be able to reliably commute to our facility
  • Must have good attention to detail and the ability to spot errors and inconsistencies
  • Ability to work with a team at all levels of an organization
  • Exceptional communication skills (oral and written)
  • Comfortable in a variety of environments
  • Capable of lifting up to 20 lbs.

If you are interested in one or more of these positions, please send an e-mail opportunities@first.com and include your resume, your summer availability, and an indication of which role(s) you would like to apply for. For your summer availability, please include your possible start date, end date, vacations, and any work time limitations.

 

How to Apply

Please submit cover letter and resume to opportunities@firstrf.com.

About FIRST RF

FIRST RF is a fast-growing, multi-discipline, privately owned small business focused on engineering and manufacturing of advanced technologies - specifically in antennas and radio frequency (RF) systems. We are an energetic team empowered with world-class facilities and resources. We promote a culture which prioritizes innovation and responsiveness.  By making bold investments in the development of groundbreaking technologies, FIRST RF has fielded award-winning products ranging from revolutionary passive antennas to highly complex, active antenna systems.

AAP/EEO Statement

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual  orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualified applicants are given equal opportunity and that employment decisions be based on job-related factors.