Undergraduate Student Jobs at TRIUMF

Current Undergraduate Student Job Postings:

Job Number
(Date Posted)
Title of Project Period of Work Application Deadline
TR19-1-1
(2018-09-12)
Title: Atom trap for beta decay Research assistant
Project: Improvements in spin-polarization of laser-cooled atoms.
January-April 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-2
(2018-09-12)
Title: Development of Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer for Spintronics Applications
Project: Broadband Radiofrequency Techniques for Investigations of Magnetic Thin Films
Jan - Apr 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-3
(2018-09-12)
Title: Particle physics with ultracold neutrons - student project
Project: Development work for the UCN source and the neutron EDM experiment
ideally Jan - August 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-4
(2018-09-12)
Title: Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy at ISAC
Project: GRIFFIN
Jan - April 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-5
(2018-09-12)
Title: Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy Undergraduate Technical Assistant
Project: Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy at ISAC
4 months
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-6
(2018-09-12)
Title: PET target research assistant
Project: PET target development
Jan - Apr 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-7
(2018-09-12)
Title: Researcher in theoretical/computational subatomic physics
Project: First principles theory for exotic nuclei with connections to neutrino and dark-matter physics
4 months
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-9
(2018-09-12)
Title: Cryostat R&D Student with CMMS
Project: R&D of Control Scheme and Designing of Cryostats used in MuSR and beta-NMR.
Jan - Apr 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-10
(2018-09-12)
Title: Detector R&D Student with CMMS
Project: R&D of GHz speed Particle Detectors used in MuSR and beta-NMR.
Jan - Apr 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-11
(2018-09-12)
Title: PMT Test Facility Researcher
Project: PMT Test Facililty

( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-12
(2018-09-12)
Title: TITAN Coop Student
Project: Controlling advanced ion manipulation
4 mo
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-13
(2018-09-12)
Title: 3D CAD analyst (electro-mechanical) / Scientific computing
Project: ARIEL Target Stations - High Voltage & Thermal simulations and analysis

( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-14
(2018-09-12)
Title: Cryomodule Engineering Student
Project: Cryomodule Development
Jan-April 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-15
(2018-09-12)
Title: Superconducting RF (SRF) Development Student
Project: Heat treatment studies of SRF resonators and Beamline Installation
Jan-April 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-17
(2018-09-12)
Title: Assistant to the Beam Lines Group
Project: Mechanical assistance to Beamlines Group technologists.
4 months
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-20
(2018-09-12)
Title: CANREB Beam dynamics student
Project: CANREB Nier-spectrometer commissioning
Jan - Apr 2019 2018-09-24
TR19-1-21
(2018-09-12)
Title: Contributing to TRIUMF's new ultracold-neutron source and neutron EDM experiment
Project: TRIUMF ultracold advanced neutron source and EDM experiment (TUCAN)
Jan - Apr 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-22
(2018-09-12)
Title: CANREB Winter Student
Project: Commissioning of the ARIEL-CANREB facility at TRIUMF
January to April 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-23
(2018-09-12)
Title: High Level Application Developer
Project: TITAN Beam Envelope Development
Jan - Apr 2019
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24
TR19-1-24
(2018-09-12)
Title: Communications Assistant
Project: Office of Strategic Communications
4 months
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-09-24

Application Procedure:

To apply for any of these postings, you must submit one application for each and every job for which you wish to be considered.

An application consists of a:

  • covering letter
  • resume
  • transcript of all post secondary grades

The TRIUMF Job Number must be clearly indicated in the covering letter and applications must also clearly indicate the number of academic terms completed (i.e. terms, semesters, or quarters) and the number of work terms completed (or the equivalent).

These jobs are available to eligible students from an accredited post secondary institution in Canada. To be eligible, the student must be a Canadian Citizen or a Permanent  Resident. Foreign students may  apply, provided they have temporary resident status, where required, and are eligle to obtain a work permit.

 

Posting Schedule:

For Work term Work Period Jobs Posted
Summer May -> August January
Fall September -> December May
Spring January -> April September
  • Jobs are posted around the middle of the indicated month and applications are accepted until the application deadline. You must apply early!
  • Postings not associated with the Co-Op cycle are very rare, but will be listed on this page if and when they become available.

Please direct any inquires to student@triumf.ca

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