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About the placement

You will be involved in the a large project to re-design bio safety cabinets. First stage of the project is designing, testing and building the hardware for the new product. It needs to be capable of offering new features and improve remote accessibility of the on-site scanning and testing validation.  

Work arrangements

  • Start date: Late September, 2022.
  • Part Time for 6 to 9 months. The specific details of this can be discussed with the Industry Partner.
  • Remuneration: $25/hour on a temporary contract with the Industry Partner.
  • Location: Minto, NSW

Desired capabilities

  • A good understanding and experience in designing hardware, circuitry and systems.
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Mechatronic Engineering
  • Experience with electrical and/or mechanical design will be beneficial.


  • Must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
  • Must be in your penultimate or final year of an undergraduate degree.
  • Must agree that the Intellectual Property developed belongs to the Industry Partner.

About the Industry Partner

The Industry Partner has manufacturing capabilities in both its main headquarters and in local branches across Australia. The advantage of this local manufacture is fast lead times and flexibility to make non-standard products as required. The warehousing operations in each branch maintain stock of the high-demand filter products such as standard-size panel filters, replacement filter bags and standard HEPA filters. These ‘ex-stock’ inventories in each branch are based around the filtration needs of the local area. The high-efficiency filters, filter modules and large filtration units are manufactured in the Head Office factory in Sydney NSW. All design, engineering & manufacturing functions of the Industry Partner operate to a standard set of operating procedures and quality-assurance policy that is centrally managed and regularly audited.

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If you are interested in this internship, please submit your EOI and CV online through the Student EOI webform and please specify CODE0015d.

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