Undergraduate Student Jobs at TRIUMF

Current Undergraduate Student Job Postings:

Job Number
(Date Posted)
Title of Project Period of Work Application Deadline
TR18-2-2
(2018-01-11)
Title: ARIEL stable atom source research student
Project: Stable "Mass Marker" Atom Sources for ISOL Targets
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-3
(2018-01-11)
Title: Integration and testing of the CANREB RFQ, Pulsed Drift Tube, and EBIS
Project: CANadian Rare-isotope facility with Electron-Beam ion source (CANREB) project
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-4
(2018-01-11)
Title: Atom trap for beta decay Research assistant
Project: Improvements in spin-polarization of laser-cooled atoms.
May-August
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-5
(2018-01-11)
Title: ATG/Nordion/Life Sciences electric power distribution analysis
Project: ATG/Nordion/Life Sciences Facility Arc flash hazard assessment
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-7
(2018-01-11)
Title: Particle physics with ultracold neutrons - student project
Project: Development work for the UCN source and the neutron EDM experiment
summer term 2018-01-22
TR18-2-10
(2018-01-11)
Title: Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy at ISAC
Project: GRIFFIN
May to August 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-11
(2018-01-11)
Title: TIGRESS Undergraduate Research Assistant
Project: TIGRESS
4 to 8 months based on mutual agreement
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-12
(2018-01-11)
Title: Nuclear Medicine Target Research Assistant
Project: Ac-225 production target development
May - Aug 2018 2018-01-22
TR18-2-13
(2018-01-11)
Title: Researcher in theoretical/computational subatomic physics
Project: First principles theory for exotic nuclei with connections to neutrino and dark-matter physics
4-8 months
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-14
(2018-01-11)
Title: Cyclotron Controls Coop Student
Project: Cyclotron Controls Module Testing
Four month term. Extension will be evaluated.
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-16
(2018-01-11)
Title: Muon Beamline Simulationist using TRANSOPTR and G4Beamline/GEANT4.
Project: Simulating, designing/optimizing Muon Beam delivery on M9H and M9A.
At least 4 months with extension possible
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-17
(2018-01-11)
Title: Simulations and experiment development for the TRIUMF UCN source and the neutron EDM project
Project: Simulations and experiment development for the TRIUMF UCN source and the neutron EDM project
May-August 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-18
(2018-01-11)
Title: 3D CAD analyst (electro-mechanical) / Scientific computing
Project: ARIEL Target Stations - High Voltage & Thermal simulations and analysis
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-19
(2018-01-11)
Title: Cryomodule Engineering Student
Project: Cryomodule Development
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-20
(2018-01-11)
Title: Superconducting RF (SRF) Development Student
Project: Heat treatment studies of SRF resonators and Beamline Installation
May 2018-Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-21
(2018-01-11)
Title: E61 R&D Analyst
Project: Development and simulation of the E61 multi-PMT photosensor
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-22
(2018-01-11)
Title: Electronics firmware/hardware developer
Project: BL1A Protect Monitor Electronics upgrade; E-Linac Faraday Cup electronics;
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-24
(2018-01-11)
Title: Summer undergraduate research in dark matter detection theory and detection.
Project: Evaluating the dark matter neutrino floor
May - Aug 2018 2018-01-22
TR18-2-26
(2018-01-11)
Title: ARIEL-II Mechanical Testing and Structural Analysis student
Project: Validation and design improvement of prototype target vessel designs at PHI stand.
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-27
(2018-01-11)
Title: Web Developer
Project: Beamline Layout Web App
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-28
(2018-01-11)
Title: Assistant to the Beam Lines Group
Project: Mechanical assistance to Beamlines Group technologists.
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( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-30
(2018-01-11)
Title: Mechanical Designer
Project: ARIEL II Design Support
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-31
(2018-01-11)
Title: Nuclear Medicine Research Assistant
Project: 228Th/212Pb generator production and radiolabeling
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-32
(2018-01-11)
Title: Communications Assistant
Project: Office of Strategic Communications
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-33
(2018-01-11)
Title: Beta-radiation detected NMR Physicist (Co-op)
Project: Setup of the beta-radiation detected NMR (bNMR) spectrometer at ISAC/TRIUMF

( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-34
(2018-01-11)
Title: Upgrade of the ATLAS detector at the LHC
Project: Upgrade of the ATLAS Muon System with Large Area Small Strip Thin Gap Chambers
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-35
(2018-01-11)
Title: Programmer Analyst
Project: Work Permit and Timesheet applications
May - Aug 2018
( possible 4-month extension )
2018-01-22
TR18-2-36
(2018-01-11)
Title: ATLAS data analysis summer student
Project: Measurement of gauge boson couplings in ATLAS data from the Large Hadron Collider at 13 TeV
May - Aug 2018 2018-01-22
TR18-2-37
(2018-01-11)
Title: Beam Optics and Recommissioning of the M11 beam channel
Project: Beam Optics and Recommissioning of the M11 beam channel
May - Aug 2018 2018-01-22

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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